Commenting on the death of local musician Gay McIntyre ,Foyle Sinn Féin MLA Ciara Ferguson said:
“I was saddened to hear of the death of local musician, Gay McIntyre.
“It’s quite staggering to know that his music career spanned over seven decades, working with many of the greats in the jazz scene.
“He last left a lasting legacy in Derry and will rightly be remembered as one of Ireland’s greatest jazz musicians.
“Our thoughts and sympathies are with his family, friends and loved ones at this sad time.”