Shanghai Swing – A night of 1930s Shanghai Jazz at the Chinese Museum

Concert or Performance

22 Feb 2019 to 23 Feb 2019

Step back in time when Shanghai was the Paris of the East and swing jazz emanated from the bars on the Bund.

Spend the evening listening to Sophie Koh, John McCall and the Shanghai MiMi Band straight from their soldout Sydney Festival season, as they recreate the feel and style of Shidaiqu: Chinese folk and American jazz fusion of the 1930s, with a contemporary flair in the Chinese Museum.

Optional attire: Come in furs, jewels exotic high 30s fashion or your favourite Cheongsam for an unforgettable night of high Shanghai style. Receive a ten per cent discount off hire fees from Rose Chong Costumes.


Bar Free Wifi Museums Australia Museums Australia Non Smoking Public Toilet Shop Wheelchair access


From AU$65.00

$65 per person for group bookings over 10.

Event Times

22 Feb 2019 to 23 Feb 2019

Once Only Event


Chinese Museum

22 Cohen Place, Melbourne, 3000

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