Polish journalist Marek Dusza reviews the first night of 12 Points for Polish Daily national newspaper 'Rzeczpospolita'
A good way to brighten up a grey Monday in Dublin, is to look forward to a jazz-filled Friday night in Porto!
With just one week to go, things are getting hectic here in Dublin as the 12 Points crew prepare to head out to Porto, to join with the Casa Da Musica team in hosting 12 Points 2012.
We've a helluva line-up over 4 nights next week. Let's have a quick look firstly at the musical meanderings in store for next Thursday.
Festival Director Gerry Godley announces the chosen few, as nomadic jazz festival 12 Points presents the cream of young European Jazz, when its 7th edition erupts in the magnificent modern venue of Casa Da Musica, Porto from February 16th to 19th
Portuguese trumpeter Susana Santos Silva impressed at 12Points 2011 in Dublin earlier this year with her colourful contemporary compositions.
She talks to us about her home town of Porto - the beautiful location for the upcoming 12Points festival 16-19th February 2012.