Jazz In Town: The Music Is Bright

 Thursday edition.  Jazz brings sunshine!. 

Wednesday night jazz 2.001Wednesday Night Jazz hosted by Wayne Moose continues this week with jazz vocalist Laurie Bordonaro.  Begins at 6:30pm at Mezza Restaurant on Elmwood Avenue.  She is an exceptional singer in the spirit of bebop and jazz vocalese.  Wayne Moose on bass, George Kane on guitar, and Tim Clarke on trumpet will join Laurie.  Next Wednesday will feature Joanne Lorenzo on vibes with George Kane on guitar, Abdul-Rahman Qadir on drums, and Buddy Fadale filling in for Wayne.  




Jazz In Town

On Thursday, June 4th at 8pm at PausaArt House, see the Ron Corsaro Trio

Beginning at 5:30pm on Friday June 5th , check out the WECK 17 piece Big Band at Luccarelli’s Banquet Center in Lackawanna.  $15 at the door with food and a cash bar.

On Friday, June 5th, at 7:30pm, see Groovitate with Al Hury at Iris

On Friday, June 5th, at 8pm, see the Jazz Example with Douglas "Trigger" Gaston

On Friday June 5th at 6pm, see My Cousin Tone’ at Wegman’s on Sheridan and Evans

On Saturday, June 6th, at 6:30pm see The Gerard/Chamberlain Quartet with Brenda on vocals at the Hamburg Brewing Company

On Saturday, at 8pm at Pausa Art House, the Jon Lehning Quartet presents Saxophone Colossus featuring special guest Bobby Militello, with Jon Lehning on sax, Derek Hager on sax, Anthony Henry on bass, and Campbell Ryan on drums.  The young jazz lions meet the legend.

On Saturday, June 6th, see All Hands at Oliver's Restaurant at 8:30pm

Walter kempOn Sunday, June 7th at 6pm, see Walter Kemp Trio at the Historic Colored Musicians Club, with David Teaspoon Hulett on drums and Mark Harris on drums; jam to follow.

On Sunday, June 7th, see Colleen Williams with Bobby Jones and Jerry Livingston at GiGi's in Kenmore


Nancy kelly.001Fabulous female jazz vocalist Nancy Kelly makes a visit to MusicalFare Premier Cabaret June 19th with her band she will perform with at the Rochester International Jazz festival. 







Paul marinaro poster.001Announcing jazz vocalist Paul Marinaro from Chicago will be performing two dates in August at the Premier Cabaret in MusicalFare.  Brought to you by JazzBuffalo and MusicalFare Theatre.  Reserve tickets early for this one too!







Secret keeperPausa Art House brings international jazz sensations Secret Keepers: Mary Halvorson and Stephan Crump Duo.  This is an exciting duo of jazz guitar and bass that appears on Friday, June 11th at 8pm. 






Keep Jazz Alive In WNY!!



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