Jazz Is A Family Affair With John Hasselback, Jr. And Lisa Hasselback

John hasselbackIt is always a good thing when jazz and music are part of the family.  This Wednesday, October 14, we have a family affair taking place at Wednesday Night Jazz at Mezza Restaurant beginning at 6:30pm. 

The husband and wife team of John Hasselback, Jr. and Lisa Hasselback will be performing together.  They will be accompanied by John Bacon, Jr. on drums, and Wayne Moose on bass and the host of Wednesday Night Jazz.  John and Lisa are both accomplished musicians and have performed among the best regionally.  Here is more from Wayne:

In addition to being two of Buffalo's finest jazz musicians, they are also outstanding music educators. Lisa teaches general and vocal music in the Ken-Ton district at the middle school level and John teaches Jazz band and lessons on all brass and woodwinds in West Seneca.


Lisa hasselbackThey come from one of Buffalo's finest musical families and it is continuing with their children. Son John is in his 2nd year at the Hartt School of music, where he is becoming a major force. I am really looking forward to this gig and I know the audience will love it.


Sounds like a warm evening of family fun and great music!







Janice Mitchell And Jim Beishline

JaniceAlso, in the same vein of partners and families, see Janice Mitchell and Jim Bieshline at GiGi’s in Kenmore beginning at 7pm.  One of the areas finest performing couples on vocals and piano will be doing what they always do together – give us the beauty of song and music.  




Keep Jazz Alive In WNY!!!



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