EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Bill Charlap, John Surman & Karin Krog, Chris Potter Trio, Tessa Souter, Michael Mwenso & The Shakes, Tommy Smith, Zoe Rahman, and many more in 44 shows at Soho, Chelsea and Holborn during the EFG London Jazz Festival.

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Bill Charlap and Stephen Keogh 'Here's to Louis'

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£35.00

Thu 9 th Nov - Fri 10 th Nov

A concert devoted to the memory of one of the great guitarists in Jazz, Louis Stewart. One of the world’s premier jazz pianists, Grammy award winner Bill Charlap has...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Camila Meza

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£25.00

Friday 10 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Hotly tipped and supremely gifted Chilean singer/guitarist makes her debut UK appearance with her own band. Camila Meza, singer, guitar player, composer and arranger, moved to...

Great Vocalists during the EFG London Jazz Festival

Join us at The Pheasantry for 10 nights of top jazz singers including Deva Mahal from USA, Camila Meza from Chile, and Hungarian Veronika Harcsa. Dean Street welcomes world class jazz vocalists Karin Krog, Tessa Souter, Alice Zawadzki, while Holborn makes its LJF debut with an exclusive show from LaSharVu.

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Lenore Raphael + Wayne Wilkinson + Chris Hodgkins + Alison Rayner

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

Saturday 11 th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Lenore Raphael, Wayne Wilkinson and Chris Hodgkins launch their new album, recorded live at Dean Street earlier in 2017. For this special lunchtime show during the EFG London...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Howe Gelb Piano Trio

from £20.00

3 shows in Nov

Eclectic alt-country singer-songwriter in a rare UK performance of his critically acclaimed take on the art of the jazz standards. As singer-songwriter, acclaimed producer,...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

The Beat Goes On

with Sarah Moule, Trudy Kerr, Geoff Gascoyne and Simon Wallace

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£25.00

Saturday 11 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

A new show featuring Trudy Kerr, Sarah Moule, Simon Wallace and Geoff Gascoyne celebrating the songs of the beat generation, including Bob Dorough, Blossom Dearie, Fran Landesman...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Jim Rattigan’s Pavillon

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£18.00

Sunday 12 th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

French horn virtuoso Jim Rattigan leads an A-list cast of Brit-based jazzers in his 12-piece ensemble Pavillon. After leaving the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Rattigan started...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Chris Potter Trio

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£30.00

Sunday 12 th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

A world-class soloist, accomplished composer and formidable bandleader, saxophonist Chris Potter has emerged as a leading light of his generation. Down Beat called him “One...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

LaSharVu

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

£24.00

Sunday 12 th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Having individually performed on the world's largest stages alongside the world's biggest artists, the vocal powerhouse that is LaSharVu, comprises three of the UK's most respected...

Free Lunch Shows during the EFG London Jazz Festival 2016

For the 4th year running, PizzaExpress Jazz Club are presenting free lunch shows from Monday to Friday during the EFG London Jazz Festival. The stellar line-up of artists this year includes UK jazz star Zoe Rahman, celebrated German group Trio Elf and Dee Byrne's Entropi. 

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Veronika Harcsa & Bálint Gyémánt

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£15.00

Sunday 12 th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Hungary’s favourite jazz singer-songwriter Veronika Harcsa and guitar virtuoso Bálint Gyémánt have been working together since their studies at the Franz...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Zoe Rahman

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

Monday 13 th November Show Time 1:00pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

An exclusive lunch time show from MOBO award-winner Zoe Rahman as she showcases music from her critically acclaimed new solo piano album 'Dreamland'. One of the brightest...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Karin Krog and John Surman

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£25.00

Monday 13 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

A rare club date from two European jazz greats, saxophonist John Surman and vocalist Karin Krog. Karin Krog is perhaps Norway's leading jazz singer and certainly its most...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Jumoké Fashola 'Protest! Divas & Revolution'

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£15.00

Monday 13 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Broadcaster & jazz vocalist Jumoké Fashola, returns to The Pheasantry to sing revolutionary music that has been a catalyst for social change around the...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Oli Rockberger

