The EFG London Jazz Musical Festival is an annual event bringing together musicians from all over the world into the city. Here is what to expect this year.
What is the EFG London Jazz Festival all about
The festival is an electrifying coming together of local and global stars to celebrate the freshest and finest jazz music. While most of last year’s gigs went digital due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s event will be live, allowing hundreds of fans to attend. The 10-day electrifying EFG London festival has always been a fun event since its inception in 1992. It has always attracted global icons such as Joe Pass, Gipsy Kings, Carla Bley, Randy Weston and Gerald Wilson, to name a few. If you visit London for the event running from 12th November to -21 November 2021, you can expect to find affordable hotels and accomodation near the jazz festival.
What to expect from the 2021 EFG London Jazz Festival
The EFG London Festival sees gigs pop up at various venues across the city, such as the Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Omnibus Theatre, King’s Place and Purcell Room. Some of the notable musicians expected to grace this year’s edition include Archie Shepp & Jason Moran, Aynur, Marcel Khalife & Bachar Mar-Khalife, Avishai Cohen & Nikki Yeoh, Charles Llyod & Nerija and Brad Mehldau, among others. You can expect London to be busy during this year’s festivals with gigs everywhere from concert halls to street corners.