Tag Archives: Universiti Sains Malaysia

MICHAEL VEERAPEN: ARTISTE, MENTOR, STUDENT

MICHAEL VEERAPEN: ARTISTE, MENTOR, STUDENT April 7, 2017 KUCHING, Friday – Michael Veerapen, an acclaimed Malaysian Jazz musician, will be performing with the Michael Simon’s Asian Connection at the Borneo Jazz Festival on May 12 to 13, at ParkCity Everly in Miri. Veerapen is well-known in the Malaysian Jazz scene since his time in funk-fusion… Read More »

MUGENJUKU Troupe Tour: Traditional Sounds of Shamisen

October 30, 2011 during 7:35 pm A shamisen, also famous as sangen, is a three-stringed Japanese low-pitched instrument that is customarily played with a plectrum called a bachi. The instrument is assembled identical to that of a guitar or banjo, with customarily a neck somewhat slimmer than that of a guitar or banjo. The neck… Read More »