ORGANICS – HAMMOND ORGAN TRIO
Hammond Organ Trio – Organics began performing and composing professionally as a group in 1997. During this time they performed as the jam-session house band at the Cork International jazz festival. They have played extensively throughout Ireland and Internationally. Organics features musicians, Scott Flanigan (Hammond Organ), John Moriarty (Guitar) and Kevin Brady (Drums)
Organics have opened for leading International groups such as Swedish piano trio E.S.T, the legendary Herbie Hancock’s ‘Headhunters’ and electronic pioneer Bugge Wesseltoft at The 2005 Bud Rising Festival and in 2008 with the legendary Baritone Saxophonist Ronnie Cuber.
Drawing on influences from The Blues to the American songbook to a unique blend of soul and groove, this modern Hammond Organ trio perform an original mix of improvised music. Organics have a distinguished – and varied – jazz lineage, including a swinging format with an infectious beat.
The music performed will include a variety of newly arranged jazz standards from the famous Blue Note Records repertoire, and some new original groove tunes written by the trio for the event at IMMA.