Jazz At Home: Appreciate Jazz When Staying At Home

(Photo: pianist, composer, arranger, and bandleader Toshiko Akiyoshi)

We are beginning to see some evidence that social distancing and staying at home is beginning to have a positive effect.  As painful as it may be for all of us, it is a commitment that takes perseverance.  Certainly not easy!  Think of others – your loved ones, families, and friends we are doing this for – to protect ourselves and them.

Stay faithful!  Happy Passover!  Happy Easter!   Both represent the hope of renewal and coming out of difficult times.

While staying at home, take the time to appreciate the music of jazz.  It is Jazz Appreciation Month this April and a perfect time to listen, read about, and support the music of jazz.  Read the article below about the focus on Women in Jazz.   Be sure to check out the Upcoming Events section of JazzBuffalo.  We continue to list live streaming to enjoy from New York and elsewhere as we find out about them. 

Featured Events

JazzBuffalo Livestream: The DUO+ featuring Donny Frauenhofer and Ellen Pieroni

Thursday, April 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Watch The DUO+ perform duo jazz via live stream (Facebook Live) right here on JazzBuffalo.  The first Live Stream was so well received, we’re bringing it back with better sound every Thursday until – we don’t know!! We will post the link shortly before the start of the live performance on Facebook and JazzBuffalo.   You can also support Donny and Ellen of the Duo+ via these links to donate any small amount you can to their efforts. Support them…

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Check Upcoming Events At JazzBuffalo For Live Stream

Be sure to check out the Upcoming Events section of JazzBuffalo.org to learn about the fabulous amount of live streaming jazz available this weekend and beyond.  Go here:

Upcoming Events: Live Stream

Call For Jazz Musicians For Live Stream

Jazz musicians, please do reach out and let’s create JazzBuffalo Livestream events like the above.  In a responsible manner from your home and safely.  Let us know and we can support your efforts.

Jazz Appreciation Month Celebrates Women In Jazz And Toshiko Akiyoshi

Each April, the Smithsonian National Museum of American History has recognized and celebrated the extraordinary heritage and history of jazz. Since 2001, the institution has encouraged us as a nation to partake in month-long mindful participation to appreciate the music we call jazz. Enjoying recordings, studying the music, and attending concert have all been part […]

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CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival Canceled With Hope For Fall Reschedule

Producers and city representatives came to the conclusion that the 19th year of the CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival scheduled for June 19-27 should be canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a distributed letter, producers Marc Iacona and John Nugent announced the cancelation Thursday, citing an effort to help limit the spread of COVID-19 […]

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