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International Anthem presents: CHICAGOxLONDON

Part of EFG London Jazz Festival

Portrait of Alabaster Deplume outside staring into the distance

A night of one-off collaborations and performances, bringing together a line-up of artists from the Chicago avant-garde redefining the future of jazz. 

The musical and spiritual connections of Chicago’s and London’s jazz scenes come together for an evening of special one-off collaborations and performances. The line-up features Chicago avantgarde artists from pioneering label International Anthem alongside London artists from Total Refreshment Centre’s circle. Artists include: London-based Mancunian poet, saxophonist and composer Alabaster dePlume, Chicago’s spiritual jazz oracle Angel Bat Dawid, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and composer Ben LaMar Gay, guitarist Jeff Parker, alongside a number of special guests.

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Produced by the Barbican, part of EFG London Jazz Festival.

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