Featured events for EFG London Jazz Festival 2015
'The best jazz festival on the planet' (Jez Nelson, BBC Radio 3)
2,000+ artists. 300+ gigs. 50+ venues. 23 years. 1 city
This 10-day celebration of jazz delivers a mix of world-class artists and emerging stars and takes the music to a massive and ever-growing audience. The Festival has a reputation for bringing the best and freshest music to the capital, with a wide-ranging programme of concerts, commissions, club events, talks, and an expansive learning and participation programme.
Next year's Festival dates are Friday 11 to Sunday 20 November 2016, tickets will go on sale in the spring.
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Artists who played in 2015 included Adriano Adewale, Andy Sheppard, Arild Andersen, Average White Band & Kokomo, Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn, Christian Scott, Christine Tobin, Dave Holland, Hiromi, Ice-T, Jacob Collier, Jamie Cullum, Jarrod Lawson, Kamasi Washington, Keith Jarrett, Kurt Elling, Maceo Parker, Manu Katché & Ibrahim Maalouf, Maria Scheider, Melody Gardot, Miroslav Vitouš, Natalie Williams, Nik Bärtsch, Phronesis, Sibongile Khumalo, Shri Sriram, Submotion Orchestra, Terence Blanchard, Tin Men and the Telephone and many more.
Listen to a selection of the 2015 festival artists in our Spotify playlist: