3 Saturdays : 3 Kinds of Music The Galway Music Residency
- 17 November - 15 December 2018
- Tickets : This is a free event – donations are most welcome.
17th November: Floriane Blancke (harp/vocals) & a Jazz Quartet made up of Matt Jacobson , Colm O Hara, Derek Whyte, and Matthew Berrill
24th November: Aengus Hackett with Sean Maynard Smith (bass) and Niamh Regan (guitar/vocals)
15th December: Mary McPartlan (vocals) with Garry O'Briain (guitar), and Paul McClure (piano accordion)
Saturdays: 3 Kinds of Music is a unique series featuring the Galway ConTempo Quartet and some of Ireland’s best emerging and established musicians. Guest curator Matthew Berrill has created a tasting menu of classical, contemporary and Irish traditional music suited for all ages. With guest artists including Floriane Blacnkes, Aengus Hackett, Mary McPartlan and more, there is something for everyone.
This autumn 2018 series of 3 Saturdays: 3 Kinds of Music is very kindly sponsored by LK Shields Solicitors. Speaking about this new partnership the Galway Music Residency’s General Manager Maeve Bryan said: ‘we’re delighted to be working with LK Shields on this series. This wonderful organisation is dedicated to engaging with the communities in which it is located and we look forward to working with them to facilitate this.”