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Lizz Wright + Jasmine Power

EFG London Jazz Festival 2016

Venue: Cadogan Hall

In her first headline London show in some years, Lizz Wright brings a powerfully emotional live presence to the soulful grooves and honeyed vocal textures of 2015’s acclaimed, Larry Klein-produced, Freedom and Surrender.

With a series of crafted original songs combined with distinctively re-worked covers – including a darkly realised reading of Nick Drake’s River Song – this is the essential Lizz Wright, performing with a terrific live band where her roots in gospel and folk music probe the thin line where sacred crosses into secular.

‘The luxurious dimensions of Lizz Wright’s voice’ (New York Times)

London-based Welsh singer, songwriter and composer Jasmine Power opens the show, following the release of her ‘classy debut’ (★★★★ All About Jazz) EP Stories and Rhymes.

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