EFG LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL 2022

The thirtieth birthday of the EFG London Jazz Festival!

EFG London Jazz Festival 2022

Perico Sambeat with the Ray Gallon Trio

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£25.00

Friday 11th November Show Time 7:00pm / Doors Open 5:30pm

Perico Sambeat has become a leading musicial artist in Spain and Europe, moving easily between the genres of Jazz, Flamenco and Latin music. He has performed and recorded with a...

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Jam Session with the Ray Gallon Trio

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

Friday 11th November Show Time 10:00pm / Doors Open 9:30pm

NY jazz pianist Ray Gallon (Ron Carter, Lionel Hampton, Chaka Khan, etc) leads a jam session with bassist Mark Hodgson and drummer Stephen Keogh.

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Dominic Alldis 'Two Trios’

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£20.00

Friday 11th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Singer-pianist Dominic Alldis returns to The Pheasantry for an evening showcasing two contrasting jazz trios: the first focussing on classical composers like Tchaikovsky whilst the...

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Sam Leak Trio

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

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

The Sam Leak Trio perform contemporary jazz with a gospel-tinged, and folk-inspired, freedom and abandon, invoking the joy and emotion typified by Paul Bley and Keith Jarrett's...

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Linda May Han Oh

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£25.00

Saturday 12th November Show Time 7:00pm / Doors Open 5:30pm

New York based bassist and composer, Linda May Han Oh has performed and recorded with many artists on a wide range of projects. Her recent release “Aventurine” is a...

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Andrea Motis Trio

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

£25.00

Saturday 12th November Show Time 6:00pm / Doors Open 5:00pm

Andrea Motis is a Spanish jazz singer and trumpet player. At the age of fifteen, she recorded her debut album Joan Chamorro Presents Andrea Motis. She made her major label debut...

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Dana Masters

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£22.00

Sunday 13th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Dana Masters grew up with sound of soul, rhythm and blues and gospel music, infusing jazz with these musical genres, she found she could tell her story and the story of the people...

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The Simon Spillett Big Band

Plays Music of Tubby Hayes

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£30.00

Sunday 13th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

The Simon Spillett Big Band have come together in this exclusive London performance, to celebrate a colossal musical genius of yesteryear, the late, great saxophonist Tubby Hayes,...

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Dresch Quartet

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£18.00

Sunday 13th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Leading Hungarian jazz group, the Mihály Dresch Quartet make a rare appearance in London. For decades, the band has been consistently and confidently pursuing its own...

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Connie Han Trio

'Secrets Of Inanna' New Album

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

£22.00

Sunday 13th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Painist/composer Artist Connie Han is known for taking inspiration in the full evolution of her forebears, from iconic innovators like McCoy Tyner and Hank Jones to the Young Lions...

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Amy Gadiaga

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

Monday 14th November Show Time 1:00pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Amy Gadiaga is bassist vocalist and composer from Paris based in London. Connecting the old school jazz singers tradition and modern bops of artists such as the...

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Helena Kay’s KIM Trio + Peter Johnstone

'Golden Sands' album launch

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

Monday 14th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Helena Kay is a tenor saxophonist and composer based in London. Kay draws influence from different places which are important to them: Scotland, London, and New York, each of...

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Vertigo

CENTRAL EUROPEAN SHOWCASE

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

£18.00

Monday 14th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Vertigo ranks among the most original of Czech-Slovak groups. Founded in 2002 by pianist Vojt?ch Procházka, saxophonist Marcel Bárta, bass player Rastislav Uhrik, and...

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Jamie Safir 'Piano Talk'

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£20.00

Monday 14th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

This sparkling, brand new one-man show – ‘Pianotalk’ features at the Pheasantry for the first time after sell-out performances at Crazy Coqs & Ronnie...

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Chiminyo

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

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

Chiminyo, a drummer and producer from North London, who combines the raw live sound of percussion and the futuristic timbres of his electronic productions to create his own, daring...

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O’Higgins & Luft “Pluto” Ubuntu

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£18.00

Tuesday 15th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Saxophonist Dave O’Higgins & guitarist Rob Luft now present their 2nd co-led recording three years after 'O’Higgins & Luft Play Monk & Trane'. Where the...

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Red Kite

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

£25.00

Tuesday 15th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Mixing elements of electronic, jazz and classical music, Red Kite is a sextet led by Danish pianist Esben Tjalve, featuring some of the best musicians playing on the London and...

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Sarah Moule and Simon Wallace

Songs For Scarlet Women - Sex, power, politics and the femme fatale

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£25.00

Tuesday 15th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

From the moment Eve grabbed the fateful apple independent women have wreaked havoc. And why not?  Sarah Moule busts open the age-old myth of the femme fatale weaving songs and...

