Jazz Camp

CIT Cork School Of Music, Union Quay

Come along and enjoy a terrific schedule of performances, workshops and master classes, all free of charge, at the state-of-the art CIT Cork School of Music in the centre of Cork City. It’s a Jazz Gathering of many famous international jazz educator.

The Jazz Camp is open to everyone – musicians and non-musicians. It will be of special interest to school, college, university and community big band members, plus individual musicians and educators. 

For further information email jazzcamp@questcom.ie

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Location CIT Cork School of Music, Union Quay

Time Fri 24th & Sat 25th October

Price Free Admission

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BASS IS THE PLACE

Masa Kamaguchi

Masa Kamaguchi

Location

The Bass Room

Time

Fri 24th @ 11:30

Price

Free Admission

Here’s a special session for all bass players and of interest to others in a jazz rhythm section, given by this renowned Japanese double bassist. Open to all and full of good tips.

BASS IS THE PLACE

Masa Kamaguchi

Masa Kamaguchi
Location

The Bass Room

Time

Fri 24th @ 11:30

Price

Free Admission

OPEN REHEARSAL SPECIAL

CARLA COOK QUARTET

Carla Cook

Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Fri 24th @ 13:10

Price

Free Admission

Enjoy an absorbing rehearsal as this top international group gets ready to perform key concerts at the Festival Weekend.  You will catch the group interplay and the wonderful vocal talent of Detroit’s stunning jazz singer Carla Cook. Top musicians in full flight – learn and grow with them.

OPEN REHEARSAL SPECIAL

CARLA COOK QUARTET

Carla Cook
Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Fri 24th @ 13:10

Price

Free Admission

‘SITTING IN’ ON A SESSION

DAVID O’ROURKE

DAVID O’ROURKE

Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Fri 24th @ 15:00

Price

Free Admission

What happens when you are invited to ‘sit-in’ with your favourite musician or group? Here’s how to get the most out of the opportunity with tips and more from guitarist David O’Rourke from the Jazz Standard in New York. He will draw from years of experience playing the Harlem ‘chittlin’ circuit and dozens of top jam sessions with many jazz greats. 

‘SITTING IN’ ON A SESSION

DAVID O’ROURKE

DAVID O’ROURKE
Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Fri 24th @ 15:00

Price

Free Admission

JAZZ VOCALS FOR YOU – A MASTER CLASS

LEE GIBSON

LEE GIBSON

Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Fri 24th @ 16:00

Price

Free Admission

This is an essential master class from one of Europe’s top jazz singers and educators. Lee will cover all the bases that a budding jazz singer needs – from posture to performance, from phrasing to making the song really shine. You’ll love this informative and inspiring session.

JAZZ VOCALS FOR YOU – A MASTER CLASS

LEE GIBSON

LEE GIBSON
Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Fri 24th @ 16:00

Price

Free Admission

JAZZ GUITAR MASTER CLASS

ED CHERRY

ED CHERRY

Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 11:45

Price

Free Admission

Dizzy Gillespie’s favourite guitarist will deliver a top notch session to open the Festival’s first Guitar Gathering. Here’s your chance to hear some magical guitar runs, tips and talk as Ed Cherry displays his mastery of the instrument – an amazing musician with vast international experience. The Festival’s Guitar Gathering co-ordinator is Ireland’s leading guitar educator Hugh Buckley.

JAZZ GUITAR MASTER CLASS

ED CHERRY

ED CHERRY
Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 11:45

Price

Free Admission

INSIDE A GREAT JAZZ COMBO

BRUCE BARTH & FRIENDS

BRUCE BARTH

Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 13:10

Price

Free Admission

Don’t miss this key session as some of the best names in jazz, headed by the fabulous New York pianist Bruce Barth explore the dynamics of a major jazz group in full flight. Listen, absorb, ask questions – it will also be a superb opportunity to get up-close and personal with some of the Festival stars.

INSIDE A GREAT JAZZ COMBO

BRUCE BARTH & FRIENDS

BRUCE BARTH
Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 13:10

Price

Free Admission

FLAMENCO GUITAR WORKSHOP

JOHN WALSH

JOHN WALSH

Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 14:30

Price

Free Admission

John is probably Ireland’s top flamenco guitarist and has studied in Spain as well as touring with many Flamenco ensembles. This session will explore the beauty of Flamenco music, its rhythms, its history and, above all, the guitar techniques required to deliver this vital music.

FLAMENCO GUITAR WORKSHOP

JOHN WALSH

JOHN WALSH
Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 14:30

Price

Free Admission

SOLO GUITAR WORKSHOP

DARRAGH O’NEILL

DARRAGH O’NEILL

Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 15:45

Price

Free Admission

Performing solo acoustic guitar is a daunting prospect for many. Enjoy one of Ireland’s top performers and educators in this fascinating session that will cover touch, tone, velocity and technical security. Darragh will also cover solo guitar composing and arranging.

SOLO GUITAR WORKSHOP

DARRAGH O’NEILL

DARRAGH O’NEILL
Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 15:45

Price

Free Admission

BLUES GUITAR WORKSHOP

PAT FARRELL

PAT FARRELL

Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 16:45

Price

Free Admission

Get the blues guitar lowdown from Ireland’s top blues guitarist. Pat has played with a host of bluesmen from John Primer to Carlos Johnson. His workshop will cover the many blues styles, phrasing and articulation – and getting the right equipment.

BLUES GUITAR WORKSHOP

PAT FARRELL

PAT FARRELL
Location

Stack Theatre

Time

Sat 25th @ 16:45

Price

Free Admission