The glittering extravaganza that opens EFG London Jazz Festival every year.
Guy Barker leads the specially created EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra in a glorious celebration of singer and song, inviting special guests that stun and awe year after year, performing classics in this huge setting for a dazzling night.
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