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Allexa Nava

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

Wednesday 16th November Show Time 1:00pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Allexa Nava is a young jazz saxophonist and composer, originally from Peru, who will be showcasing her compositions and a glimpse into her direction of travel as a performing...

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Jazz Sabbath

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£30.00

Wednesday 16th November Show Time 7:00pm / Doors Open 5:30pm

Jazz Sabbath is a jazz trio from the United Kingdom who play (instrumental) jazz interpretations of Black Sabbath songs. Helmed by pianist Adam Wakeman (Black Sabbath and Ozzy...

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Take 6

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

£95.00

Thursday 17th November Show Time 6:00pm / Doors Open 5:00pm

Take 6 (Claude McKnight, Mark Kibble, Joel Kibble, Dave Thomas, Alvin Chea and Khristian Dentley), heralded by Quincy Jones as the “baddest vocal cats on the planet!,”...

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Francesca Confortini

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£15.00

Wednesday 16th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Italian singer Francesca Confortini, along with her ensemble, presents a selection of compositions from female jazz artists belonging to the Millennial Generation. From Esperanza...

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Sofia Grant

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

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

Sofia Grant is a composer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist with Swedish and English roots, who grew up surrounded by music. Grant’s debut album, a body of work grounded in...

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Daniel Casimir 'Boxed In'

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£18.00

Thursday 17th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Multi award-winning bassist and composer?Daniel Casimir who has?become a regular fixture within the UK jazz scene, is back with his solo debut album Boxed In, a dynamic collision...

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Lindsey Webster

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£30.00

Friday 18th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

From the first note, Lindsey Webster captivates listeners. Her rich, soulful voice enchants a dedicated following who connect with the raw emotion she shares with them. As a Soul...

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Andee Liu Trio featuring Roella Oloro

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

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

Andee Liu is a Chinese-Welsh drummer, composer, and arranger. As a composer, Andee’s music draws heavily on both the UK and American jazz scenes fusing rhythms from afrobeat,...

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Vertaal

In Association with SoS Ltd

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

£25.00

Friday 18th November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Coming from different social backgrounds albeit from the same town, Ajit Gill and Theo Howarth might have never crossed paths had it not been for a chance meeting when both were...

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Gary Crosby Quartet plus special guest CHERISE

present 'Moving On'

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£25.00

Friday 18th November Show Time 7:00pm / Doors Open 5:30pm

Bassist, band leader and co-founder of Tomorrow’s Warriors, Gary Crosby OBE heads a special line-up of his quartet plus outstanding guest vocalist CHERISE for this EFG London...

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Matt Ridley 'The Antidote'

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£15.00

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

‘The Antidote’ are an exciting young contemporary jazz quintet, featuring leading lights of the UK scene. Brainchild of bassist Matt Ridley, the music is firmly rooted...

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Jon Onabowu

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

from £18.00

Saturday 19th November Show Time 7:00pm / Doors Open 5:30pm

After a string of sold-out shows across London over the past year, Jon Onabowu returns with an eclectic night of live music with his all-star Quintet: featuring saxophonist...

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Ian Shaw with Tony Kofi 'Adventurous Dream'

The Music of Billy Strayhorn and Duke Ellington

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

£25.00

Saturday 19th November Show Time 6:00pm / Doors Open 5:00pm

A brand new show with four UK jazz superstars. Ian and Tony are joined by Barry Green, piano, and Dave Green, bass. A celebration of the songs of two pivotal jazz giants:...

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Natalie Douglas

Ella Fitzgerald ... The First Lady of Song

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£25.00

Monday 21st November Show Time 8:00pm / Doors Open 6:30pm

Natalie Douglas, acclaimed vocalist, returns to The Pheasantry with her hit show “Ella Fitzgerald…The First Lady of Song” to celebrate the life and achievements...

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The Alexandra Ridout Trio

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£20.00

Sunday 20th November Show Time 1:00pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Alexandra Ridout was crowned the winner of the BBC Young Musician Jazz Award 2016 at the age of 17 and has been wowing audiences ever since. Recent highlights include a European...

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Jon Weber ‘A History of Jazz Piano – from Joplin to Jarrett’

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

£15.00

Sunday 20th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

Jazz pianist Jon Weber has recorded and toured all over the world, winning numerous honors for performance and composition - scoring extensively for television since 1987. Gary...

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Catherine Russell

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

£27.00

Sunday 20th November Show Time 7:00pm / Doors Open 5:30pm

Grammy Award winning vocalist Catherine Russell is a native New Yorker, born into musical royalty. Her father, the late Luis Russell, was a legendary...

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Elaine Delmar and the Mark Nightingale Big Band

PizzaExpress Live (Holborn)

£35.00

Sunday 20th November Show Time 1:30pm / Doors Open 12:00pm

The legendary, award-winning, evergreen singer, Elaine Delmar, performs in these double header concerts of great swinging songs, with the 16-piece Mark Nightingale Big...