The Java Jazz Festival back in action. It’s their 9th edition and they ready to jazz our day again. Who doesn’t know this event? one of the biggest jazz event in the worl from our country, Indonesia. Jakarta International Djarum Super Mild Java Jazz Festival 2013 is name of the event for this time. An event who never get tired from colouring indonesian’s music sky with their charm. They always give us some surprise in every of their edition. From local musician to the international, the classic and modern, the wonderkid, the legend, even some special project who only happened in this event. Well, as a jazz lovers you wont miss this event. They too precious.

Jazz up the world is their theme this year. And such mission like this are never be impossible for them. An awesome list of artist, three days a row of jazz festival, and a super committee, nah, nothing wont distract them from quake the world of jazz.

In this year special stage, they bring us 3 amazing woman from two different generation. The 80’s with Basia and Lisa Stansfield and from the younger era, they bring us Joss Stone. They’ll come as a special show. Beside that they also have another lot, yes we mean very lot of international artist list who gonna play in java jazz this year. They are Balance and The Travelling Stone, Butterscocth, Chucho Valdes, Fourplay, Gregory Porter, James Carter organ trio, Wouter Hamel, Emily Elbert, the kenny garret quintet, the soul rebels, brian simpsin, chuck loeb, eldar djangirov, phil perry, new york voices, spyro gyta, joise james, david hellbock, fernandez4, miles smiles feat larry coryell, joey defransesco, omar hakim, daryll jones, mellow motif and so many more

Don’t forget about our indonesian with international quality musician. A super list of artist they will serve to us. A very awesome combination from a lot of jazz type, a lot of difference generation, and well, we can hail them too much, because what they had here are amazing. Look at such artist like Indra Lesmana/LLW, Calvin Jeremy, Mathew Sayersz, Andien, Sister Duke, Rumah Musik Harie Roesli ft 57kustik, Barry Likumahuwa Project (BLP), Dewi Sandra, the jongens quartet, Balawan Trio ft didiet violin and Ginda and The White Flowers. From Glenn Fredly to Sandy Winarta quartet. From Maliq n D’essentials to The Groove. Cindy bernadette, andien and heaven on earth. Where again we will find some combination of list artist like this. For more info you can check on Maret 1,2,3, Jakarta International Expo, kemayoran, be ready for the next explosive movement from new era jazz! The java jazz festival 2013! see you soon jazz people!

Written by : Handi Andhika