The island of Penang comes alive with music at the 12th edition of the Penang Island Jazz Festival (PIJF), from 3 to 6 December 2015 Apart from the outdoor main 'jazz by the beach' stage featuring local and international performers, the festival also has a number of other supporting musical activities such as workshops, exhibitions, sunrise @ tsg, after hours jazz jam, creative Malaysia fringe stages and the 'island music forum sessions'.
The festival attracts a regional audience and has established itself to be one of the most highly anticipated and important musical festivals in Southeast Asia. This year's festival will feature the Makiko Hirabayashi Trio, Cabocubajazz, Tobias Preisig Quartet, Andreya Triana, Dos Orientales, Angelika Niescier Now Trio, Anne Paceo Yokai, Nina & The Butterfly Fish and the Penang Philharmonic Big Band.
Venue : Bayview Beach Resort, Hard Rock Cafe Hotel, Park Royal Penang
Resort and Tropical Spice Garden Penang, Penang Island
Organiser : Capricorn Connection
Contact : 012 296 7800 / 012 356 5544.