Date: Friday 26th & Saturday 27th August 2011
Venue: Hua Hin Beach
Update 31.07.2011 - Breaking News - The Line Up is Here! Artists for Hua Hin's 10th annual jazz festival is finally here. A star studded press conference held in Bangkok revealed this years festivals artists and here they are just for you.
Unlike previous years where the Hua Hin Jazz Festival has had two beach stages, this year performances will take place on a single stage on the Hua Hin beach outside of Hua Hin's oldest hotel, the Hotel Sofitel Centara Grand.
Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2011 Artist Line Up
A strong song writer, excellent guitarist and winner of the 'crash the super bowl contest'. Kina Grannis will be an act not to be missed at this years Hua Hin Jazz Fest.
A jazz duo from Japan featuring Tomoko Nagashima on vocals and Kazuma Fujimoto on guitar. Their first album 'Organic Plastic Music' released in 2002 has so far sold over 300,000 copies and reached number 5 on the Oricon music chart. They have released 8 studio albums so far.
Jirapan Ansvananda has been making music and has been involved in the protection of the Thai music industry for almost 30 years. Jirapan was a co-founder of Butterfly Sound & Film Services company. He is legend in the music industry at home.
One of Thailand's first actual jazz bands. Featuring Sarayout Supunyo – Piano & Synthesizer, Choompol Supunyo – Guitar & Guitar Synthesizer, Viroj Sathapanavatr – Bass Guitar, Suttipong Pankong – Drums, Passakorn Morasilpin – Tenor Saxophone & EWI
Ford and Friends
Ford Sobchai and a select group of friends including the famous Gal Dila, Am Saowaluck, Wiyada Komarakoon and others will be coming to entertain us.
The band got together nearly 14 years ago and were formally known as TNK. Now Known as P.O.P and with more members than ever, P.O.P will treat us to their eclectic style of music.
Maew Jirasak Panphum, guitarist extraordinaire. Rock, sweet ballads and jazz are this Thai stars fortes.
'Street Jazz' with funk, soul and R & B influences. Ganesha will rock the beach.
Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2011 Bangkok Press ConferenceClick images to enlarge
Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2011 Poster
Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2011 Map
Older news - A meeting was held at the Hua Hin Sofitel, 1st June 2011 between the Hua Hin Jazz Festival event organisers, local government and business. A date was set for the Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2011. The festival will be held on this year at the much later dates of Friday 26th and Saturday 27th August 2011.
More information on this years event like performers, stages etc will be added to this page when we have it.
Warm up for the MAIN event with Jazz in June @ Hua Hin!! FREE mini concerts throughout Hua Hin Town in June 2011.
- Cicada Market: 18 June enjoy a mini-concert-style jazz in the Garden "LIVE in Hua Hin" of jazz artists such as Thailand and Ko Thet Mr. Isaac Freeman, beads, balls Wa, Steve Cannon and so on.
- PlaernWan: Every Saturday and Sunday throughout the month of June. Enjoy the casual jazz. Middle atmosphere swag yesterday.
- Baan Silapin: Two hours every Saturday afternoon with Jazz in the art gallery. With activity still a ton of great art.
- Hua Hin Market Village: Music Pop-Jazz casual style throughout the month of June to July on Saturday from noon - 2 pm Sunday afternoon from noon to three.
Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2011 TimetableACTS FOR THIS YEARS FESTIVAL HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED BUT THE TIMETABLE HAS NOT YET. THEY WILL BE ADDED HERE AS AND WHEN THEY CAN BE CONFIRMED
THIS IS LAST YEARS ACT LIST AND TIME TABLE
|Main Stage @ InterCon
|Sofitel Beach Stage|