UBUD VILLAGE After a skipped year of 2020 , UVJF did its very successful ‘revival’ in October 2021 with all restrictions and limitations and aligned with all of the pandemic protocols. Even though was a small and presented only national line ups, Yet, it became a milestone of the return of jazz concerts, festivals and live music in Bali and Indonesia.
This year, UVJF is ready to jazz up the island again and this one is going to be the 9th year consecutively.
Taking place at ARMA Museum, Pengosekan, Ubud on Aug 12th-13th 2021, UVJF is starting to invite international line ups again a long with the travel relaxations policies and flight connections availability.
This was further strengthened by the selection of the Ubud Village Jazz Festival as one of the events that passed the Kharisma Event Nusantara as an International Scale Event from the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy of the Republic of Indonesia. This event is of course carried out with the provisions of the CHSE and the Covid-19 health protocol.
Taking place at ARMA Museum, Pengosekan, Ubud on Aug 12th -13th 2021, UVJF is starting to invite international line ups again a long with the travel relaxations policies and flight connections availability.
Among the line ups, we’ll have The Bernard Van Rossum Quartet (The Netherland). Bernard is a saxophone player who also teaches in some well-known conservatories of music in Europe (Amsterdam and Codarts).
He is also the founder of flamenco big band that gain so much positive feedback from the jazz enthusiasts and critics all around the world.
At UVJF he will bring his quartet to perform his recent project.
Sum Kim, a young, talented and one of the most talked about guitarist from South Korean’s new generation will also come and play at UVJF.
Graduated as a bachelor degree( under scholarship) from Berkley, and master degree, Sun Kim has colored the Korean Jazz scene with his unique, young and fresh interpretation.
From Indonesia, we proudly present Tohpati, one of the multi talented and internationally acclaimed guitarist-composer-producer, will perform with his project, Tohpati Bertiga.
The magic fingers Balawan with his Batuan Ethnic Fusion, a unique blend of Jazz, rock and gamelan.
A – 12-year-old prodigy Gev Delano from Semarang, Central Java. Indeed an Incredible electric bass player. He has a masterful of electric bass playing like he’s been playing it professionally for 30 years . Gev will collaborate with Bali’s young guns Krisna Dharmawan on Guitar, Gede Yudistira on keys and Grady Boanerges on Drums. Seeing these young guns playing together is so convincing that jazz in Indonesia will be just fine.
Another young band is PANACEA the 1st prize winner of UPH Conservatory of Music National Jazz Competition 2022. a very prestigious national competition from where incredible new talents is and will be born every year.
UPH Teachers Collab group will be also performing representing the conservatory.
There will also be Soulfeggio “Tribute to Nathalie Cole”, Warman Sanjaya & Irsa Destiwi Project and Gustu Brahmanta Ethnic Project are among the line ups from Bali. These Bali’s musos will show you that Bali always has numerous- talented- and- high level musicians.
Our lay out and deco for all festival area including the stages and the stalls is designed exclusively by UVJF organizing team, Klick Swantara and Diana Surya, who are also the CEO of Achimetriz Design.
All design ideas is projected to get the unique, cozy ambience, without leaving the local wisdom and tradition.
Last but not least, there will be some food and merchandises stalls at the venue so that UVJF will not only pampering you with great music nit also your appetite.
For more information please visit UVJF (Ubud Village Jazz Festival) official website at https://ubudvillagejazzfestival.com/
UVJF 2022 SUPPORTED By
The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy of Republic Indonesia