EFG London Jazz Festival 2017

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‘A dazzling display across the musical spectrum’
(★★★★ The Guardian)

2,000+ artists. 300+ gigs. 50+ venues. 25 years. 1 city.

The EFG London Jazz Festival is a 10-day celebration of jazz in over 50 venues across London, featuring a mix of world-class artists and emerging stars. 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.

We’re pulling out all the stops to bring you a bumper year as we celebrate 25 years of the EFG London Jazz Festival. Join this event for all the latest news about artists and events in November 2017.

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