(Photo: Two of our performers this week. French ConéXion and Paradigm Shift)
This vigilance we all have followed with social/physical distancing and wearing masks is enabling us to enjoy the sound of jazz outdoors. Thus far, the Hotel Herny Summer Jazz Series as an example has helped the community to come together socially yet to do so in a vast space. Allowing us to enjoy jazz within safe guidelines and to keep our spirits up during the pandemic. Let’s keep it up!
Paradigm Shift at Hotel Henry Summer Jazz Thursdays
The Grammy-Nominated Soul-Jazz Trio makes a stop in Buffalo! In the early 90s, Paradigm Shift was born in Rochester, NY to bring spirit back to neo-jazz with organic, funky grooves and street-level ambiance. Bandleader Melvin Henderson and co-founder Gerry Youngman grew up in the golden age of jazz clubs: simmering hotbeds of grit and soul. In an era of turmoil and enormous social change, Henderson and Youngman spent their formative years watching and listening to the great jazz legends. After…
French Conéxion at Hotel Henry Summer Jazz Series
French ConéXion is an ensemble with a truly international background featuring Jeremy Spindler (France, Brazil), accordion, Marc Cousins (France, Belgium), double bass, and Bernard Kunz (Switzerland), guitar, oud. French ConéXion was formed in the summer of 2016 with the intention of creating high-quality music in a jazz format where musicians are able to take a composition and create a unique and new version at every performance. Inspiration for their unique sound comes from the music of French accordion great Richard…
Check Upcoming Events At JazzBuffalo For Both Live and 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: