Karel Kalaf Trio
Karel Kalaf is a well-known and respected musician with exceptional international experience. With over fifteen years of professional experience, including a BA in Classical Music and Teaching from the National Conservatoire in the Dominican Republic. He was awarded the prize for Classical Guitarist of the Year in 2007 and has also produced tracks for film and radio. In 2008, he represented his country at an International Guitar Festival in Cuba and has also been invited to perform in a number of countries including the UK, Holland, Argentina, France and Spain, among others. In 2009, as the Artistic Director with the band Marel, Karel travelled to Buenos Aires on tour where he opened a concert for the legendary Juan Luis Guerra. He was also a special guest representing his country at the recent Viva América events in Madrid.
Karel plays and teaches a wide variety of musical styles including classical, rock, jazz, blues, Latin, funk and merengue. His work has been featured in films, most recently in the film El Trópico de Sangre. For a concert he played in with the world famous ensemble Los Hermanos Rosario, he was awarded the Concert of The Year in 2010 at the coveted Cassandra awards in the Caribbean.
BLUES BY FIVE
Event: KAREL KALAF TRIO, BLUES BY FIVE
Date: Thursday 7th December 2017
Venue: Whistle Binkies
Time : 17:00 - 03:00
Friday 19th January
THE HEEBIE JEEBIES, ALMA FIERA, RIPL
Saturday 20th January
FI & THE FUNKROCKERS, THE BANNED, TBC, GED HANLEY TRIO
Sunday 21st January
3 WISE MONKEYS, REECE HILLIS TRIO