MICHAEL VEERAPEN FEAT. SAMANTHA DE LUNE
His name is synonymous with Malaysian Music, particularly in the field of Jazz where he is widely acknowledged to be the driving force behind the Jazz Scene in Malaysia. His career began in the mid 70s where he made a name for himself as an up and coming pianist having worked with some of the more popular bands like Windjammer, the Delta Band and the legendary Jazz Fusion band Vintage.
His studies at the prestigious Berklee College of Music proved to be a major factor towards making his an illustrious career, as a renowned Jazz Pianist, as a Composer, a Musical Director and his Jazz Club “All That Jazz” was an institution in and of itself, earning an international reputation for being one of the best and most significant Jazz Clubs in the Asia region.
His list of accomplishments have earned him the prestigious Brand Laureate Icon Award for being an Iconic figure in the field of Professional Music in Malaysia having set a standard of excellence that has become synonymous with him and also become the benchmark for younger musicians to emulate.
SAMANTHA DE LUNE
Having been alluded to have “a voice of an extremely rare earthy quality” accompanied by a flare for storytelling through song, Samantha de Lune’s striking confidence and poise is evidently far beyond her years. Armed with the motto, “I sing because words are not enough”, de Lune’s extensive portfolio ranges across public appearances, private and corporate events, radio and TV commercials, short films and more.
Taking to the stage alongside household name the Michael Veerapen Trio, audiences can look forward to a delivery of their signature string of tunes, spanning from good ol’ jazz standards to the golden oldies.