A jazz-funk band led by Q Sound, also known as Marque Yong, who is a versatile and dynamic trombonist, bandleader and composer from New York.
Our very own Sabahan Blues man – Sonny Bahari will be hosting combo jam session with some of the festival’s skilled performers.
Combining the immense talents and beauty of Yuii Chan and Tan Yee Yee, the duo fills a void in the music scene yearning for something new apart from the commercial Shanghai Jazz. They sing, harmonise and dance as musical sisters reimagining the glitz and glamour of old Hong Kong and Shanghai.
Four of Tawau’s finest, most active and long-time musicians, this band have sessioned for numerous well-known Malaysian artists as well as playing at weddings and corporate events around Sabah.
Nailing it at the recent KK Jazz Talent Search, this band definitely proved their remarkable stage-presence. Trained by Professor Hanafie Mohd Imam, a Berklee College of Music graduate, this great ensemble will wow you with their undeniable talent.
Spicing it up in fusion rock with a hint of funk and RnB, the music of these established artists and musicians has reached international audiences, each in their sphere of influence.
Professor Hanafie Mohd Imam graduated from Berklee College of Music (Boston)majoring in Jazz Composition & Arranging, and at The University of Miami (Florida) he majored in Music Education & Bass Performance. Apart from academic duties and lecture halls, he performs professionally both the Traditional Malay Music (gamelan, mandolin, ukulele, asli-langgam, dondang sayang-keroncong) and the Mainstream…