Just for Jazz

By Ch’ng Shi P’ng

February 2016 PHOTO ESSAY
main image
Music is an avenue to express oneself, and the passionate heady sounds of jazz allow both performer and listener to become intimately enraptured.It is this intimacy that marks the Penang Island Jazz Festival (PIJF) apart from other music festivals in the country. Since its inception in 2004, the four-day festival, which is held annually at the Bayview Beach Resort, has brought together world-class jazz musicians and local talents, becoming a huge annual “family” gathering of sorts for the many regulars...

Subscribe to our e-archive to read our older articles.

Ch’ng Shi P’ng

is still a strong supporter of the original Cheezels, Twisties, san cha pia and lemon Hacks.