The city of Derry Jazz and Big Band Festival 2019 presents presents Sid Peacock & Surge Orchestra Sunday 5th May 2019 8pm

A new project from composer and musician Sid Peacock bringing together musical traditions of Ireland. Commissioned by PRSF the concert will feature classical/Irish flautist Eimear McGeown, Congolese guitarist Niwel Tsumbu and Ulster Scots piper Darren Milligan to perform with Sid’s Surge Orchestra.

Expect a high energy performance from world class performers laced with traditional styles and infectious grooves. 

The concert will also feature support from the highly acclaimed When Traditions Meet project hosted by Culturlann and North West Community Partnership.


Wildy creative, the best stuff I’ve heard in an age” Independent on Sunday

"Eimear McGeown on Irish flutes sounded expert, bending notes in ways I have never heard before."Washington Post           #derryjazzfest

Admission £6

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