As we end June, we are getting ready for the summer season of more jazz outdoors. Look ahead to July where we will find many opportunities to hear jazz outdoors as festival season kicks in.
Jazz In Town
Saxophonist and smooth jazz extraordinaire Will Holton takes the noon stage downtown Buffalo tomorrow for the M&T Bank Noon Concert Series. Joining will be Daniel Powell, Rod Bonner, Cal Parmer, and Charles Costner.
The Dale Toliver Band will perform Live Thursday, June 28th from 6-9pm for Music On Main at MTK Prime in Williamsville. The Dale Toliver Band is founded by Buffalo’s very own Jazz Guitarist Dale Toliver. Dale is known for his seasoned style and performs classic jazz standards, smooth jazz mixed with blues, R&B, and funk, as well as his original music.
While this performance may not classify as “jazz” in the truest sense, it is an artistic expression of music worth noting “beyond jazz.” Mexican guitarist Ricardo Saeb has performed in venues across Latin America, Europe, and the United States. His performances have been described as “perfectly balanced,” “of an exquisite subtlety,” and “simply spectacular.” His tours have taken him to cities as diverse as Querétaro, Ciudad Juárez, Austin, Boston, Dallas, and Córdoba. Ricardo Saeb has appeared as a guest artist at…
The Bobby Militello Quartet return to Pausa Art House to play their standards in jazz repertoire known throughout the area. Featuring Bobby Militello, alto sax, Bobby Jones, Piano, Jim Coleman, bass, and John Bacon, Jr., drums.
This performance features a history of Classic Jazz through the ears of the musicians. Each performer will bring their 2 personal favorite selections for adaptation by the group. Jeff Zavac sax and flute is featured with JazzBuffalo poll winner Tim Clarke tpt, guest Hansel Herrera tpt, Scot Smith tb, Joe Baudo piano, John Curry bass, and Jack Bacon, Sr. dr,. Each band member will select their favorite style and tune for an Anthology of Jazz Music History all in One…
JazzBuffalo / Hotel Henry Jazz Concert Series
This upcoming show has tickets selling! If you have an interest, you are encouraged to get your tickets soon!
A Jazz Tribute To Michael Jackson, a special production commissioned by JazzBuffalo and first performed at MusicalFare Theatre, will feature the spectacular ensemble, Mark Marinaccio and Friends. The all-star ensemble will perform newly arranged jazz compositions that draw from the repertoire of the King Of Pop, Michael Jackson. Nobody’s star burned brighter than Michael Jackson. Many of his hit songs were arranged by the jazz icon Quincy Jones and their brilliance were often overshadowed by their popularity. On this evening,…
JazzBuffalo and The Screening Room to Present Highly Acclaimed Jazz Documentary
One of the most anticipated and highly-acclaimed jazz documentaries in 2018 will be coming to Buffalo this July. The Milford Graves Full Mantis Documentary presents an in-depth portrait of one of the most iconic and historic figures in the free jazz, improvisational jazz, and avant-garde jazz movements. Percussionist Milton Graves story is compelling and riveting.