Francisco Turrisi Trio New CD launch with Turrisi (piano), Fulvio Sigurta (trumpet and flugelhorn) and Joao Lobo (drums). Unitarian Church, 112 St Stephen’s Green West 8.30pm 110 (incl CD) Honor Heffernan Heffernan sings the blues with Pat Farrell (guitar), James Delaney (keys), Jim Tate (bass), Grant Nicholas (drums), JJ Smyths, Aungier St Doors open 9pm 110 01-4752565
Saturday 15 DUBLIN
Stella Bass Quartet Jazz brunch. Café en Seine, Dawson St 2-4pm Adm free 01-6774567
The Jazz Ladds Traditional. Harp Tavern, Sligo 1pm Adm free
DUBLIN Tuesday 18 DUBLIN
Minnie & The Illywhackers Ukelele swing. Kilmainham Arts Club, Patriot Inn, Kilmainham 9pm Adm free 01-6799595 Mike Nielsen Quartet Nielsen (guitar) and James Mackin (drums) with guests. Wine Cave, KC Peaches, Nassau St 8pm Adm free 01-6336872 The Jazz Globetrotters Blue Note-style quintet. The Globe, Sth Gt Georges St 4.30pm Adm free The Merrion Gates Traditional jazz. Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel, Killiney 12.30pm Adm free 01-2305400 Sweeney’s Jazzmen Traditional jazz from Paul Sweeney (trumpet), Jim Farley (clarinet/sax), Douggie O’Brien (trombone), Chris Keanevy (piano), Jimmy McKay Bass) and Des Hopkins (drums). Sweeney’s Bar, Dame St 6-8pm Adm free 086-2600983 Jaime Nanci & The Blue Boys Sin E, Ormond Quay 5.30-7.30pm Adm free; Whelan’s, Wexford St 9pm til late Adm free Clare Finegan Quartet Finegan (vocals), Frank Fogarty (piano), Reg Lloyd (bass) and Gerry Fehily (drums). 37 Dawson St 4pm Adm free 01-9022908 Hot House Big Band Mercantile Bar, 28 Dame St Doors open 9pm 18 01-6707100 The Lounge Quartet plus guest Mainstream jazz. Leeson Lounge, Upr Leeson St 8.30pm Adm free Classical listings: Michael Dervan email@example.com
Waterfront Hall Ruby Hughes (soprano), Lucia Duchonova (alto), John McMunn (tenor), Benedict Nelson (baritone), Belfast Philharmonic Choir, UO/Celso Antunes. Handel: Messiah. 7.30pm £8-£25 048-90239955 Also Sat
NCH John Field Room New Dublin Voices/Bernie Sherlock. Carols with New Dublin Voices!