Date: 11.9.2016 (Sunday)
Time: 3 - 7 pm
Venue: Hong Kong Cultural Centre Piazza C
Performing Arts Groups:
Veronica Nunes & Ricardo Vogt with John Abraham (Brazil/ Hong Kong)
Veronica Nunes, Ukulele
Ricardo Vogt, Guitar
John Abraham, Drums (special guest)
Veronica Nunes grew up in a musical environment and performed professionally at the age of 15. She moved to New York in 2009 and met the talented guitarist Ricardo Vogt. They started their music journey together from then on.
Sonderins (Hong Kong)
Sonia Raphael, Vocal
Ricky Wong, Keyboards
Marcus Ho, Bass
Dean Li, Drums
Soulful singer-songwriter Sonia Raphael was awarded the Best Vocalist at the 2013 Yamaha Asian Beat Band Competition (Hong Kong). New to the scene but masters of their art, the Sonderins plays up the déjà vu in their Neo Soul renditions of familiar tunes.
Terry Yau Quartet (Hong Kong)
Terry Yau, Guitar
Jeff Lehmberg, Bass
Almond Yeung, Drums
Miles Li, Saxophone
Graduated from Berklee College of Music, Terry has performed in Boston, Toronto, Taiwan, etc. The Quartet will present a mix of jazz standards and modern jazz music.
HG FunkTronic (Korea)
Kim Hong Gie, Drums / Band Leader
Kim Ha Yang, Keyboards / Vocoder
Jung Jang Min, Bass
Shin Young Ha, Brian, Trumpet
Kim Hyeing Ho, Turntables
Led by Kim Hong Gie the jazz drummer, HG FunkTronic has been providing the world with K-Jazz. They produced new style of jazz and are known as one of the busiest bands in Korea.
Idiot Fish 3 (USA)
Wally Schnalle, Drums
Hristo Vitchev, Guitar
Dan Robbins, Bass
Wally Schnalle has been playing drums for well over 40 years and has performed in numerous international jazz festivals. He has released 10 CDs of original compositions. Idiot Fish 3 is his 10th release which uses the latest computer/music technology. Intriguing compositions, virtuosic soloists and cutting edge tech come together to create an intriguing musical experience.
Other programmes of 2016 Hong Kong International Jazz Festival
(12noon – 8pm)
Presented by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, in association with Hong Kong Jazz Association
2016 Hong Kong International Jazz Festival will be held on 12-14 September 2016. For more information, please visit the official website:
Programmes are subject to change without prior notice. The content of the programmes does not represent the views of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department.