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Guangzhou Jazz Festival announces 2017 lineup

BY :Vivien Lu, Louis Berney

UPDATED :October 27, 2017

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The Guangzhou Jazz Festival, which is to be held at the Xinghai Concert Hall from December 3 to 7, will gather famous musicians from around the world.
 
The first performance will feature acclaimed American vocalist Patti Austin, winner of the 2008 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album, followed by performances given by SC Jazz Quartet, a French band founded by famous jazz pianist and composer Olivier Hutman, and Balkanopolis, a band created by Serbian singer and multi-instrumentalist Slobodan Trkujia.
 
Xia Jia, a leading Chinese jazz pianist, Li Xiaochuan, the first Asian winner of the American Trumpet Competition, and Guangzhou's local live band Project Ace will also take to the stage in turn.
 
Renowned Chinese music producer and singer-song writer, Chang Shilei, will perform tracks from his popular studio albums at the festival's closing ceremony.
 
Tickets and discounts are now available on multiple channels.
  
List of programs
 

Patti Austin concert

Time: 8 p.m., December 3 (Sunday)
Venue: Xinghai Concert Hall
Tickets: VIP880/680/480/380/280/180/80 yuan
  
Li Xiaochuan Jazz Quintet

Time: 8 p.m., December 4 (Monday)
Venue: Xinghai Concert Hall
Tickets: VIP280/180/80 yuan
  
SC Jazz Quartet

Time: 1 p.m., December 5 (Tuesday)
Venue: Xinghai Concert Hall
Charity tickets: 100 yuan (adults)/50 yuan (students)
  
Xia Jia Jazz Quartet


Time: 8 p.m., December 5 (Tuesday)
Venue: Xinghai Concert Hall
Tickets: VIP280/180/80 yuan
  
Balkanopolis

Time: 1 p.m., December 6 (Wednesday)
Venue: Xinghai Concert Hall
Charity tickets: 100 yuan (adults)/50 yuan (students)

Project Ace

Time: 8 p.m., December 6 (Wednesday)
Venue: Xinghai Concert Hall
Tickets: VIP¥280/180/80 yuan
  
Chang Shilei pop concert

Time: 8 p.m., December 7 (Thursday)
Venue: Xinghai Concert Hall
Tickets: VIP680/480/380/280/180/80 yuan
 
Ticket and discount information

1. Ticket office: Xinghai Concert Hall, 33 Qingbo Lu, Ersha Island
2. Online tickets: www.ticket-easy.cn
3. Student discount: 50 percent off

4. Xinghai member discount: blue card holders, 5 percent off; silver card holders, 10 percent off; gold card holders, 12 percent off

5. Early bird tickets for Xinghai members (tickets bought before October 31): blue card holders, 10 percent off; silver card holders, 15 percent off; gold card holders, 20 percent off

6. ICBC-Xinghai co-branded cards: 100 yuan off for 300 yuan spent, 200 yuan off for 600 yuan spent

7. 12 percent off for clients with a Starbucks card, a Xooyo membership card, a Garden Hotel room card, a China Southern Airlines pearl card, a Jinya Garden owner card and an Oakwood Residence room card
 
Notes
1. Tickets at the lowest price and charity tickets are not entitled to discounts.
2. Discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers or promotions.   
3. ID cards or passports will be needed to enter the hall.
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