The Likumahuwa Jazz Connection is a project started by the legendary Benny Likumahuwa (trombone, flute, sax) back in the 90s, performing Jazz standards with modern re-arrangements. Originally named Benny Likumahuwa Jazz Connection with all the Indonesian Jazz cats as members; Oele Pattiselano, Jeffrey Tahalele, the late Jacky & Perry Pattiselano, the late Didi Tjia, even with the next generation such as Edy Syakroni, Taufan Goenarso and many more.
Throughout the years this project has established young generation of Indonesian Jazz musicians such as: Doni Joesran, Matthew Sayersz, Dennis Junio, Dimas Pradipta, Jordy Waelauruw, Indra Aziz, Stanley Khoewell, Nesia Ardi to name a few. Even the phenomenon Joey Alexander had a few experiences performing on stage with the band.
Now Benny’s son Barry Likumahuwa has taken up the mantle and continue the legacy with the same vibe and spirit as his predecessor, that is delivering a Jazz experience with an extra energy and adrenaline, back up by the amazing young generation band members as mentioned above.
The LIKUMAHUWA JAZZ CONNECTION is guaranteed to give you a mesmerizing performance that will always be remembered as it is imprinted in our hearts and minds.