EFG London Jazz Festival 2022 Spotlight: Generations of Chicago Weekender

EFG London Jazz Festival presents a special weekend at the Barbican focusing on generations of Chicago avant-garde redefining the future of jazz.

CHICAGOxLONDON: Alabaster DePlume, Angel Bat Dawid, Ben LaMar Gay, Jeff Parker + more | Sat 12 Nov | Barbican

The musical and spiritual connections of Chicago and London’s jazz scenes come together for a night of one-off collaborations and performances, bringing together a line-up made up of artists from Chicago label International Anthem’s incredible roster along with friends and family from London’s Total Refreshment Centre. Expect a number of special guests to join this bill, from both sides of the Atlantic.

Total Refreshment Centre presents: Rosie Turton and tyroneisaacstuart | Sat 12 Nov | Barbican Freestage

The home of the very first CHICAGOxLONDON presents some of the most exciting emerging artists from the TRC family for a series of free performances before the main event.

Henry Threadgill’s Zooid and Anthony Braxton | Sun 13 Nov | Barbican

EFG London Jazz Festival welcomes two icons of the Chicago avant-garde to the Barbican for a night of all-encompassing improvisation.

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