UPDATE: EFG LJF – Our Extensive Preview Coverage, Sold-out/ Selling Fast shows, BBC R3 Jazz Line-Up

The ‘House Full’ sign at Ronnie Scott’s
Photo from Michel Legrand website

This is an update from last week of 1) our preview coverage to date of the EFG London Jazz Festival to date – we have several new pieces among the sixteen we have published. We have also been sent updated lists of 2) sold out shows and 3) ‘selling-fast’ shows’. Claire Martin and Sebastian previewing the EFG LJF will be on BBC Radio 3 Jazz Line-Up this Saturday (LINK

1) LondonJazz News Preview coverage of artists performing and other aspects of the EFG London Jazz Festival

Cecile McLorin Salvant – new album

BBC Music Jazz pop-up radio

Keith Jarrett announcement

List of 50 greatest jazz artists

Maciek Pysz interview AND A Journey CD review

Jacob Collier

London Tribes at the Forge

Madeline Bell / Concertgebouw Jazz Orchestra

Ibrahim Maalouf

Pee Wee Ellis, Patches Stewart and Xantone Blacq at the Hideaway

Ice-T / Langston Hughes project

Natalie Williams CD launch AND announcement about Sarah Evelyn (support slot compeition winner) and Jacob Collier (guest)

Georgia Mancio interview (Live at Revoice CD Launch)

Interview: pianist Helen Sung


Jazz Voice, Barbican, 13 Nov
James Farm, Cadogan Hall, 13 Nov
Sons of Kemet, Rich Mix, 13 Nov
Gilles Peterson/Kamasi Washington, Barbican, 14 Nov
Courtney Pine & Zoe Rahman, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse (Globe), 14 Nov
Cécile McLorin Salvant, Cadogan Hall, 14 Nov
Jazz for Toddlers (Kings Place 14 Nov, artsdepot 15 Nov, Rich Mix 17 Nov at 11am, Southbank 20 Nov)
Marcin Wasilewski Trio + Joachim Milder, Milton Court, 15 Nov
Kurt Elling, Cadogan Hall, 16 Nov
Steve Gadd, Ronnie’s, 16, 17 & 18 Nov
Melody Gardot, RFH, 17 Nov
Maria Scheider Orchestra + Liam Noble, Cadogan Hall, 17 Nov
Britten Sinfonia with Eddie Gomez, Milton Court, 18 Nov
A Man in a Hurry – DVD Launch, Foyles
Keith Jarrett, RFH, 20 Nov
Andy Sheppard, Kings Place, 20 Nov at 7.30pm (SECOND SHOW ADDED AT 10PM)
Sarah Jane Morris + Solar Flares, St Mary’s Church N16 (Blow the Fuse), 20 Nov
Jose James, Ronnie’s, 19, 20 & 21 Nov
Phronesis, Milton Court, 22 Nov
Maceo Parker, Under the Bridge, 13/14 Nov

Selling fast:

Daniel Herskedal, Kings Place, 14 Nov
Alfredo Rodriguez, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse (Globe), 15 Nov
Cassandra Wilson, RFH, 15 Nov
Christian Scott, Rich Mix, 16 Nov
Jazz for Toddlers, Rich Mix, 17 Nov at 1.30pm
Seckou Keita, Rich Mix, 17 Nov
Dave Holland, Wigmore Hall, 20 Nov
Average White Band & Kokomo – a soul summit, RFH, 21 Nov

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