Current Projects

Hugh Buckley Quartet 

A vehicle for my own compositions and other jazz material.  This group features Phil Ware on piano, Dan Bodwell bass and Dominic Mullan on drums.

Hugh Buckley Group with Cello Ireland

This is a collaboration with Cello Ireland with string arrangements by the wonderful Fiachra Trench. I am really excited to be performing with this ensemble. We have performance at The Spike Festival, Galway Jazz Festival, the Sugar Club (Dublin) and the Whale Theatre, Greystones. We look forward to announcing further news and dates.


Hugh Buckley/Nigel Clark Duo

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A guitar duo with the wonderful Scottish guitarist Nigel Clark. Check out our debut recording “The Day of the Duo”.

Honor Heffernan/Hugh Buckley Duo

A vocal/guitar duo with “Ireland’s First Lady of Jazz” Honor Heffernan.  Honor and I perform material from our CD "Two Heads are Better Than One" 

Duo with Dublin guitarist Dave Whyte


Dublin City Jazz Orchestra

Big band featuring many of Ireland’s top musicians, playing original material and standard jazz repertoire. The band has featured many International guest artists including Rick Margitza, Kenny Werner, Marshall Gilkes, John Riley, Norma Winstone and Ernie Watts.

Hugh Buckley Solo Guitar

I have recently began performing solo gigs and I am really excited about developing this area of my musical journey.

"Ella and Joe" w/ Stella Bass

"Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass". 2017 was the hundredth anniversary of the birth of the great Ella Fitzgerald.  I am delighted to have performed many concerts throughout the year with songstress Stella Bass celebrating this event. We performed in duo setting ala "Ella and Joe", playing repertoire from their studio recordings and live shows. We intend to keep this one going..."The Ella Fitzgerald Story".


If you wish to book any of these acts, please contact Hugh at