The Kura Kura Bali International CubMu Jazz Festival, presented by Kura Kura Bali, was successfully held on June 8-9, 2023.
he music festival took place at the Kura Kura Bali Entrance Park, located at Jl. Kura Kura Bali Serangan, Denpasar. This event marked a collaboration with Java Festival Production, renowned for its annual Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival, a highly successful music festival in Jakarta for the past 18 years.
Headlining the two-day festival are a diverse array of internationally and nationally acclaimed jazz musicians and artists. The stellar lineup includes Maurice Brown, Brian Simpson, Andien, Otti Jamalus, Tony Monaco, Balawan, Mike Del Ferro & Regu Dauna, Astrid Sulaiman with 'Straight & Stretch' featuring Nancy Ponto, Arpi Alto, Indonesian Brazilian Project featuring Peter F. Gontha, Maliq and D’Essentials, and Giacomo Turra.
Embracing the theme of 'Sustainable Ocean' or 'Segara Kerthi,' the Kura Kura Bali International CubMu Jazz Festival seeks to harness the transformative power of music to spotlight the critical role of the ocean as a source of human well-being, civilization, and livelihood.
Kura Kura Bali aspire that this music festival serves as a catalyst to unite and inspire attendees, motivating them to take action. The goal is to encourage policymakers and the business sector to stand together in safeguarding vital ecosystems, including coral reefs, mangrove forests, and seagrasses. Additionally, the festival aims to address the well-being of coastal communities and to prevent waste from polluting the ocean.
Looking forward to seeing you at the upcoming Kura Kura Bali Jazz event!