Updated: 11 Apr 2014

The rousing world harmony and resounding songs of nature returns for another year with Penang World Music Festival (PWMF) 2014. See below for complete concert and workshop schedule. In the mean time, get your tickets before they run out.

CONCERT SCHEDULE
Apr 12 (Saturday)
Official Opening
6.30PM Dance
6.40PM Opening ceremony of PWMF2014
6.45PM Bhangra Dance (Penang)
6.55PM Traditional Chinese Dance (Penang)
7.10PM Malaysian Hit List (Penang)

Night Concert
Stage 1
8.10PM OXUS (Uzbekhistan)
9.35PM Carlos Dje Dje (South Africa)
10.55PM N’Faly Kouyate’ (West Africa / Belgium)

Stage 2
7.40PM Gamelan Performance (Penang)
8.50PM Nading Rhapsody (Sarawak)
10.10PM Mohram (Malaysia)
11.40PM Culture Shot (Penang)


April 13 (Sunday)
Night Concert
Stage 1

6.15PM Kien Lim (Penang)
7PM Lin Na Guqin (China)
8.10PM Alvorada Pe Vermei (Brazil)
9.35PM Dollu Kunita (India)
10.45PM Bulgara (Bulgaria)

Stage 2
6.45PM Temple of Fine Arts (Dance)
7.35PM Davilia Trio (France)
8.50PM Dikir Barat (Kelantan, Malaysia)
10.05PM Ewa Bulhak & the Ple Ple Band
11.30PM Finale

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
April 12 (Saturday)
2PM–2.45PM Origins and Inspiration (Asia)
Learn about the origins and culture of the instruments and music of Asia.
Oxus (Uzbekhistan)
Nading Rhapsody (Sarawak)


2.45PM–3.30PM Strings Galore
Presentation and insight on various stringed instruments.
Davilla Trio (France)
N’Faly (Belgium/West Africa)
Oxus (Uzbekhistan)


3.30PM– 4.15PM Voices of the world
Beautiful vocals of different cultures.
Alvorada (Brazil)
Davilla Trio (France)
Nading Rhapsody (Sarawak)
Ewa Bulhak (Poland)


4.15PM–5PM Stomp the Streets: Part 1
An interactive session using non-musical instruments to make music.
Alvorada (Brazil)
N’Faly (Belgium/West Africa)


April 13 (Sunday)
2PM–2.45PM Origins and Inspiration (Europe)
Learn about the origins and culture of the instruments and music of Europe.
Ewa Bulhak & Ple Ple band (Poland)
Bulgara (Bulgaria)


2.45PM–3.30PM The Magic of Beat
Drums, percussions, cymbals. Anything that makes people move their feet!
Dollu Kunita (India)
Carlos Dje Dje (South Africa)


3.30PM–4.15PM Bass Masters
A mini jam session by the bassists from various bands, harmonizing their instruments.
Bulgara (Bulgaria)
Mohram (Malaysia)
Carlos Dje Dje (one member and manager)


4.15PM–5PM Stomp the Streets: Part 2
An interactive session using non-musical instruments to make music.
Mohram (Malaysia)

For more on Penang World Music Festival 2014, see website. Tickets are available on Ticket Charge.

Details

Address: Penang Botanic Gardens
Jalan Kebun Bunga, George Town, Penang.

Tel: +603 9222 8811

Website: http://www.penangworldmusic.gov.my

E-mail: info@visitpenang.gov.my

From: Apr 12, 2014  To: Apr 13, 2014

Time: 2pm (art and music workshops); 6pm onwards (concert)

Price: RM80 per person (one day pass), RM140 per person (two day pass)

Advance booking: Yes