All the beach's a stage

Travel log June 04, 2019 15:41

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Taking place in the picturesque setting of Hua Hin Beach, the Hua Hin International Jazz Festival 2019 promises to thrill music lovers with an outstanding lineup of Thai and international artists during 7-8 June. Entrance to this two day not-to-be-missed event is free.

Premier Thai saxophonist Koh Mr. Saxman will again be performing at this year’s edition of the annual festival, while The KING of Samba will bring for the first time to Hua Hin their Brazilian jazz tunes and one of the world’s best bassists Rubem Farias will take to the stage.

The lineup of Thai and international performers includes New York Round Midnight, The Shanghai Sister, The Waltz, T-Bone, J.Jazz Super Project, Beets Brothers, Deborah Brown, Mitch Frohman, Richard Jackson, Denzo Hines, Filo Machado, Jirapan Ansvananda, Pom Autobahn, Viyada Komarakul Na Nakorn, Patchara Dela, Izaline Calister, ETC. and T-Bone.

The Hua Hin International Jazz Festival 2019 will feature two stages on which some 50 concerts will entertain audiences. Between them, the artists and performers will offer music ranging from Latin jazz, fusion jazz and jazz bigband to R&B, reggae and ska pop.

The event’s main sponsors include the Tourism Authority of Thailand and Thai Airways International.

A popular beach resort offering a quieter and more laid-back atmosphere than Phuket or Samui, Hua Hin is a three-hour drive from Bangkok in the province of Prachuap Khiri Khan. Bus and train services also operate between the two points.

For more information, see https://www.facebook.com/jazzfestivalhuahin/