About this festival
Bray Jazz Festival is an international boutique music event taking place on the southern fringes of Dublin, on the May Bank Holiday weekend, each year.
The event has hosted performances by a broad range of leading international jazz artists, including Dave Douglas, Eliane Elias, Tomasz Stanko, Tord Gustavsen, Stefon Harris, Steve Coleman, Louis Sclavis and Richard Galliano.
Bray Jazz has also provided a platform for the presentation in Ireland of exciting new talent in contemporary jazz, and has showcased Irish concerts featuring players such as Mathias Eick, Gwilym Simcock, Marius Neset and Ambrose Akinmusire, amongst others.
Bray Jazz has been described as "one of the very best small jazz festivals in Europe."
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