'Sovereign'

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£25.00

Tuesday 14 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Singer, songwriter, producer and keys man Oli Rockberger has performed and/or recorded alongside Carly Simon, John Mayer, Steve Gadd, Randy Brecker, Gloria Gaynor, Nathan East,...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Lauren Bush featuring Ian Shaw

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£15.00

Tuesday 14 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Ian Shaw presents Lauren Bush once again in a brand new conception realised from Lauren's Canadian heritage. Join these two as they share some memorable classics from...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Entropi

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

Wednesday 15 th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

ENTROPI explores a narrative of life-pondering, space gazing and risk-taking through Dee Byrne's compositions. Juggling order and chaos, composition and improvisation, the group...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Andrew McCormack’s Graviton

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£20.00

Wednesday 15 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

Internationally acclaimed pianist and composer Andrew McCormack consistently challenges himself to explore new and very different musical styles as an artist. Whether appearing...

World Class Jazz Pianists at EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

PizzaExpress Jazz Club hosts some top international jazz pianists during the Jazz Festival. From established American artists like Bill Charlap, Harold Mabern and Lenore Raphael, the hottest European talents like Zoe Rahman, Elliot Galvin and Walter Lang from Trio Elf, and many more besides.

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Deva Mahal

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£19.00

Wednesday 15 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

A powerhouse vocalist and songwriter, Deva Mahal is the daughter of legendary blues musician Taj Mahal, with whom she wrote the song 'Never Let You Go' on his Grammy Award...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Elliot Galvin 'The Influencing Machine'

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£20.00

Thursday 16 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

In a festival exclusive, Elliot Galvin presents his new project The Influencing Machine: a sonic reaction to the human mind, technology and the post-truth age, featuring Tom...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Trio Elf

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

Friday 17 th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Trio Elf is one of the most internationally acclaimed German jazz groups, having been honored with the Bremen Jazz Award 2016, and having recently received a full page feature in...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Alice Zawadzki

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

from £15.00

Friday 17 th November

Vocalist, violinist, songwriter/composer and improviser Alice Zawadzki is a “distinctive and individual presence” on the creative music scene in London and beyond. Her...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Daisy Chute with the Alex Curtis Quartet

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£20.00

Friday 17 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

For this LONDON EFG Jazz Festival Concert, pianist/composer Alex Curtis leads a stellar line up, comprising of Daisy Chute on vocals, Thomas Gould on violin, Kevin Glasgow on...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Tommy Smith & Brian Kellock

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

Saturday 18 th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Two of Scotland’s finest jazz artists, saxophonist Tommy Smith and pianist Brian Kellock, have teamed up to bring appreciative audiences some of the most beautiful, haunting...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Tessa Souter

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

from £15.00

Saturday 18 th November

As a jazz vocalist with a sumptuous sound and an unerring ear for fresh and unexpected material Tessa Souter knows her way around the American Songbook’s backpages. But ever...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Fini Bearman 'This is Not America'

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£15.00

Saturday 18 th November Show Time 8:30pm / Doors Open 7:00pm

With the success of her latest album ‘Burn the Boat’ (Two Rivers Records, 2016), ’One of the most memorable collections of self-penned songs you’ll hear...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Quentin Collins Quartet

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£16.00

Sunday 19 th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Ace trumpeter Quentin Collins brings his high-energy, soulful sound, packed with original tunes and compositions from the jazz masters. Quentin is backed by some of the most...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Bernd Reiter New York Allstars

featuring Harold Mabern, Eric Alexander & Darryl Hall

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£25.00

Sun 19 th Nov - Tue 21 st Nov

New York tenor saxophonist Eric Alexander is one of the most important soloists in international jazz. He studied at the University of Indiana and the William Paterson College in...

EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

Earl Okin at 70

with special guests Paul Ryan and Kenny Clayton

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£18.00

Sunday 19 th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Earl Okin has always been one of the UK's finest Classic Jazz and Bossa Nova singers, and quite an influence on some of today's best known British Jazz vocalists. His own guitar...