Sound Waves: Penang Jazz Fest Hits the Beach

BODY IMAGE: Hotel Jen Penang : Sound Waves: Penang Jazz Fest Hits the Beach
BODY IMAGE: Hotel Jen Penang : Sound Waves: Penang Jazz Fest Hits the Beach

Beach life just got extra chill. Penang’s acclaimed Island Jazz Festival rocks up to the beach on December 3 and 4 and a line-up of international guests heads up the main stage. So flick off your sandals, dig your feet in the sand and groove.

This year’s acts come from every corner of the globe. Here are four of our faves:

The Netherlands
Marutyri
Instrumental fusion band
Playing:10.40-11.45pm, Saturday

Sweden
Nicole Johänntgen and Peter Finc
Duo, Her: Singer/songwriter, He: Jazz saxophonist
Playing: 8.50-9.45pm, Sunday

Denmark
Mathias Heise
Harmonica player
2015 ‘New Jazz Star of The Year’ in Denmark
Playing: 9.45-10.30pm, Sunday

New York
Vladimir Četkar Trio
Guitarist, vocalist, composer
Playing: 10.40-11.45pm, Sunday