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EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: James Farm: Joshua Redman, Aaron Parks, Matt Penman, Eric Harland

Friday 13 November 2015, 7.30pm

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: James Farm: Joshua Redman, Aaron Parks, Matt Penman, Eric Harland

+ support: Partisans

Saxophonist Joshua Redman and pianist Aaron Parks front a stellar quartet completed by a rhythm section powered by drummer Eric Harland and bassist Matt Penman – a real...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: Cecile McLorin Salvant

Saturday 14 November 2015, 7.30pm

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: Cecile McLorin Salvant

Support: Femi Temowo

A UK concert hall debut for the remarkable vocalist Cecile McLorin Salvant whose performances have gained rave reviews – ‘Ms. McLorin Salvant has it all… if anyone can...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: Kurt Elling

Monday 16 November 2015, 7.30pm

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: Kurt Elling

+ The Swingles

As one of today’s outstanding male vocalists, it is no surprise that every one of Kurt Elling’s ten albums has been nominated for a Grammy. The Chicagoan’s rich baritone...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: Maria Schneider Orchestra

Tuesday 17 November 2015, 7.30pm

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: Maria Schneider Orchestra

with support: Liam Noble

The most talented jazz composer of her generation, Maria Schneider makes a very rare London appearance with the superb New York big band that has been the heart and soul her music...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw with Madeline Bell

Wednesday 18 November 2015, 7.30pm

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015: Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw with Madeline Bell

A Tribute to Ray Charles

Greatist hits by the 'High Priest of Soul', Ray Charles, arranged for Big Band featuring one of Europe's finest Big Bands and the superb vocalist Madeline Bell.

EFG London Jazz Festival: Kenny Wheeler – An Evocation

Thursday 19 November 2015, 7.30pm

EFG London Jazz Festival: Kenny Wheeler – An Evocation

An amazing line up of jazz artists celebrate Kenny Wheeler's life and work, including Ralph Towner, Dave Holland, Norma Winstone, Evan Parker, Gwilym Simcock, and many more.

EFG London Jazz Festival: Lush Life: a tribute to Billy Strayhorn

Friday 20 November 2015, 7.30pm

EFG London Jazz Festival: Lush Life: a tribute to Billy Strayhorn

David McAlmont, Allan Harris and the Frank Griffith Festival Tentet celebrate the centenary of Duke Ellington's arranger and co-composer, Billy 'Swee’ Pea' Strayhorn, in this...

EFG London Jazz Festival: Family Jazz All-Stars featuring Juliet Kelly

Saturday 21 November 2015, 2.00pm

EFG London Jazz Festival: Family Jazz All-Stars featuring Juliet Kelly

Join an all-star line up featuring the fabulous vocals of Juliet Kelly and some of the UK’s finest jazz musicians in a fun filled family concert, as they lead you through the...

EFG London Jazz Festival: Sibongile Khumalo

Saturday 21 November 2015, 7.30pm

EFG London Jazz Festival: Sibongile Khumalo

with special guests Gloria Bosman and Thandiswa Mazwa

"Combining township jazz with opera and roots music she has been able to create an exciting new South African sound. A vocal powerhouse and a diva for the 21st century, Khumalo is...

EFG London Jazz Festival: Paul Whiteman: The King of Jazz

Sunday 22 November 2015, 3.00pm and 7.00pm

EFG London Jazz Festival: Paul Whiteman: The King of Jazz

Bix, Bing and Rhapsody in Blue

Paul Whiteman, the biggest name in American music throughout the roaring '20s, lives again in this recreation (the first in London for over 40 years) featuring a giant 27-piece...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2015

‘The best jazz festival on the planet.’
(Jez Nelson, BBC Radio 3)

Festival website: www.efglondonjazzfestival.org.uk

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