In its second year, this two-day eco-themed festival will feature well-known Southeast Asian musicians performing jazz, blues and a mix of other genres. The One Earth Music Festival 2012 is held on the picturesque beachfront of the Frangipani Langkawi Resort & Spa, which Gaia Discovery reviewed and reckons is a model of an eco resort in many ways. Read Gaia Discovery review of Frangipani Langkawi Resort.
Leading Malaysian jazz pianist Michael Veerapen will feature together with several other rising Malaysian stars including Reza Salleh, Liyana Fizi, Poova and Amir Yussof (Sabah) as well as Saxman Koh (Thailand), the Langkawi-assembled Panjir Warisan and the Langkawi Love Band. And more to come.
Event: One Earth Music Festival 2012
Date: Friday 2 November 2012 - Saturday 3 November 2013
Time: 6 pm til late
Venue: Frangipani Langkawi Resort & Spa, Langkawi Island, West Malaysia
Environmental Message and Activities
The festival aims to promote Langkawi internationally as an eco-friendly holiday destination and to encourage the local community to keep the island clean and green. The festival’s theme this year is the Rivers Project which is a programme to keep Langkawi’s rivers clean. Activities focussed on protecting the environment will be organised throughout the day.
Following the concert, DJs will set the temperature up a notch higher on the beach after 11pm.
For more details on ticket prices and specially priced accommodation packages log onto: www.langkawi-live.com