Thailand Worldwide Jazz Convention
January 31 – February 2
The annual Thailand Worldwide Jazz Convention (TIJC) is a jazz music occasion initiated in 2009 by Mahidol College School of Music, aimed toward presenting top of the range jazz music to the general public and in addition providing jazz schooling to musicians (each college students and most of the people). The TIJC is held at Mahidol College and consists of three principal components: musical performances, jazz schooling actions (daytime workshops and masterclasses), and the jazz solo competitions. As well as, an academic TIJC Jazz Camp, initiated in 2013, presents individuals the prospect to fulfill, carry out with, and study from the world-class masters. For many who simply need to hear some nice world-class jazz – that includes each worldwide and Thai artists – the line-up consists of: Ozmosys That includes Omar Hakim; Javon Jackson Quartet; The Rajiv Jayaweera Quintet that includes Chris Cheek; Jorge Pardo Trio; Cherryl J. Hayes; DC Jazz Collective; Aya Sekine & The Jazz Occasion; and the Mahidol College Jazz Massive Band, Stage Band, and Jazz Orchestra. A full Three-day convention cross (for all occasions) is simply THB Three,000, whereas 1-day efficiency passes are THB 640.
Bangkok Edge 2020
When: February 1 – 2
The Bangkok Edge 2020 Pageant – the third version of this standard every-other-year occasion – will as soon as once more be collectively held on the grounds of Museum Siam and on the magnificent riverside Chakrabongse Villas. This intellectually stimulating weekend consists of greater than 50 actions, together with film screenings, photograph reveals, and live shows from main musicians reminiscent of Hugo, Phum Viphurit, Liew Ajareeya, and Hye Apaporn. Guests can even attend numerous talks and workshops with mental heavyweights reminiscent of authors and educators Peter Frankopan, Frank Dikotter, Anna Fifield, Niramon Serisakul, and Voranai Vanijaka. There will even be 9 separate e book launches, which embody the extremely anticipated Very Bangkok – Within the Metropolis of the Senses by acclaimed author Philip Cornwel-Smith, and Vanishing Bangkok, a gorgeous black and white photographic e book from Ben Davies exploring the town’s forgotten again streets and hidden neighbourhoods. And, after all, there’ll be loads of meals and beverage distributors readily available all weekend lengthy, from midday until 11pm every day. Admission is free however a Bangkok Edge Chill Move is offered for simply THB 500 which permits entry contained in the Chakrabongse Villas all through the 2-day occasion.
Bangkok Design Week
When: February 1 – 9
The third iteration of the intriguing Bangkok Design Week competition is being held below the idea of ‘Resilience: New potential for dwelling, adapt> survive> Develop’. The aim of Bangkok Design Week, at its core, is to stimulate creativity and the circulate of concepts, however not like different festivals it doesn’t happen in only one location. As an alternative, guests are invited and inspired to discover the Charoenkrung “inventive district” via a self-curated inventive path, which may encompass strolling or biking routes, and even water-borne cruises. Alongside the best way you’ll discover inventive exhibitions and open studio areas, lectures and workshops by Thai and worldwide thinkers, movie screenings and performances, in addition to some dwell music and different surprises (together with a flea market). Go to the web site for detailed details about the greater than 30 particular sights at this yr’s Eight-day occasion.