Barbican, EC2

12/11/2022 16:00
Jazz on Screen: The Cry of Jazz + American Revolution 2 EFG London Jazz Festival event

These films showcase different portrayals of Chicago, race relations and politics throughout the 1960s, providing a back-drop to the radical jazz movements that would emerge across the decade.

12/11/2022 17:00 free
Total Refreshment Centre presents: Rosie Turton and tyroneis EFG London Jazz Festival event

The home of the very first CHICAGOxLONDON presents some of the most exciting emerging artists from the TRC family for a series of free performances before the main event.

12/11/2022 19:30
International Anthem: ChicagoxLondon EFG London Jazz Festival event

A night of one-off collaborations and performances, bringing together a line-up of artists from the Chicago avant-garde redefining the future of jazz.

12/11/2022 20:00
Ayanna Witter-Johnson / LSO Percussion Ensemble EFG London Jazz Festival event

A jazz-infused concert showcasing the partnership between the LSO Percussion Ensemble and composer-cellist-singer Ayanna Witter-Johnson, including new works for percussion.

13/11/2022 16:30 free
Kraabel + Edwards: Complete Communion – A Showcase of Free Improvisation EFG London Jazz Festival event

In the lead up to Chicago legends Henry Threadgill and Anthony Braxton’s double bill, two cutting-edge avant-garde duos will be performing the best of free improvisation in the UK.

13/11/2022 19:30
Henry Threadgill’s Zooid and Anthony Braxton EFG London Jazz Festival event

An evening of all-encompassing improvisation from two icons of the Chicago avant-garde jazz movement, Henry Threadgill and Anthony Braxton.

14/11/2022 19:30
MoodSwing EFG London Jazz Festival event

Generation-defining jazz musicians Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Christian McBride, and Brian Blade reunite to perform music from their classic 1994 album, MoodSwing and forthcoming album LongGone.

15/11/2022 19:30
Yahael Camara Onono EFG London Jazz Festival event

A night of music, dance, and discussion with Yahael Camara Onono and friends, focusing on the extensive and complex historical and contemporary repertoire of the Mandé peoples of West Africa.

15/11/2022 19:30
Abdullah Ibrahim EFG London Jazz Festival event

Mesmerising South African jazz pianist Abdullah Ibrahim performs an intimate and atmospheric solo show.

16/11/2022 14:00
Yahael Camara Onono Masterclass EFG London Jazz Festival event

This year’s Milton Court Artist-in-Residence, Yahael Camara Onono, joins the EFG London Jazz Festival to bring you his second music masterclass with a special, cultural twist.

17/11/2022 19:00
London Symphony Orchestra/Noseda & Jess Gillam EFG London Jazz Festival event

Gianandrea Noseda conducts, and saxophone star Jess Gillam takes the spotlight as the LSO goes to the EFG London Jazz Festival.

17/11/2022 19:30
Matana Roberts EFG London Jazz Festival event

Sound experimentalist and mixed-media practitioner Matana Roberts performs their landmark 2019 album Coin Coin Chapter IV: Memphis with full live band for the first time.

18/11/2022 18:00 free
Kinetika Bloco: Through The Fire EFG London Jazz Festival event

Through The Fire is inspired by the idea of Home and the mythology of the Phoenix.

18/11/2022 19:30
Lady Blackbird EFG London Jazz Festival event

The next superstar of jazz, Lady Blackbird presents a wholly fresh take on the jazz vocal idiom with an unmistakeable voice.

18/11/2022 19:30
Mark Kavuma and the Banger Factory EFG London Jazz Festival event

A night to celebrate trumpeter and band leader Mark Kavuma’s new label, Banger Factory Records. Featuring performances from an all-star cast of musicians and special guests from London’s jazz scene.

19/11/2022 16:30 free
Adventures in Irish Improvisation EFG London Jazz Festival event

EFG London Jazz Festival presents a showcase of some of Ireland’s foremost improvising musicians.

19/11/2022 19:30
Dhafer Youssef with Ballaké Sissoko & Eivind Aarset EFG London Jazz Festival event

Exploring his African roots from a fresh perspective, Dhafer Youssef breaks boundaries to tell new musical stories in Digital Africa Рalong with Ballaké Sissoko and Eivind Aarset.

20/11/2022 14:00
Jazz on Screen: Jazz 625 EFG London Jazz Festival event

We bring together two episodes of the television programme Jazz 625. Celebrating the legacy of the show and reflecting on the role it played in introducing a host of musicians to British audiences.