As one of the world’s great jazz cities, London is a great place to catch live jazz. From huge international stars to new talent and the annual EFG London Jazz Festival, London’s jazz venues have got it all. Here are our top picks from London’s calendar of upcoming jazz events.
The best jazz in London
Brilliant Anglo-Hungarian jazz songwriter Williams leads this regular classy jazz and R&B vocal night, with high profile singing stars dropping by for the odd guest spot. Always a fun atmosphere, it’s a great night to check out the iconic Soho club and hear some always-virtuosic vocal displays.
Jean Paul 'Bluey' Maunick's jazz-funk fusioneers have now clocked up a remarkable 30 years on the London scene, and also enjoy superstar status overseas. Count on an immaculate performance tonight of their super-slick jazz, funk and soul grooves, with vocals by US soul diva Maysa Leak.