A grand music called Java Jazz will be held on March 1-3, 2013 in JI Expo Kemayoran, Central Jakarta. The event entitled "Make Your Days’ n Jazz up the World," will feature more than 1500 international and Indonesian musicians with 187 performances in 17 stages.
Music Director of Jakarta International Djarum Super Mild Java Jazz Festival 2013, Eki Puradiredja said that the three-day show would be one of the most festive moments throughout 2013.
According to him, there are singers and musicians from the United States will likely join the event. One of them is Jose Stone. He will perform on Friday, March 1, 2013. Follow by Lisa Stanfield, Basia, Craig David, Jimmy Cliff, Maurice Brown, The Soul Rabels, and Kaori Kobayashi.
There are also Indonesian singers who performes like Maliq & D’Essentials, Raisa, Oddie Agam with Twilite Orchestra, Dwiki Dharmawan, Dewi Sandra, Dewa Bujana, cultivation, Balawan, Barry Likumahuwa, Benny Likumahuwa, Barry Manilow, Tompi Aksan Sjuman, The Groove, and RAN.
The number of musicians participate in the event show us that jazz lovers are growing rapidly in Indonesia.