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.
The Dirty Jewels
A band with the passion to play rock music as it should be played.
Playing rock covers from:- AC/DC; Alice In Chains; Alter Bridge; Audioslave; Billy Idol; The Cult; David Bowie; The Foo Fighters; Led Zepplin; Lenny Kravitz; Living Colour; Metallica; Pearl Jam; Pride & Glory; Queens of the Stone Age; The Red Hot Chili Peppers; Reef; Rival Sons; Royal Blood; Slash; Soundgarden; Stone Temple Pilots; Velvet Revolver; Wolfmother.
Event: KAREL KALAF TRIO, THE DIRTY JEWELS
Date: Thursday 15th June 2017
Venue: Whistle Binkies
Time : 17:00 - 03:00