5th Malaysian Jazz Piano Festival : aforadio.com

In the 5th instalment, “1st Malaysian Jazz Talent Competition” will be introduced on 20th January @ 4pm. It is now not only limited to jazz pianists but is opened to all non-vocal instrumentalists. 8 shortlisted participants consisting of students and early professionals will be showing off the talents they have under their sleeves.

“College Night” on 19th January @ 8pm featuring young and talented bands from different colleges and universities such as Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM), International College of Music (ICOM) and UCSI University (UCSI). Selected awards will be given out to outstanding performers to acknowledge their effort and talent.

All-time favourite “Piano Duets and Trios Concert” on 20th January @ 8pm will be featuring the top pianists in Malaysia with their duet and trio combinations. The final grand “Gala Concert” will be held on 21st January @ 8pm where the who’s who in Malaysian Jazz music will be featured.

We hope to build a community in which jazz practitioners can exchange their knowledge to students and amateur musician, create more learning and employment opportunity so that the industry can be self-sustain.

Date: 19 - 21 Jan 2018

Venue: Pentas 2, KLPAC

For more info, visit klpac.org