Fri 10 - Sun 19 November 2017
Jazz Voice - festival opening gala
LONDON Southbank Centre / Royal Festival Hall
Celebrating its 10th year, the Festival’s signature opening-night gala showcases a stellar cast of voices performing incredible tunes in this celebration of singing and song. The list of past guests stretches from Boy George, Jacob Collier and Paloma Faith to Gregory Porter, Dee Dee Bridgewater and Kurt Elling.
Guy Barker’s 42-piece orchestra will provide the setting for a star-studded clutch of vocalists in a spectacular celebration of the singer and the song, playing Guy’s arrangements that continue to thrill and surprise.
Part of the EFG Excellence Series.
I’ve never felt anything quite like what I just experienced. So inspiring and invigorating to be supported by such a massive foundation of sound.