Jazz In Town: A Latin Jazz Christmas Comes To Buffalo

We are building upon old and new traditions this holiday season.  Where we find jazz music at the heart of Christmas and Holiday music being played throughout the region.   Refer to the article on “20 Plus Holiday Jazz Events” at the end of this edition of “Jazz In Town” to see all the holiday jazz events in December.  And, of course, check out the “Upcoming jazz” also.  Read on…

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A highlight in December is the appearance of 3-time Grammy Nominee Jane Bunnett and Maqueque in “A Latin Christmas.”  Which will also include an appearance by international Sacred Steel Guitar star Nikki D. Brown and Buffalo’s own rising star opening the concert, Saranaide.

Jane Bunnett and Maqueque – A Latin Jazz Christmas (3 time Grammy® Nominee)

Sunday, December 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Glenn and Awdry Flickinger Performing Arts Center1250 Amherst Street
Buffalo, NY 14216 United States 
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JazzBuffalo is excited to present 3 times Grammy® Nominee for Best Latin Jazz Album, Jane Bunnett, and Maqueque.  In the past few years, the groundbreaking all-women band, Jane Bunnett and Maqueque have forged a path in presented the sounds of Afro-Cuban and Latin Jazz to the world.  The band consists of an ensemble of Cuban female performers creating a vibrant sound made magical by the soprano saxophone of Jane Bunnett. The ensemble received a Grammy® for their latest highly-acclaimed album…

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Upcoming Jazz Events On JazzBuffalo.org

Be sure to check out the full listing of upcoming jazz events in the area.  Far too many to list in an email newsletter.  Click the link below!

Our partner, The Terrace at Delaware Park, has their second annual CookieFest happening this week and features music by Courtney Chyme and Nate Cronk:

“Holiday Cookie Fest 2” at The Terrace at Delaware Park with music by Cortney Chyme

Saturday, December 14 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Terrace at Delaware Park199 Lincoln Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222 United States 
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$15

Please join us on Saturday, December 14th from 11am-3pm for the 2nd annual “Holiday Cookie Fest” at The Terrace in Delaware Park. Last Year this event sold out at the door but this year we are adding more space and will have a lot more hot chocolate made ready at arrival. Kids are Free! Adult Admission is $15 and includes Holiday Mug and Spirited Adult Beverage Kids Activities include cookie decorating Face Painting Shop and sample cookies and baked…

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JazzBuffalo Articles You May Have Missed

Where Is The Nichols Flickinger Performing Arts Center And The Jane Bunnett and Maqueque Concert?

(This is a reprise of an article written back in June to describe the Flickinger Performing Arts Center when JazzBuffalo presented Veronica Swift with the Emmet Cohen Trio. The subsequent concert with Jane Bunnett and Maqueque takes place on Sunday, December 15 at 3 pm.) Since JazzBuffalo announced the first concert featuring jazz vocalist Veronica […]

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20 Plus Holiday Jazz Events To Enjoy This Christmas

Although this Christmas season will be one of the shortest in several years, there will be an abundant amount of jazz to bring us all cheerful merriment. From paid events to free events, there will be something for all. Here is the JazzBuffalo Guide to Holiday Jazz for December 2019: Alexei Carstensen – Take Me […]

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