The festival will feature mentors such as Benny Golson, Jeremy Monteiro and Fritz K Renold.
May 17, 2017
By James Chen
The Jazz Association of Singapore will be organising its very first Lion City Youth Jazz Festival from 22 to 27 May. The festival aims to nurture young talent and develop the skills of aspiring musicians, with the support and mentorship of international jazz legends.
It will feature mentors such as saxophonist and composer Benny Golson (USA), Music Director and pianist Jeremy Monteiro (Singapore), Guest Music Director Fritz K Renold (Switzerland), and members of the Jazz Association of Singapore Youth Orchestra (JassYO!)
The Lion City Youth Jazz Festival will culminate in a public concert at the Victoria Theatre on Saturday 27 May 2017. Do check it out.