Preview: EFG London Jazz Festival
EFG London Jazz Festival announces the first of this year's shows, including the Wayne Shorter Quartet, the MCA Power Trio and Christian Scott
The 2016 EFG London Jazz Festival, produced by Serious, has released details of some of this year's artists. The festival is returning for the 24th year and will run from Friday 11 November to Sunday 20 November. As usual, the festival programme will take place in an extensive range of venues across London as it brings major international jazz stars to the city.
The first wave of concerts is as follows:
Joshua Redman / Brad Mehldau Duo - Saturday 12 November - Barbican
Lizz Wright - Saturday 12 November - Cadogan Hall
Tord Gustavsen - Saturday 12 November - Barbican / Milton Court
Jan Garbarek Group featuring Trilko Gurtu - Sunday 13 November - Royal Festival Hall
The Bad Plus - Sunday 13 November - Scala
Aziza (Chris Potter - pictured left, Lionel Loueke, Dave Holland, Eric Harland) - Tuesday 15 November - Cadogan Hall
Christian Scott - Wednesday 16 November - Scala
MCA Power Trio (David Murray, Terri Lyne Carrington, Geri Allen) - Saturday 19 November - Cadogan Hall
Wayne Shorter Quartet - Sunday 20 November - Barbican
Tickets for all of these concerts are now on sale.
More information can be found at the EFG London Jazz Festival website.
Tickets can be booked at the festival's events page.
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