手洗 (陳翰林) handwash is a stage name for Hon Lam Chan, born and raised in Hong Kong, currently based in Vancouver. handwash’s work often explores themes of Masculinity, Asian identity as a Hong Kong diaspora, and topics surrounding how meditation serves his personal growth and creative practice. As a producer handwash took the name from … Read more


Lowhi is a Los Angeles-based alt-R&B/Lo-fi artist whose vulnerable vocals and storytelling lyricism have been compared to Shiloh Dynasty, Daniel Caesar and Keshi. His top-performing song, “Faded Photo”, has been streamed 1.7M+ times on Spotify. For TV/Film he specializes in Mandarin language hip-hop and electronic trap. His music has been heard on Wu Assassins (Netflix), … Read more

Kapa Arkieh

高頌典 Kapa Arkieh is from the indigenous people of Taiwan – Amis. He won Best New Artist in 2018 by See Music Shanghai. Appeared on a Netflix series “Wu Assassins.” Also 2 Leo Awards for his work on “Dead Man Switch.” His music is a combination of traditional Amis Music and Modern sounds. Some say … Read more

Kim Yang

楊予菁 Inspired by Joni Mitchell and Bon Iver, Taiwanese-Australian songstress Kim Yang writes music on love, life, and mental health issues with evocative lyrics, driving melodies and soaring vocals. Her ethereal blend of sounds balances delicately between vulnerability and strength.Since developing a passion for music at an early age, Kim has shared her voice everywhere … Read more

Mirabelle Jien

簡婕 Mirabelle Jien is a singer, songwriter, flutist and composer from Alberta. She holds a Master of Music from the University of Toronto. Mirabelle uniquely blends her flute playing with her indie acoustic folk sound in her covers and originals. This can also be heard on her Twitch livestreams where she is a verified Partner. … Read more

Darling Sparrows

Darling Sparrows is a West Coast Taiwanese-Canadian singer-songwriter creating music for pleasure, for sorrow, for discovery, and for peace. She recently released her debut song, ‘We Are the Wild Horses’, in honour of wild horses, their value, and their freedom. The music video received honours at the 2022 Equus Film & Arts Fest, 2022 Global … Read more

Dawn of Freedom

Dawn of Freedom is formed by a group of music loving Hongkongers currently living in Vancouver. All of them were born and raised in Hong Kong with some just recently arrived in Canada. With the political situation in Hong Kong, they want to take advantage of the freedom here to tell stories about Hong Kong … Read more

Xiao Bing Chih

蕭秉治 Bing Chih Xiao made his first debut as a vocalist for the band Magic Power in 2009. Acting as a vocalist for the band, most of the songs were written by him. In the past, Bing Chih usually wore sunglasses for his public appearances. He may seem a bit cool and uncaring, however, the … Read more

Daniel Lew

廖偉廉 Daniel Lew is a musician with a mission to uplift the world. 10 years ago, he suddenly went deaf in his left ear. This trauma has led him to devote his life to music. His songwriting is introspective in nature, drawing on his understanding of the universe and the finite human experience. His vision … Read more

2023 Educational Programming Application

Educational Programming Registration Educational Programming Registration Educational Programming Registration “Participating in Jade Music Festival events means students, teachers, and staff must consent to being photographed onsite. These photos may be used in promotional materials for the festival.” This form is open until September 27nd.