Dorothy Murphy’s Circleways
Dorothy Murphy has been at the vanguard of vocal jazz in Ireland for some years, highly regarded as both an improvising musician and adventurous composer. Her new ensemble Circleways marks a return to the live scene in anticipation of her forthcoming album.
Featuring musicians culled from the forefront of Irish avant garde, classical & jazz genres, Murphy has assembled a diverse group of like-minded individuals. With new compositions by both herself and collaborator Seán Óg, expect a night of probing, driving and passionate music from this unorthodox quintet. with Seán Óg (soprano saxophone) bass clarinet, tape. Kate Ellis (cello). Cormac O'Brien (bass, trumpet) and Phil MacMullan (drum kit).