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Nnenna Freelon Trio & Donny Mccaslin Group at Guinness Cork Jazz Festival at The Everyman

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Sun, October 28, 2018
14:30

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Nnenna Freelon
Nnenna Freelon

vocalist

Donny McCaslin
Donny McCaslin

saxophone

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The Guinness Cork Jazz Festival are proud to present another sensational double bill with Jazz giants, Nnenna Freelon and Donny McCaslin. An afternoon of musical virtuosity is guaranteed!

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Donny McCaslin Group

Three-time GRAMMY® nominee Donny McCaslin is the leading saxophonist, composer, and musical pioneer of his generation, receiving wide commercial and critical acclaim in jazz, rock and electronica circles alike. With 12 albums to his name, McCaslin is best known for his collaboration and friendship with the late David Bowie, who tasked McCaslin to work hand-in-hand on his final album, Blackstar. “It was like a dream except it was something I never could have dreamed of,” reflects Donny. “David Bowie was a visionary artist whose generosity, creative spirit, and fearlessness will stay with me the rest of my days.” The result was Beyond Now, McCaslin’s latest album dedicated to Bowie. Since its release on Motéma Music in 2016, Beyond Now has garnered praise from Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, NPR, The New York Times, Associated Press and more. While many have discovered McCaslin for the first time since the release of Blackstar and Beyond Now, his prominent career is over 25 years in the making....

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Isaac Dugdale uploaded this event on September 4, 2018