Indonesia’s Top Jazz Stars highlight Fantastic Bali Blues Festival 2017

27 Apr 2017

The 3rd Bali Blues Festival will attract thousands of jazz fans to the Nusa Dua Resort in South Bali on May 26-27th 2017.

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" Indonesia's most popular top jazz stars will appear in Bali at this Festival, among whom are Indra Lesmana, Gilang Ramadhan, Gugun Blues Shelter, The Six Strings, Reuni Krakatau, Cazy Horse Band, Wayan Balawan, and many more. While other talents are still on the confirmation list to participate in this fantastic event" said Head of Bali Tourism Offfice, AA GedeYuniartha. This musical event will be held at the Bukit Peninsula in Nusa Dua Bali.

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In 2016, Bali Blues Festival managed to draw between 3,000 - 5,000 international spectators, and is hoped to spike up the number this year. Jazz Festivals have become very popular across the Indonesian islands and are held regularly from beach sites to mountain tops.

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"We aim to make Bali a Blues a magnet for Indonesia, by producing an International Blues Festival for all to enjoy. Bali needs to also be renowned in producing world class events on our annual Calendar of Events, since Bali is already recognized as the Best Destination in the World, in TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice".

Each day more and more attractions are enjoyed all around Bali by travelers coming from many corners of the world. Music is a universal language that transcends differences and unites through tune, lyrics and rhythm. "By creating live performances that showcase the best Indonesian musicians joining internationally acclaimed artists we will attract more visitors from Indonesia and overseas. International music festivals will then also be a meaningful gate to the great tourism destinations that spell: Wonderful Indonesia ", commented Minister Arief Yahya, Indonesia's Tourism Minister.

So be sure to circle the dates with red ink on your calendar for the upcoming Bali Blues Festival 2017. Don't Miss It!

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