Dr. Damian Evans is a double bassist and researcher who completed his PhD studies at TU Dublin where he was awarded the Fiosraigh Dean of Graduates award. A research associate of the Research Foundation for Music in Ireland, he has guest lectured at University College Dublin and has co-edited The Musicology Review (UCD). He established the Galway Jazz Club and Galway Jazz Festivals before moving to Dublin where he is established the Jazz Studies reading group and chaired the 2019 Documenting Jazz conference in Dublin. He is on the Council for the Society for Musicology in Ireland and Book Review Editor for the Jazz Perspectives journal.


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