Jazzmandu Concert Schedule 2023

Live Music

Free Concert for School Children

Concert for Young Students
Date: Thursday, November 2
Time: 11:00am – 1:30pm
Venue: St. Xaviers School, Jawalakhel

Entry by invitation only!

Grooving at Upstairs

Date: Thursday, November 2
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Venue: Jazz Upstairs, Lazimpat
Price: Nrs 900/-

Gates open at 6:30pm.

Cadenza Collective gather new and old friends for an explosive jam at Kathmandu’s most storied jazz club.


Live Music
The Magic Farm

Valley Jams

Date: Friday, November 3
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Price: Nrs 700/-
Gates open at 6:30pm and close at 7:00pm. Venues:
Jazz Upstairs, Lazimpat
Cadenza Collective Feat. Nick Aggs
Palouse Forro(USA/Australia/Nepal)
Electric Pagoda, Thamel
Under The Surface(Netherlands)
Evoke, Jhamsikhel
Lucile Chriqui Quartet(France)
EDN, Sanepa
Plurism Feat.Feya Faku(Switzerland/South Africa)

Visiting Jazzmandu 2022 acts perform intimate sets at venues across the Kathmandu Valley.

Jazz Bazaar

Date: Saturday, November 4
Time: 3:00pm – 10:00pm
Venue: Gokarna Forest Resort
Price: Nrs 1500/-

Gates open at 2:00pm and close at 7:00pm.

A day and night of incredible music under an open sky at the lush Gokarna Forest Resort.

Buses to Gokarna will depart every hour from 1:30pm to 4:30pm from outside Hotel Marco Polo in Kamal Pokhari, and will stop for pick-ups outside the Hyatt Regency gate in Boudha. Return shuttles will be available between 10pm and 11pm, with drop-offs at Boudha and Kamal Pokhari.
Seats are limited, and not guaranteed.
Cycle to Jazz Bazaar and get Rs.500 discount on a ticket.

Theater & Dance
Typical Ofrenda

Sounds of Latin Jazz

Date: Monday, November 6
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Venue: Mulchowk, Baber Mahal Revisited
Price: Nrs 1800/-

Gates open at 6:00pm and close at 8:00pm.

A classy evening of exploring the rich tradition of Brazilian music in jazz.


Date: Tuesday, November 7
Time: 11:00am – 1:30pm
Venue: The Music Room, Bhatbhateni. Yalamaya Kendra, Patan Dhoka
FREE ENTRY (limited seating)
Life and Death
Typical Ofrenda

Jazz at Patan

Date: Tuesday, November 7
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Venue: Yalamaya Kendra, Patan Dhoka
Price: Nrs 1800/-

Gates open at 6:30pm and close at 8:00pm.
Please be seated by 6:45pm.

Nepali classical music fuses with jazz on a magical night in the old city of Patan.

Jazzmandu Finale

Date: Wednesday, November 8
Time: 5:30pm – 10:00pm
Venue: Hotel Yak & Yeti, Durbar Marg
Price: Nrs 1500/-

Gates open at 4:30pm and close at 8:00pm.

The full festival line-up comes together for one last jam to close out Jazzmandu 2023.

Life and Death