What's on: Sunday, April 7

A lively fun Sunday jazz session in a beer garden, joined by some of Cork's best swing dancers, could be the perfect way to end your weekend... find out what else is on around Cork city today.
What's on: Sunday, April 7
The Lee Sessions are at the Sin É tonight.

LIVE MUSIC

Charlie's, Union Quay Lee Trad Music Sessions 3pm, adm free

One of the longest traditional music Sessions is in Charlie’s bar every Sunday. The Session is hosted by Cork’s own Sean O’Driscoll, both a sweet and rhythmic bango player and a fine hand on the old style button accordion, along with his wife Mary O’Driscoll on the fiddle. To keep the Sessions fresh and real, each Sunday features a different guest musician, an ever changing array from some of Cork’s and Ireland’s finest traditional players.

Franciscan Well Brew Pub, North Mall Brewhouse Jazz 6.30pm, adm free

A lively fun Sunday jazz session in the beer garden, joined by some of Cork's best swing dancers, this weekly event offers a relaxed end-of-weekend, with space to bop along too! With influences including Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli, Oscar Peterson and a plethora of many other jazz giants, Pinky Trolley bring a classic approach to equally classic music.

The Welcome Inn, Parnell Place The Velvetones 8pm, adm free

Tony and Audrey, another long-established act at The Welcome. Classic songs in acoustic style is the order of the day! Hits from Gilbert O’ Sullivan, Albert Hammond and Steely Dan are all performed with enthusiasm and a precision that we have gladly become accustomed to here in the bar, this coupled with the charismatic Audrey Milner has been a runaway success with our punters and is truly a gig that must be seen to be believed – not to be missed.

The Gables, Douglas St. Traditional Irish Music Session 9.30pm, adm free

The Gables is home to the “Trad Session” for over 30 years. The session has been visited by travelling musicians from far and wide with many diverse cultures. They have been tutored in all forms of music, classical, jazz, folk and blues but in some way all are drawn to the allure of traditional Irish music. They are drawn to the allure of the session.

Reardens, Washington St. Hell For Leather 1.30pm, adm free

High octane five-piece trad rock band from Cork playing all genres of music with an Irish twist! No frills just hardy ceoil.

Crawford Art Gallery, Emmet Place Music At Midday | Cork Lifelong Learning Festival 12pm, adm free

It's the first Sunday of the month so it's time for MUSIC AT MIDDAY, our partnership with CIT Cork School of Music! Join CIT Cork School of Music students for a string quartet performance. Free event | No booking necessary | All Welcome

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St. The Big Swinging Mikies 6pm, adm free

Born in the Folk House and a neighbouring apartment in Kinsale in the hot summer of 2013, the Big Swingin' Mikies are a band that was set up as a "non Saturday night" band.

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St. What's That Sound? 9pm, adm free

What's that sound are a four piece Funk and Blues acoustic outfit consisting of four well established Singer Songwriters (Joey Ryan, Pierre Morrisey, Evan Prendergast and Clare Sands).

The Oliver Plunkett, Oliver Plunkett St. Traditional Irish Dinner and Show 7pm, adm free

Upstairs at The Frisky Whiskey Bar - Come and experience the amazing The Oliver Plunkett Hooley and take part in the Traditional Irish Dinner and Show experience Sunday to Thursday from 7pm.

Franciscan Well Brew Pub, North Mall Brewhouse Jazz 1.30pm, adm free

A lively fun Sunday jazz session in the beer garden, joined by some of Cork's best swing dancers, this weekly event offers a relaxed end-of-weekend, with the space to bop along too! 

Crane Lane Theatre, Phoenix St. Mega Party Cork 8pm, adm €30/ €35.

JACEK STACHURSKY and CHWYTAK & DJ WIKTOR will perform. Tickets available at € 30 on www.bilecik.ie and www.bilety.ng24.ie Tickets at the entrance: € 35

Crane Lane Theatre, Phoenix St. Mojo Rising 11.50pm, adm free

Mojo Rising is made up of a number of dedicated and well-trained musicians, whose universal goal is to make you jump, jive, skank and ultimately, weak-limbed and sweaty.

Sin É, Coburg St. The Lee Sessions 5.30pm, 7pm and 8.30pm, adm free

The Lee Sessions is the umbrella term for all authentic, traditional Irish music sessions in Cork city. 

DJ / NIGHTLIFE

Franciscan Well Brew Pub, North Mall Monk Confessions 6pm, adm free

Come on up to our newest addition, MONK cocktail bar! Every Sunday from 6pm join Stephan (our mixologist) for board games, live music, wine specials, cocktails & Pompeii meat and cheese boards!

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