15 plus National Jazz Live Streams To Watch From May 13 – May 17

(Photo: in this week’s listing, you can view Joey DeFrancesco perform on the historic organ at Van Gelder Studio)

Favorite Where To Watch Jazz Live Streams picks here by JazzBuffalo. Weekly live streams throughout the country from jazz clubs and beyond to check out. Fabulous choices this weekend of national jazz artists!

For the full listing of jazz live streams happening this weekend as well as the next week and beyond, view JazzBuffalo’s Upcoming Events.

Here are 15 plus favorite national jazz live stream picks by JazzBuffalo for this weekend (May 13 – May 17). Be sure to click on “find out more” to get more details for each:

Live Shows From Smalls Jazz Club and Mezzrow – Live Streamed

Thursday, May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Buffalo, NY United States

SMALLS Thursday 5/13 6 PM & 7:30 PM DOORS OPEN AT 5:30 PM  CHAMPIAN FULTON TRIO Champian Fulton / Piano Hide Tanaka / Bass Fukushi Tainaka / Drums SPONSORED BY DON & JOY KELLY CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS MEZZROW Thursday 5/13 7:30 PM & 9 PM  DOORS OPEN AT 7 PM SPIKE WILNER, TYLER MITCHELL & ANTHONY PINCIOTTI Spike Wilner / Piano Tyler Mitchell / Bass Anthony Pinciotti / Drums CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS SMALLS Thursday 5/13 9…

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Jazz Forum at Home!

Thursday, May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Buffalo, NY United States

Tune in at 7:00 PM for Jazz Forum @ Home’s Facebook Live performance! Presented by Montefiore Health System. Go to this link at the time of the broadcast: https://www.facebook.com/jazzforumclub/live  

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An Die Musik Live – Live Stream Series

Thursday, May 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Buffalo, NY United States$5 – $6

An Die Musik Live is Baltimore’s finest listening room. With 75 armchairs, great acoustics, the city’s best piano and a lobby bar, this performance space is as intimate as it is inviting. Here, at last, is a music experience designed for all ages. Check Back Each Week For Schedule!! May 2 Grasso-Ravita Jazz Ensemble Encore CD Release LIVE STREAMING $10 Sunday 5/2 7:00 pm  Live StreamEvent Info May 4 Fiasco LIVE STREAMING CONCERT $10 Tuesday 5/4 7:00 pm  Live StreamEvent…

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Live From Dizzy’s Club

Thursday, May 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Dizzy’s Jazz CLub New York, NY United States + Google Map$10

Discover New Music Join us from the comfort of your home for Jazz at Lincoln Center’s new live concert experience, This series welcomes club favorites and emerging artists who will perform in safe, small ensembles adhering to NY Media production guidelines. Jazz fans from around the world will also enjoy a pre-performance interview with each artist, hosted by Dizzy’s Club manager Roland Chassagne. Suggested ticket price: $10 per live performance  Streaming access is free for JALC Members. To learn more about…

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Chris’ Jazz Club: Live Streams

Thursday, May 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Chris Jazz Cafe Philadephia, PA United States + Google Map

As we adjust to the current situation of life, Chris’ has developed a plan to keep the music playing. We are streaming shows on a high-end professional quality level not seen in other streaming events. The sound and visual quality has elevated streaming to an art form that Chris’ Jazz Café is delighted to embrace. List View Calendar View May 06 Louis Pettinelli Trio 8pm EDT ~ Pay-as-you-wish PayPal.me/PhillyJazz or Venmo: @ChrisJazz-Cafe Watch the show here: LouisPettinelliTrio Read More  May 07 The…

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Keystone Korner: Bill Charlap Trio

Friday, May 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Keystone Korner Baltimore, MD United States + Google Map$10

Bill Charlap Trio Bill Charlap Trio with pianist Bill Charlap, bassist Peter Washington, and drummer Kenny Washington One of the world’s premier jazz pianists, Bill Charlap has performed and recorded with modern masters ranging from Phil Woods and Wynton Marsalis, to Tony Bennett and Diana Krall. Since 1997, he has led the GRAMMY® Award-Winning Bill Charlap Trio with bassist Peter Washington and drummer Kenny Washington, now recognized as one of the leading groups in jazz. This iconic modern jazz piano…

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Village Vanguard Live Streams

Friday, May 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Village Vanguard New York, NY United States$7

