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EFG London Jazz Festival: The Jazz Voice

Guy Barker conducts the London Jazz Festival Orchestra in a celebration of song, including performances by Lisa Stansfield, Laila Biali and Allan Harris.

Andrew McGregor presents the EFG London Jazz Festival's opening night gala, live from the Royal Festival Hall in London. The Jazz Voice is an annual celebration of singers and songwriting and the featured artists tonight include Lisa Stansfield, Laila Biali, Allan Harris, Deva Mahal, Anthony Strong and Zara McFarlane. Guy Barker conducts the 42-piece London Jazz Festival Orchestra and the event is hosted on stage by Jumoké Fashola.

Deva Mahal at Jazz Voice for EFG London Jazz Festival. Photo © Emile Holba’

2 hours, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • Michael John LaChiusa

    Welcome to My Party

    Performer: Lea DeLaria. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Deva Mahal

    Shards

    Performer: Deva Mahal. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Lionel Bart

    As Long as She Needs Me

    Performer: Anthony Strong. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Zara McFarlane

    Silhouette

    Performer: Zara McFarlane. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Richard Rogers

    My Funny Valentine

    Performer: Lisa Stansfield. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Laila Biali

    Satellite

    Performer: Laila Biali. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Amália Rodrigues

    O Gente da Minha Terra

    Performer: Mariza. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Horace Silver

    Sister Sadie

    Performer: Allan Harris. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • James Booker

    Goodnight Irene

  • Curtis Lewis

    Little Unhappy Boy

    Performer: Nancy Wilson. Performer: Cannonball Adderley.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Who Am I?

    Performer: Nina Simone.
  • Duke Pearson

    Jeannine

    Performer: Eddie Jefferson.
  • Amir ElSaffar

    Hyper Steps

    Performer: Amir ElSaffar. Performer: Hyper.
  • EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra

    Tribute to Spirit of 1968

    Conductor: Guy Barker.
  • Irene Higginbotham

    Good Morning Heartache

    Performer: Deva Mahal. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Frank Loesser

    Never Will I Marry

    Performer: Zara McFarlane. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Some Other Time

    Performer: Anthony Strong. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Mariza

    Beija de Saudade

    Performer: Mariza. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Randy Newman

    I Think it's Going to Rain Today

    Performer: Laila Biali. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Eddie Jefferson

    Body and Soul

    Performer: Allan Harris. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Lisa Stansfield

    Twisted

    Performer: Lisa Stansfield. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • David Bowie

    Life on Mars

    Performer: Lea DeLaria. Orchestra: The EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra.
  • Charlie Wood, Deva Mahal & Allan Harris

    New Orleans Medley

    Orchestra: EFG London Jazz Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Guy Barker.

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