Barbican's jazz world

Among the varied events at the London Barbican (020 7638 8891) this summer are Big Band Britannia, in which trumpeter Guy Barker marks eight decades of British big band music from Jack Hylton onwards in the company of Stan Tracey, Peter King, Bobby Wellins, Soweto Kinch, Jason Yarde and Jazz Jamaica (19 June), Jazz Meets Flamenco, with Dave Holland, Pepe Habichuela and the Chano Dominguez Flamenco Group (5 July), Cuban pianist Roberto Fonseca and the The Havana Cultura Band (6 July), Django Drom, a multi-media work created by Tony Gatlif and featuring Didier Lockwood and Bireli Lagrene (15 July) and Béla Fleck, Zakir Hussain & Edgar Meyer (16 July).

Dave Holland and Pepe Habichuela