Patti Austin to Perform at the 2013 JZ Festival Shanghai – China
Patti Austin goes back to China to perform at the 9th JZ Festival Shanghai! Kicked off last September 20, this year’s edition of the JZ Festival features Jazz, Blues, Soul, Funk, R&B, Pop, Folk, Electronic, World Music and Rock. The festival will run through October 19.
Other performing artists include: Miles Davis’ guitarist John Scofield, legendary jazz fusion drummer and composer Jack DeJohnette, gifted Chinese American jazz pianist Helen Sung, Parisian trumpet virtuoso Ibrahim Maalouf, and many more.
About the JZ Festival Shanghai:
The JZ Festival Shanghai is Shanghai’s largest and longest running music and culture festival, bringing together all music styles and a forward thinking emphasis on environmental stability and promotion of creative arts.
“It’s true that foreign jazz masters are increasingly looking forward to coming to China,” said Ren Yuqing, founder of JZ Festival, which now holds events in both Shanghai and Beijing. “And JZ Festival attracts them with its high professional credibility and its notable influence.”
October 18, 2013
JZ Feztival Master Hall – Beijing
Forbidden City Concert Hall
October 19, 2013
JZ Feztival Master Hall – Shanghai
Shanghai Centre Theatre
Tickets and more info at http://www.jzfestival.com/en/2013/