Photo by John Rogers TYSHAWN SOREY MAY 14 ‑ MAY 16 *Originally broadcast February, 2021 TYSHAWN SOREY – DRUMS JOE LOVANO – SAXOPHONES BILL FRISELL- GUITAR $10 . GET TICKETS! “ The composer and multi-instrumentalist Tyshawn Sorey, a Newark native…is among the most formidable denizens of the in-between zone…Here is an extraordinary talent who can see across the entire musical landscape. — The New Yorker

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Smoke Screens: Livestream Concert Series from Smoke Jazz Club

Friday, May 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Smoke Jazz New York, NY United States + Google Map$10

SMOKE SCREENS PRESENTS: THE MARC CARY TRIO FEATURING NASHEET WAITS & RASHAAN CARTER FRIDAY MAY 14 – SATURDAY MAY 15 / LIVE STREAMED / 8PM EST Buy Streaming Pass “Cary shows how creatively he can stretch cool piano-jazz swingers over complex and cutting-edge rhythms, producing music that sounds old and new at once.” – The Guardian   Marc Cary leads a mesmerizing trio featuring  Nasheet Waits and Rashaan Carter in two nights of livestreaming concerts.  One of New York’s best jazz…

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Friday, May 14 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pmhttps://thewallis.org/Americana Las Angelas, CA United States + Google Map$20

Nine-time Grammy-nominee The Tierney Sutton Band showcase their distinctive jazz stylings in celebration of the band’s 25th anniversary. Enjoy timeless jazz standards, selections from the American songbook and a range of American film music, with Variety proclaiming, “the lady can swing.” Kevin Axt and Trey Henry, Bass Ray Brinker, Drums Christian Jacob, Piano Tierney Sutton, Vocals This performance is made possible by generous support from Bruce Goldsmith. PRICING On-Demand purchase includes a 48-hour window of access beginning at 7:00 PM…

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Live From Van Gelder Studio: Joey DeFrancesco Plays The Organ

Saturday, May 15 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pmVan Gelder Studio NJ United States + Google Map$15

This time, we’re featuring the historic Van Gelder Studio Organ. The very instrument that has been heard on countless recordings by Jimmy Smith, Ray Charles, Larry Young, Shirley Scott, Jack McDuff, Jimmy McGriff, Dr. Lonnie Smith and many more. Having such an important instrument means we gotta have a special group…and we do. Joey DeFrancesco, who first recorded on the studio organ while still in his teens, is particularly known for his role in the revival of the Hammond organ…

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Sunday Evening Jazz Party with Champian Fulton : Live from Lockdown

Sunday, May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Buffalo, NY United States

CHAMPIAN WAS NAMED PIANIST AND VOCALIST OF 2019 BY HOT HOUSE MAGAZINE & JAZZMOBILE’S READERS POLL “CHAMPIAN IS THE MOST GIFTED PURE JAZZ SINGER OF HER GENERATION”  MARK STRYKER, DETROIT FREE PRESS “A CHARMING YOUNG STEWARD OF THE MAINSTREAM JAZZ TRADITION.” NATE CHINEN, THE NEW YORK TIMES A mainstay on the vibrant New York Jazz scene, she has performed with musical royalty such as Lou Donaldson, Frank Wess, Scott Hamilton, Buster Williams, and Louis Hayes. From New York to Barcelona, Champian’s swinging…

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Virtual Birdland: Sunday Nights with Arturo O’Farrill & the ALJO

Sunday, May 16 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Buffalo, NY United States

VIRTUAL BIRDLAND: Sunday Nights with Arturo O’Farrill & the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra WATCH HERE https://bit.ly/2VEBSpr Recorded remotely from locations as diverse as Madrid, Los Angeles and New York City, Arturo O’Farrill and the mighty Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra are reviving their Sunday Night Birdland residency exclusively for ALJA Digital Village. Accompanied by live chat and commentary from Arturo and the ALJO musicians. Every Sunday. — Support our campaign and help us provide assistance to our musicians – ALJA Emergency…Find out more »

Live Stream: The Emmet Cohen Trio – Live From Emmet’s Place

Monday, May 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)Facebook Live and JazzBuffalo Buffalo, NY United States + Google Map

The Emmet Cohen Trio comes together once again to provide a Live Stream performance featuring Emmet Cohen on piano, Russell Hall on bass, and Kyle Poole on drums.  A trio of Rising Stars in the jazz universe.  Tune in to see one of the premier working jazz trios in the scene today.  We.   will post the live stream weekly. We will provide the Facebook Live link, Watch Party, and post it right here in this event listing for viewing as…

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