Java Jazz Festival
Music and dance is an
integral part in the life of the people of Indonesia and hence
a large number of music festivals are held over here. The Java
Jazz Festival is one such festival, which is extremely famous
amongst the people of the country.
The Java Jazz Festival is held in Indonesia in the month of
May. It is more popularly known as the Jakarta International
Java Jazz Festival. This is an annual festival, which was
first launched in the year 2005. The festival basically
highlights the country’s love for Jazz music and thus the
vibrant vulture of Indonesia.
A large number of Jazz
artists from all across the world come to take part in this
fabulous event. Performers from Australia, Japan, South
America, United States of America, Europe and other countries
in Asia come to Indonesia to take part in this three-day
The programs start in
the afternoons and carries on till midnight. The Java Jazz
Festival is usually held in the Jakarta Convention Center. The
Java Jazz Festival consists of nearly 200 programs held over a
period of three days. You can attend this festival and get to hear
Jazz, soul, hip-hop, rock, Latino, ethnic as well as fusion music.
The festival is
attended by more than 47000 people, thereby making it one of the
biggest music festivals of Indonesia. Both the national as well as
the international artists get an opportunity to interact with one
another in this festival. The Java Jazz Festival in Indonesia also
offers platform to the young stars to showcase their talents. Some
of the famous artists who have performed over here include James
Brown, Eric Benet and Angie Stone.
In order to attend the Java Jazz Festival at Indonesia you need to
purchase tickets. You can go for the daily tickets or the
multi-passes. Tickets can be booked online or from the official
Thus, if you are interested in attending an international level
music festival, you can definitely go for the Java Jazz Festival.
The quickest and comfortable way to get to
Jakarta is by air and there are flights connect to Jakarta from
Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok as well as all the major cities
in Indonesia. Jakarta are serve by two airports,
International Airport and
International Airport is the main airport serving the Greater
Jakarta area. Halim Perdanakusuma
International Airport serves domestic flight of low cost
airline, private and VIP / presidential flights.
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