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Abdullah Ibrahim

Part of EFG London Jazz Festival

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Mesmerising South African jazz pianist Abdullah Ibrahim performs an intimate and atmospheric solo show.

Taking us on a journey through a lifetime of musical experience – a sacred and secular melting pot of gospel and jive, American jazz and classical music – he skilfully weaves his influences into free-flowing piano inventiveness. His is a distinctive brand of exquisite, meditative tranquillity: heart-stopping melodies that combine with a powerful spirituality. Ibrahim’s music has long tracked the turbulence of his homeland’s history, matching its past struggles and current optimism through music of great hope and deeply reflective soulfulness.

Start time: 7.30pm

Approximate running time: 90 mins, no interval.

Please note all timings are approximate and subject to change.

Produced by Serious, part of EFG London Jazz Festival


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