Honor Heffernan – The Whistling Girl
Category - Music Date - 29/09/2017 8:00 pm
Honor will front a band of top Irish musicians. In addition to Trevor on keyboards the night will also include bassist Garvan Gallagher, Tom Jamieson on drums, Ed Deane on electric guitar, saxophonist Ciaran Wilde and Bill Blackmore on horns.
Together they will breathe new life into the poetry and prose of the great American literary icon Dorothy Parker, bringing it to new audiences in a memorable evening of music.
“I shall stay the way I am, because I do not give a damn!” – Dorothy Parker
Trevor Knight has composed music for more than 80 theatrical productions including the award winning “Catalpa” with Donal O’Kelly. His band Auto da Fé with singer Gay Woods released 3 albums in the 1980’s. He has toured and recorded with artists such as Philip Lynott, Donovan, Camille O’Sullivan, Roger Doyle, Luka Bloom and Paul Brady.
Trevor became a member of Aosdana – Ireland’s state sponsored academy of creative artists in March 2007.
Honor Heffernan has been performing as both a singer and actress for over 30 years. As a singer her versatility and superior vocal ability means she is comfortable singing anything from Jazz and Blues to Rock and Folk. She has three solo albums to her credit – ‘Chasing the Moon’, ‘Fire and Ice’ and ‘The Other Side’ – and most recently released ‘Two Heads Are Better than One’ – a duo album with guitarist Hugh Buckley.