This weekend, Greater Buffalo will get visits from international jazz artists. Performing ballads and song, as well as, improvising jazz. The community continues to experience a resurgence in jazz music and events. We also extend a special congratulations to the Historic Colored Musicians Club for their designation as a New York State and National Registers of Historic Places. A great occasion for the historic club and for the city of Buffalo.
One of the top female jazz singers and vocalists in jazz today visits Buffalo. The 6-times Juno Awards Nominee is celebrating a fantastic new release entitled, For You, makes an appearance at the MusicalFare Theater Premier Cabaret Lounge. A great Sweetest Day outing also. Only a few seats left, so act soon!
JazzBuffalo is excited to present, at MusicalFare Premier Cabaret Lounge, international jazz pianist and vocalist Carol Welsman! Carol will be joined by the legendary jazz guitarist from NYC/Pittsburgh, Eric Johnson and bassist extraordinaire from Pittsburgh, Dan Wasson. GET RESERVED SEAT HERE: Carol Welsman, Saturday, October 20th, Carol Welsman is an internationally acclaimed singer and pianist whose expressive vocal styling and dynamic stage presence have captivated audiences around the world. She has sold over 60,000 CDs in Canada alone, something few…
Krista Seddon continues her lecture-performance series paying tribute o Marian McPartland. Next in the series is a lecture performance focused on Tony Bennett: The Way You Look Tonight: Tony Bennett, Crossing Boundaries
Krista Seddon Lecture Performance Series: “Marian McPartland & Friends: A Celebration of a Life in Music”
Pianist, Krista Seddon, will embark on a yearlong lecture performance tour September 23, 2018, featuring the life and work of jazz great, Marian McPartland. As the world posthumously celebrates McPartland’s 100th birthday, Buffalo, New York will host a rare, seven-concert series featuring McPartland’s signature portraits against the backdrop of her life as an artist and champion of some of the world’s greatest jazz musicians. The Buffalo series, sponsored by the Katharine Pratt Horton Buffalo Chapter of the National Society of…
One of the area’s most dynamic blues and jazz vocalists launches a new CD and Video Premiere produced by Heart 2 Heart Music Productions.
Vocalist DeeAnn DiMeo Tompkins will be releasing a new video premiere to go along with the release of her CD “Stay Here.” DeeAnn is one of the area’s most dynamic jazz and blues vocalists and continues to perform throughout the area her special energetic brand of vocal blues and jazz.
NEA Jazz Master and the award-winning saxophonist, Branford Marsalis makes a visit to Buffalo. A member of the Marsalis family that has made an indelible impression on jazz
NEA Jazz Master, renowned Grammy Award®‐winning saxophonist and Tony Award® nominee Branford Marsalis is one of the most revered instrumentalists of his time. The leader of one of the finest jazz quartets today, and a frequent soloist with classical ensembles, Marsalis’ most current recording with his quartet is Four MFs Playin’ Tunes. On this album, the song takes center stage, with the band members bringing their considerable musical expertise to bear, as they focus on each tune as an important…
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AKG Art of Jazz Series Begins in November
Fall ushers in another season of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery Art of Jazz Series. This is the 19th season of the series and it promises to be an outstanding follow-up to the concerts held last season. Read more about the series here: AOJ Series. Do get tickets soon – they will not last long…first up is the dynamic pianist Sullivan Fortner.