18thEdition of Surya Nepal Jazzmandu Festival begins

Kathmandu, Oct 13. The 18th edition of the Surya Nepal Kathmandu Jazz Festival is all set to bring quality jazz to Nepal, transcending boundaries, and spread the message of peace and compassion through music from October 13-19.

Surya Nepal Jazzmandu 2022, which is back after a hiatus of two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will have a total of seven performers. The jazz festival, spanning over six days, will begin with a Concert for Young Students / Music Competition at MalpiInstitute. One of the most awaited schedule of Jazzmandu, Jazz Bazaar will be held in the afternoon of October 15 where the attendees can enjoy incredible music at Gokarna Forest Resort. The event will conclude with a full festival line-up on October 19 at Hotel Yak and Yeti, Durbar Marg.

Surya Nepal Jazzmandu — which began in 2002 works to promote jazz in Nepal, bringing world-class musicians to audiences in Kathmandu. This jazz festival has reached unprecedented heights and has become one of the most awaited musical extravaganzas in Nepal. Surya Nepal Jazzmandu also strives to make the music accessible to as many people as possible by actively including free shows, educational school programs, and workshops.

It has also been promoting intercultural interactions by bringing together musicians, volunteers, fans, students, and audiences. Surya Nepal P. Ltd., one of the leading business conglomerates in Nepal & the main benefactor of Jazzmandu is committed to working & support the organizer to bring global artists & performers to entertain jazz enthusiasts of Nepal.