2016.10.17 - 2016.10.23
Eastern Suburb Memory
The Umbria Jazz Music Week in Chengdu is being staged in the city, offering 62 performances by 8 groups with a total of 66 musicians from Italy at the Eastern Suburb Memory (the main venue of the event) and some other places across the city, including the Tianfu Square, West Village, Wide & Narrow Alleys, Southern Suburb Park, and Chunxi Road, etc. The Italian jazz musicians will conduct artistic exchanges with the Sichuan Conservatory of Music and Sichuan Normal University during their stay in the city.
The Umbria Jazz Festival is one of the most important jazz festivals in the world and has been held annually since 1973. The event organizer has held jazz music concerts in Beijing, Shanghai, Qingdao and Guangzhou.