The glittering extravaganza that opens EFG London Jazz Festival every year.
We’re thrilled to announce the soloists that will be joining Guy Barker and the specially created EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra as they perform classics of jazz from the world of film.
We welcome special guest singers Ayanna Witter-Johnson, Aynur, Ego Ella May, Georgia Cécile, and Sachal Vasandani to the show, also Lakecia Benjamin on saxophone and spoken word, plus more names to be announced soon.
A gorgeous wall of sound, heartfelt artistry and musical camaraderie★★★★☆ The Arts Desk
Previous soloists have included Boy George, Jacob Collier, Paloma Faith, Gregory Porter, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Cecile McLorin-Salvant, Kurt Elling, Corinne Bailey Rae, Mariza, Lisa Stansfield, Seal, Mica Paris and many more.
A tiny taster of the variety and musical creativity to come across the EFG London Jazz Festival programmeLondon Jazz News
The stars' names come later, but the tickets are available this week!
A parade of wonderful jazz singers, backed by a luxuriantly big orchestra, singing two dozen or so of the greatest popular songs ever written. It’s a sure-fire recipe for bliss.Daily Telegraph