Jazz In Town: Happy Jazzy Fourth Of July Weekend!

The fourth of July holiday always begins a flurry of outdoor music events and gets jazz outdoors kicked off in earnest.  Plenty to enjoy over the holiday weekend and beyond!    Read on…

A Weekend At Delaware Park and Hoyt Lake

For many Buffalonians, taking in the views of the stairs of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Hoyt Lake, Marcy Casino, Lincoln Parkway, and the Rose Garden is a summer treasure.  This weekend, the area will also be a focal point of jazz in the community.  And the good news for many – free!

M&T First Friday

Walter Kemp 3oh!

Friday, July 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Albright-Knox Art Gallery1285 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo,NY14222 United States
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Walter Kemp 3oh! will be performing for M&T First Friday at Albright Knox Art Gallery. Teaspoon on drums, RiShon Odel on bass, and Walter Kemp 3 on piano.

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Buffalo Afrobeat Orchestra

Friday, July 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Albright-Knox Art Gallery1285 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo,NY14222 United States
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Free

Join us for a free performance by the Buffalo Afrobeat Orchestra, a diverse 16-piece ensemble composed of members from many other area bands, including One World Tribe, Outer Circle Orchestra, The Rockaz, 12/8 Path Band, Folkfaces, and many more. BAO is revitalizing Afrobeat music in Western New York and beyond. Afrobeat, with its heavy rhythm, trance-like groove, powerful melodies, and cutting lyrics are so moving that even a statue should be dancing by the end of the concert! Part of…

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Terrace At Delaware Park – Back to Back With Jazz Guitar Legend Eric Johnson (Saturday night and Sunday Brunch)

Jazz Guitarist Eric Johnson From Pittsburgh

Saturday, July 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Terrace at Delaware Park199 Lincoln Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222 United States 
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Eric Johnson is a soul survivor. Eric’s 40-year career has allowed him to travel the world performing with some of the world’s greatest jazz artists. His career began in Pittsburgh, in the late 60’s Rhythm and Blues/Jazz Funk circuit. After graduating high school he a boldly, eagerly took his guitar on the road with legendary organist Brother Jack McDuff. Johnson soon became a popular sideman working with Leon Spencer Jr., Lou Donaldson, Jimmy McGriff, Stanley Turrentine, Hank Crawford, Ramsey Lewis,…

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The Buffalo News Summer Jazz Series

The Buffalo News Summer Jazz Series

Sunday, July 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

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The Buffalo News Summer Jazz Series concerts take place on the museum’s Delaware Stairs on five Sundays at 2 pm, from July 7 through August 4. Admission is free. Bring the whole family to enjoy this summer tradition! Please note: In case of rain, performances will be held in the Albright-Knox’s Auditorium on a first-come, first seat basis. Indoor concerts are free with museum admission (and free for Albright-Knox Members). Brendan Lanighan Sextet Sunday, July 7, 2019 ● 2 pm The Brendan Lanighan…

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The July lineup for jazz is set at the Terrace at Delaware Park.  Be sure to call 716-886-0089 for dinner or brunch reservations!  Please note the new time for Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 pm to 9 pm.

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