March 20 - 25, 2020

MEXICO CITY: The Scott Flanigan Trio at the 2020 Eurojazz Festival

The Eurojazz Festival 2020 is being held at Cenart, the National Centre for the Arts in Mexico City, over the course of three consecutive weekends in March 2020.

It will feature 13 countries from Europe who will perform contemporary jazz music at what is one of the most important cultural festivals in the country.

Scott Flanigan is one of the foremost keyboard players on the Irish jazz scene. He performs both locally and nationally, and has recently performed with Van Morrison, the Ulster Orchestra, Larry Coryell, Jean Toussaint, Jim Mullen, Linley Hamilton.

A keen composer and arranger, Scott received his Masters Degree in jazz performance with First Class Honours from Dublin Institute of Technology. In addition to performance, Scott is a highly sought after teacher of improvisation and jazz harmony, with over ten years experience in the classroom and practice room.

Scott's debut CD as a leader, 'Point Of Departure', was released in 2015 to critical acclaim, and has received frequent air play both locally and further afield.

Three of Ireland's leading jazz musicians make up the Scott Flanigan Trio - Scott Flanigan on piano, Dublin bass stalwart Dave Redmond, and acclaimed drummer Steve Davis. Combining contemporary and yet accessible original material with innovative takes on jazz standards, Flanigan's trio is one of the freshest and most dynamic piano trios in Ireland.