“Starry Jazz Night”
A Truly Spectacular Performance by Jasmine Chen, Shanghai’s most captivating Jazz vocalist
Chinese jazz vocalist Jasmine Chen is holding a concert “Starry Jazz Night” Starry Jazz Night on 30th of September 2014. The concert is organized by Y Code Production Network and will be held at Damansara Performing Arts Center in Kuala Lumpur at 8:30 p.m.
Jasmine Chen (陈胤希) represents a rare sophistication and poise in the world of glitterati. As singer, songwriter and producer, she is known for reinterpreting Chinese folk and old songs in a jazz style. Featured in the Guardian in March 2009, her voice has been described as “soft and sensuous.”
She performs at several of Shanghai’s contemporary jazz venues such as the JZ Club and the House of Blues and Jazz; she also often renders classical performances at the Shanghai Oriental Art Centre, the Shanghai Concert Hall and the Hangzhou Grand Theatre.
Born into a family of professional folk dancers and actors, Jasmine received classical training from the age of four and later graduated from the prestigious Leeds College of Music in England.
In "Starry Jazz Night” concert Jasmine will perform several classic English jazz pieces, as well as popular Shanghai songs from the 1930s to 1950s, like "Give Me a Kiss,” "The Love I Can’t Get,” and “The Sing Song Girl”, She will also perform her original Chinese jazz songs “Beijing Air Blues," “You Tell Me" and “Tobacco".
There will also be a tribute to Lee Hsiang Lan, the legendary singer who passed away earlier this month. "I was shocked and feeling sad when I heard the news,” Jasmine said, “She had immense talent. Hope she would rest in peace.”
Jasmine is paving the way for a new generation of Chinese musicians on the international jazz scene.
Date: Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Venue: Damansara Performing Arts Center, KL
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Ticket Prices: RM93, RM133
Box office: 03-4056 0001 or 03-4056 0002
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