Saoirse, unveiling a collaboration between singer Lauren Kinsella, saxophonist Tom Challenger, violist Benedict Taylor and pianist Kit Downes, is to feature in this autumn’s Galway Jazz Festival. Exploring Irish traditional music and in part celebrating Connemara Sean-nós song, improvisation and original composition the work will be performed at An Taibhdhearc in Galway on 3 October. More

• Watch this space for more festival programme details.