This event is organized by the Penang State Tourism and a preview was held at Khoo Kongsi, Cannon Square, Penang during the evening of Friday, 29th March 2013. The actual 2-day festival will be held at Penang Botanic Gardens from 6.00 p.m. to 12 midnight on Saturday, 30th March 2013 and Sunday, 31st March 2013.
For more information please visit http://www.penangworldmusic.gov.my/
Penang World Music Festival 2013
Participants from Iran to the Penang World Music Festival 2013
Participants from Brazil
From left to right – Khoo Kee Chooi, Dato’ Seri Khoo Keat Siew (President of Khoo Kongsi, Penang), Khoo Boo Hong, Y.B. Danny Law and Khoo Kay Hock
From left to right – Datin Seri Daisy Khoo; Dato’ Seri Khoo Keat Siew; Chief Minister of Penang, Y.A.B. Tuan Lim Guan Eng and Y.B. Danny Law
Chief Minister of Penang, Y.A.B. Tuan Lim Guan Eng giving a speech
Local Penang Hawkers fare being served to spectators and visitors.
Inka Marka from South America performing for the crowd
Participants from Japan (on the left) listening to the music
Oratnitza from Bulgaria performing for the spectators (note the mother and daughter vocalists on the left)
Y.B. Danny Law with participants to the Penang World Music Festival 2013 in front of the iconic Khoo Kongsi, Heritage Jewel of Penang.