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Celebrate Jazz Music And Culture At The Royal Selangor Jazz Festival This June

Celebrate Jazz Music And Culture At The Royal Selangor Jazz Festival This June

Groove to the rhythm of Malaysia’s vibrant jazz scene at Royal Selangor’s Jazz Festival.

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Immerse yourself in jazz music and its culture at the Royal Selangor Visitor Centre this 14 July from 10am to 10pm.

With early bird tickets going for RM120 per person, you’ll groove to 17 performers across four stages, featuring Tay Cher Siang, Janet Lee, Junji Delfino, David Gomes, The Frankie Sixes, FAZZ, WVC Malaysian Jazz Ensemble and many more.

Tay Cher Siang
Cher Siang is a prominent jazz pianist, composer, arranger, and producer from
Southeast Asia. Trained initially in classical music, he transitioned to jazz during his
teenage years. Tay honed his skills under renowned teachers in the United States before returning to Malaysia. He is actively involved in jazz education at various universities, conducts master classes, and operates a private studio.

Janet Lee
Janet specialises in vintage music, regularly performing great songs from the 1920s to the 1960s. Her unique musicality, vocals and flair for languages allow her to perform a diverse range of musical genres from Broadway Show Tunes to Operatic Arias, and even Bossa Nova and Shanghai Jazz.

The Frankie Sixes
Led by Malaysia’s incredible veteran and award winning singer-songwriter Reza Salleh, this swing jazz band also counts Ee Jeng on keys and Che Wan on double bass.

WVC Malaysian Jazz Ensemble
Formed in 2006, WVC is one of Southeast Asia’s leading contemporary jazz bands. The ensemble features multiple influences, featuring Tay Cher Siang (piano), AJ
Popshuvit (bass), and Adriel Wong (drums).

The Shang Sisters
Asia’s leading Chinese female jazz trio with a penchant for Nanyang Jazz. The trio
comprises celebrated songstresses, Janet Lee, Winnie Ho, and Mian Tan.

An independent band which blends theatrical comedy, vaudeville, lues, cabaret, rock & roll, jazz, with a persona on stage–calling it Musical Pop. The band has performed
internationally, including in Tokyo, Osaka, Kobe, and Kyoto.

Junji Delfino
A gifted songwriter, singer, lyricist and composer, Junji is a renowned figure within
the Malaysian jazz and performing arts communities. She has earned both critical
acclaim and widespread popularity with her distinct sound and unique style.

David Gomes
Acclaimed pianist, vocalist, composer and music producer, David Gomes is one of
Malaysia’s leading jazz musicians. His unique approach to sound and music has been appreciated by music aficionados and industry professionals both at home and abroad.

The Jazz Festival will also include the following performers in the lineup: Az Samad, Jo Quintet, BonaHop, Jiu Shi Yi (JSY), Tan Jin Weng, Kirana Kay, Rizal Tony, Po Ann and the UiTM Ensemble.

Dive deeper into the jazz culture with an array of enticing and exciting activities, where visitors can experience the essence of jazz in its purest form.

The day promises an electrifying atmosphere where creativity and collaboration come together.

Witness the magic of musical improvisation by engaging in lively jam sessions with other festival-goers.

For those craving a bit of cinematic indulgence, the jazz film screenings promise
to whisk you away on a visual journey through the rich history and vibrant culture of jazz.

There will also be delectable food and beverage offerings from local food trucks serving up a culinary symphony, ensuring your taste buds are as satisfied.

With quizzes, rare vinyl record booths, special offers, and much more to be announced, the Royal Selangor Jazz Festival is an immersive experience that celebrates the essence of jazz in all its glory.

Tickets are on sale here at the following prices:

Early bird: RM120 per person (until 31 May 2024 only)
Normal Price: RM150 per person
Children under 12 years old: RM30 per child

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