What's On : LiveMusic
Jazz+ : Chien & Hu's Jazz'N Folk Duo
Chien & Hu's Jazz'N Folk Duo
Thu 24-01-2019, 9:30 PM - 2 h
The second Jazz+ show in January will be hosted by Chien & Hu’s Jazz’N Folk Duo. The mixture of clean, crispy jazz vocal of Chien and thick sound of Hu’s 6-string bass creates a wide and unique sound spectrum.
Jazz Masterclass – Junko Moriya
Junko Moriya, Island Express Jazz Orchestra
Fri 25-01-2019, 9:30 PM - 2 h
Jazz Masterclass is one of the programmes of the “Jazz-Go-Central, Jazz-Go-Fringe” project, presented by the Fringe Club and Island Express Jazz Orchestra. Renowned Japanese Jazz Pianist, Composer and Arranger Junko Moriya will conduct a masterclass for the band-members. All musicians are welcome to be participants. It's open to the public to sit-in as audience.
Exordium Collective Launch – “Beaming Shadows”
Sat 26-01-2019, 8:00 PM - 1 h
It is the launch concert of Exordium Collective (“ExCo”), explores the contrast of light and shadow through the physical gestures of the musicians. The performance incorporates live electronic sounds that act as the shadow of the evening.
Formed in 2010, the Island Express Jazz Orchestra specializes in large ensemble arrangements by modern jazz composers.
Thu 31-01-2019, 8:00 PM - 1 h 15 m
The five members of Reedsonance met when they were all studying music at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. As the first reed quintet (oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, saxophone and bassoon) in Hong Kong, Reedsonance strives to push reed instruments to their limits.
Deborah and The BandExpress
Deborah Mannas, The BandExpress
Fri 01-02-2019, 9:30 PM - 2 h
Deborah will perform a host of covers plus a couple of her originals, done BandExpress style!
Jazz Workshop Vol.2 – Introduction to Music Improvisation
Sat 02-02-2019, 2:30 PM - 2 h
Presented by the Fringe Club as one of the programmes of the “Jazz-Go-Central, Jazz-Go-Fringe” project, Jazz Workshop is the training programme of the Jazz Youth Internship Scheme Phase II. This second workshop will be hosted by Hong Kong Jazz Grandmaster Ted Lo. He’ll share insights he has gained throughout his career pursuing music and practising jazz improvisation.
Retro Groovers is back at Fringe Dairy
Sat 09-02-2019, 9:00 PM - 2 h 30 m
This versatile 12-piece fusion, jazz funk, R&B, Latin, 80s disco and dance band plays a variety of musical styles, taking you back to the 80s, when bands featured horn sounds and disco dance music.
Andante Musica: Valentine’s Day Piano Duo Concert
Clarissa Wang, Gloria Shih
Thu 14-02-2019, 8:00 PM - 1 h 10 m
On Valentine’s Day, enjoy a special and unforgettable night with your loved one. Renowned Taiwanese pianists Gloria Shih and Clarissa Wang invite you to a romantic evening featuring beautiful classical pieces.
Jazz+ : SIU2
Fri 15-02-2019, 9:30 PM - 2 h
The Jazz+ show in February will also be hosted by leading local fusion band SIU2. The band will perform their original and unique music by merging jazz with traditional Chinese instruments.
The Big BandExpress emerged in 2016 under the leadership of a Trombonist and Band Director, Oliver Cura. It is a twenty-piece ensemble built around the core of the successful BandExpress.
From January to April, jazz drummer Anna Fan will be sharing her music, joined by her musician friends.
"All That Swing" is a signature programme by The Saturday Night Jazz Orchestra. Founded in 1990, it is the most authentic Swing Big Band in Hong Kong.
Machiko Sings with The Hong Kong Japanese Chorus Club
Machiko Miura (Japan), Kazuhiro Tamura (Japan), Steve Mui, The Hong Kong Japanese Chorus Club
Sat 09-03-2019, 9:30 PM - 2 h
Machiko Miura, known as “The Goddess of Liberty” in the world-famous Roppongi district of Tokyo, returns to entertain you once again with her electrifying repertoire.
The Happy-Go-Lucky Bigband, led by Japanese trumpeter and conductor Kenny Matsuura, was formed in 2010 as a rehearsal big band at a rented studio in Kowloon.
Patrick Lui is an award-winning pianist, keyboardist, composer, arranger and producer. He founded a jazz orchestra under his name - the Patrick Lui Jazz Orchestra, playing his original big band scores.