Jazz-Poetry Night 2014

Guest Poet and Open-Mic videos
(also on the Ó Bhéal Youtube channel)

20th October


A class night of jazz-poetry with Patrick Cotter accompanied by Mo O’Connor, Pat Barrett and Niall Dennehy, and followed by an excellent open-mic for our 7th jazz-poetry night. The videos (filmed by Stephen O’Riordan) of both the main set and the open-mic follow.

Five Word Challenge winner Cédric Bikond with the Mo O’Connor trio

Patrick Cotter and the Mo O’Connor trio

Mais Feliz

Lady Day

Eine Kleine Geistmusik


A Tigress is …

The Singing Bichon


Open-mic poets with Mo O’Connor, Pat Barrett and Niall Dennehy

Linda Ibbotson

Woven in Paris

Patricia Walsh

extract from The Quest for Lost Éire

Frankie Griffin


Seamus Harrington


Lucia Pasquale


John McNally


Catherine Jung

poésie de la mer

Mary O’Connell


Billy Ramsell

You Ask

Ciarán MacArtain

Two Untitled poems

Afric McGlinchey

Blame the Jazz

Michael Ray


Charles Clarke

from French History

Cédric Bikond

Cédric reads Trinité by Fabrice Kofi (with English translation)

Mags Creedon

The Drums the Drums

Diarmuid Hunt


Helen Kavanagh Ronan

The Invisible Tiara

Mo O’Connor

Seán Ó Riada

Rab Urquhart

The West Awash

The Mo O’Connor Trio

with Mo O’Connor, Pat Barrett and Niall Dennehy