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BARRENCE WHITFIELD & THE SAVAGES

BARRENCE WHITFIELD & THE SAVAGES  Ballydehob Jazz Festival welcomes Barrence Whitfield & The Savages –  A full on Soul man coming this far West will be the spark  igniting Saturday’s Party taking the Festival Hall to new Heights.  Barrence Whitfield is a full-throttle soul screamer in the spirit of Little Richard, Wilson Pickett, and Solomon Burke. Described as the owner …

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Trio Balkan Strings

What an honour it is to have Trio Balkan Strings play the opening show of the Ballydehob Jazz Festival 2018 – This internationally virtuosic guitar trio who play in Concert Halls across the World will perform a gig at our Festival not to be missed by music lovers and aficionados The Trio Balkan Strings are Zoran Starcevic and his two …

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Closing Party 2017

This years closing part happens in Levis Corner house on Monday evening at 8ish. STEPHANIE NILLES AND THOMAS DEAKIN DUO will be playing along with ANTONI O’ BRESKEY & CONSUELO NEREA (AKA – NOMADIC PIANO DUO) and they will be joined by some friends. See you there!

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Bank Bandstand Acts

There will be acts performing at the bank bandstand throughout the weekend (weather permitting!!) Acapellabella will be playing on Sunday at 1pm and keep an eye out for various other pop ups over the weekend!!

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Sunday Market at The Festival Hall

There will be loads of music happening alongside all the stalls at the market on Sunday to keep you entertained whilst browsing. 1.30 – STEPHANIE NILLES AND THOMAS DEAKIN DUO 2.30 – THE EAST COAST JAZZ BAND 3.30 – ACAPELLABELLA There will also be Tag Archery happening on the sports field during the market and Circus skills workshops happening too!

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Jazz Mass – Sunday at 11am

There will be a jazz mass happening at Aughadown Church of Ireland at 11am on Sunday morning. Aacapellabella will be playing along with The Nomadic Piano Duo This will be no ordinary Mass – this will be JAZZ MASS!! http://www.ballydehobjazzfestival.org/artistes/acapellabella/ http://www.ballydehobjazzfestival.org/artistes/antoni-o-breskey-consuelo-nerea/

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Adult Dance Workshops Times

Suitable for Complete Novices ZERO TO HERO SWING INTRODUCTION FOR ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS Teachers: Fancy & Arnas Location: Main Hall of the Community Hall Date & Time: Saturday 15.30 -16.30 Price: €10 per person or €16 per couple Suitable for Beginners LEVEL 1 SHAG Teachers: Fancy & Arnas Location: Green Room, Community Hall Date & Time: Saturday 11 -12.30 Price: €10 What is Shag …

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Kids Dance Workshop times

We have special dance workshops for kids this year which will be led by the very talented Elisabet Monllor from Spain and they are split into 2 different age groups 3 – 6 years will take place from 11 – 11.30 on Saturday morning in the Main Hall of the Community Hall & 7 – 12 years will take place from 11.45 – …

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2017 Photo & Video Competition

Want to be in with a chance to win a pair of tickets to every headline event in the 2018 Jazz festival????? Of course you do – so send us your photographs and videos of this years festival to be in with a chance to win. Just send us your files with your details and some details of where and …

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Community Spirit at Ballydehob Jazz Festival

This years festival is gearing up to the biggest and the BEST festival we have ever dared to put on and we wanted to take the time to say a BIG MASSIVE thank you to everyone in this great community of Ballydehob  who are helping to keep the show going (and without whom it probably wouldn’t really get started at all!). …