Robert Plant, of rock band Led Zeppelin, performs during the opening night of the 40th Montreux Jazz Festival in June 2006. Photo: AFP Robert Plant, of rock band Led Zeppelin, performs during the opening night of the 40th Montreux Jazz Festival in June 2006. Photo: AFP
Robert Plant, of rock band Led Zeppelin, performs during the opening night of the 40th Montreux Jazz Festival in June 2006. Photo: AFP
Jazz in China

Montreux Jazz Festival expands to China amid tight coronavirus restrictions in its homeland

  • Usually held on the shores of Lake Geneva, in Switzerland, the Montreux Jazz Festival will also be staged beside Hangzhou’s West Lake this year
  • Intended to become a regular event in China, the West Lake festival will host audiences of up to 6,000 for live concerts featuring some 20 bands

Topic |   Jazz in China
Robert Plant, of rock band Led Zeppelin, performs during the opening night of the 40th Montreux Jazz Festival in June 2006. Photo: AFP Robert Plant, of rock band Led Zeppelin, performs during the opening night of the 40th Montreux Jazz Festival in June 2006. Photo: AFP
Robert Plant, of rock band Led Zeppelin, performs during the opening night of the 40th Montreux Jazz Festival in June 2006. Photo: AFP
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