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Derek O’Connor or ‘Doc’ as he’s known to the music world has continually

refined and expanded his talents as a solo artist whilst establishing an elite reputation as one of Irelands finest Saxophone players and as a first-

call sideman for some of the worlds major artists. Derek has toured, performed and recorded around the world with Paul Brady, Van Morrison, Chaka Khan, Wet Wet Wet, Bob Geldof, Imelda May, Andrew Strong, Heartbeat of Home, and Jeffrey Osborne to name but a few.

He has worked with many of Irelands top country, pop and rock stars

and also can be seen on Irish television every Friday night on the long

running popular TV show called ‘The Late Late show’ playing

piano and saxophone as part of the house band called the Camembert


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