Please Note- This event has been cancelled. The decision was made by Derry City and Strabane District Council as a precautionary measure and in the interest of the health and safety of the public as the local authority reviewed its contingency planning to reduce the risk of COVID-19 across the Council area.
Customers who have booked for this show and other events for the City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival at The Playhouse can contact our Box Office on (028)71268027 for a full refund.
The Paul McIntyre Trio & The Italian connection featuring Mike Nielsen on guitar(Dublin), Massimiliano Rolff(Genoa, Italy) double bass and acclaimed saxophonist Gay McIntyre (Derry), playing their versions of standards from The Great American Songbook.
Paul McIntyre (PhD, BMus, LTCL, PGCHEP, Dip Mus) performs regularly at international jazz festivals and for numerous broadcasters. McIntyre has held appointments as Lecturer in Music at several universities in Ireland and in the U.K. And continues his research interests both in his practice as a jazz pianist and in musicology.
In support of his artistic practices he was select recipient of the Major Individual Award by the Arts Council in 2013.
An interdisciplinary anthology titled Watching Jazz: Encounters with Jazz Performance on Screen published (June 2016) by Oxford University Press, USA features hi chapter Jazz Performance on Screen: Mediatizatiion of Gesture, Bodily Empathy, and the viewing Experience.