Tommy Halferty has been playing guitar for the last 30 years and in that time has gained a wealth of experience performing with musicians from all over the world. He has performed in France, Spain, Mexico, Portugal, Israel, Argentina with such luminaries including Benny Golson, Lee Konitz, George Mraz, Ronnie Cuber and Martial Solal. Tommy has also been a guest lecturer at Berklee College Boston, Conservatoire de Paris, Conservatoire Salon de Provence and Conservatoire Saint-Brieuc, France. Tommy’s latest trio features One of Ireland’s leading rhythm sections Dave Redmond (bass) and Kevin Brady (drums); he has recorded 3 CDs with The Keith Copeland, ‘In Two’ with guitarist, Mike Nielsen, ‘Breathing the Air’ and ‘Anda’.
‘There are few Irish Jazz Guitarists that can deliver with gusto & taste at this level, Halferty is one of them’
€8 available online from WAV Tickets [Lo-Call 1890 200 078] (50c per ticket service charge applies on phone or credit card bookings)
AFTER THE GIG
Whelan’s Indie DJ from 11pm til late or you might even catch the end of Song Cycle, our weekly singer-songwriter showcase in the front bar (9pm, Free).