PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN — A two-time Grammy award winner will jazz-up a weekend next month in a new Hua Hin venue accompanied by some funk, pop and mor lam sounds.
Piano and organ prodigy Cory Henry will tag along with the Funk Apostles to bring melodious jazz to the Hua Hin seaside at an upcoming Jazz Festival.
Jazz artists to join include saxophone artist Benny Golson, American jazz fusion quartet The Yellowjackets and guitarist Al Mckay’s Earth, Wind and Fire Experience. Thanachia “Pod” Ujjin from Modern Dog will perform along with leading jazz musicians united in the Thailand All-Stars Jazz Orchestra.
To breaking some boundaries, Thai soul band Soul After Six will weigh in on the jazz vibe, as will mor lam sounds by the internationally renowned Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band.
One-day tickets are 2,000 baht, and two-day tickets are 3,500 baht. Early birds can purchase two-day tickets online for 2,500 baht until Feb. 19.
Jazz up the weekend 6pm to midnight, March 24 and 25, at True Arena Hua Hin.