PIM Jazz Festival 2015



Palembang Jazz Community presents Jazz Band Competition and Music Clinic

Jazz in Palembang City, the capital of South Sumatra has been growing significantly in the past several years along with the city’s rapid growth. The city already has some jazz events both regular community event and festival, thanks to the proud jazz community called Palembang Jazz Community. Education and regeneration process are important to any of Palembang Jazz Community’s event. Following the success in the previous years, Palembang Jazz Community in cooperation with PIM-Palembang Indah Mall present an annual jazz event where the educational subject being placed up high through music clinic. Then, to increase the creativity among young jazz musicians in Palembang, there will also be jazz band competition. With great performers ready to electrify the audience, you can get all of these in an event called PIM JAZZ FESTIVAL.

PIM JAZZ FESTIVAL is set to come on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 starting 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm, taking place at Atrium Hall Palembang Indah Mall.

the Head of Palembang Jazz Community, Zaenal Hanani explained the reason behind their decision to focus on music clinic and band audition this year, that is, to find and increase the music skill of Palembang’s young talents. This event will begin with jazz band competition, open to all bands in South Sumatra. If you are interested, you can read the terms and condition, and get the registration form at Palembang Jazz Community’s Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/180517225216/.

barry likumahuwa, yohanes gondo, pim jazz festival

Meanwhile Wendy Ansa, the Marketing Communication & Event of PIM proudly explained that PIM-Palembang Indah Mall keeps their consistency of supporting Palembang Jazz Community’s activities. “This event has been in our program as an annual agenda, plus we wish to keep the PIM’s jazz image. Meaning, when people hear about jazz in the mall in Palembang, they will refer to PIM right away.” said Wendy. Also continuing the support is Bank SumselBabel.

PIM JAZZ FESTIVAL as usual is open for public and free from any charge. Music Clinic will begin after the performances of bands from competitions, coached by skillful and experienced musicians. The grooveman Barry Likumahuwa will coach the music clinic for bass, A senior musician who have been commited to jazz regeneration in Surabaya, Yohanes Gondo guards the piano and Bagus Djatmiko (BJ) on drums. Jam session with local Palembang musicians will be next and then reach the end with manic collaboration between Barry Likumahuwa, Yohanes Gondo, Bagus Djatmiko (BJ) with Palembang Jazz Community.

For more info you can contact/visit:
Palembang Jazz Community (+62 818296859/81326998110)
Twitter: @paljazzcom
FB: https://www.facebook.com/groups/180517225216/


Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Time: 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: PIM – Palembang Indah Mall


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