Jazz In Town: Festive December Holiday Jazz!

(Photo: The classic “A Charlie Brown Christmas” featuring the music of Vince Guaraldi can be heard this Sunday at Seneca One Auditorium!)

It is that time of the year where the start of December ushers in a month of festive holiday spirit.  Including holiday jazz throughout the region.  An enjoyable month to take in the sounds of Christmas-themed special presentations.

A Charlie Brown Christmas 

Tickets for this special holiday presentation are getting more limited as each day passes.  Adult tickets are still available so don’t miss this opportunity to enjoy a memorable holiday classic!

A Charlie Brown Christmas at Seneca One

Sunday, December 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Seneca One Tower1 Seneca Street
Buffalo, NY United States 
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JazzBuffalo and Seneca One join together to present this special tribute to legend Vince Guaraldi and his soundtrack to Charles Schulz’s 1965 holiday classic, A Charlie Brown Christmas.  The event will feature the Ed Croft Trio in a performance of the classic music penned by Guaraldi.  An event the whole family can enjoy in the spectacular Seneca One Tower’s Lobby and Auditorium.     Among the most beloved holiday albums of all time, A Charlie Brown Christmas has been certified Triple…

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Check Upcoming Events At JazzBuffalo For Live Jazz/Live Streams

Be sure to check out the Upcoming Events section of JazzBuffalo.org for all the live jazz around town.  We are more dependent now on musicians and venues submitting their events to JazzBuffalo to appear on the calendar.  So, tell your favorite bands and venues to visit JazzBuffalo.org and submit their events!   Go here for more events:

Upcoming Events: Live Stream And Live Events


Jazz in the Pan Am Room at the Terrace!

We’ve added two shows in December that will surely bring the festive holiday spirit to life.  Jazz vocalist Colleen Williams will be joined by Bobby Jones and a special return by Jerry Livingston.  This will be followed by a night of holiday jazz by Ann Philippone.  And, don’t forget Hanna PK will help us start off 2022.  Get all the details below and make reservations via RESY.com or by calling the Terrace!

Colleen Williams Trio at Jazz in the Pan Am Room at The Terrace!

Friday, December 10 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Terrace at Delaware Park199 Lincoln Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222 United States 
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  Colleen Williams has been one of the area’s most prominent jazz vocalists.  She has been featured with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra as well as, the Virginia Symphony in tribute shows to Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, George Gershwin, and The American Songbook. With The Bobby Jones Trio, she has performed countless concerts and club dates, and in 2003, Bobby Jones and Colleen produced a second album, CW as a follow up to their first collaboration in 1998, TORCHED.  https://youtu.be/pAb0KfidPqI Williams will…

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Ann Philippone Holiday Jazz at Jazz in the Pan Am Room at the Terrace

Friday, December 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Terrace at Delaware Park199 Lincoln Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222 United States 
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Ann Philippone has been one of the area’s most prolific jazz and blues pianists and vocalists for the past three decades.  She has performed internationally and has been nominated for multiple awards in the region for jazz and blues piano/vocals.  Ann has had a long-term following for her New Orleans-style barrelhouse, boogie, blues, and jazz performances that are uniquely her own.  Ann has opened for such great jazz and blues artists as James Cotton, Tinsley Ellis, and Joanna Connor. On…

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Hanna PK at Jazz in the Pan Am Room at The Terrace!

Saturday, January 8, 2022 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Terrace at Delaware Park199 Lincoln Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222 United States 
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Hanna PK is a solid pianist, soulful vocalist, and vibrant performer, born and raised in South Korea, currently residing in Rochester, NY.  She plays a wide variety of blues & swing, old-school folk, and boogie-woogie jazz.  She has a dynamic songwriting style – ranging from a funky tune with socially conscious lyrics to a mournful slow blues, from a pop-edged ballad to an uplifting swinging number, and from barrelhouse boogie to jazz.  Her seemingly sweet and soft-spoken appearance often leads…

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Jazz Night at the Curtiss is Coming in 2022…Preview Night Thursday, December 16

JazzBuffalo will be partnering with the Curtiss Hotel to host Jazz Night at the Curtiss twice per month on Thursdays beginning in 2022.  Taking place on the spectacular covered Rooftop Lounge and Patio, you will be able to enjoy panoramic views of the city skyline and waterfront, cocktail drinks and foods, firepit, and jazz music.  Join us for a special Preview Night on Thursday, December 16 featuring Saranaide!

“Jazz Night at the Curtiss” Preview Night featuring Saranaide

Thursday, December 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Curtiss Hotel210 Franklin Street
Buffalo, NY 14202 United States 
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The Curtiss Hotel in Downtown Buffalo has become one of the city’s premium and iconic hotels.  Enjoyed by residents of the city, the region, and out-of-state travelers.  The Curtiss Hotel Rooftop and Lounge has become a destination for people seeking a patio lounge atmosphere, cocktail drinks and foods, and spectacular views.  From the Curtiss Hotel Rooftop, you can enjoy a cocktail drink and take in the breathtaking panoramic views of downtown Buffalo, Lake Erie, and the Canadian shoreline. In 2022,…

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Live at Seneca One Presented by JazzBuffalo – Early Bird Promo Code

Plan to attend next year’s Live at Seneca One series where we will present a variety of jazz and feature next-generation rising stars! Visit the JazzBuffalo “Live at Seneca One” page also here:  Live at Seneca One – and get all the details.


For a limited time, we are offering a discount promo code to use to get $9 off each ticket for any of the concerts in the series.  The promo code is – EB9.  The price of a ticket will only be $20 and for a limited time, we are waiving ticket fees!  Please note that where to put the code is hard to see because the print is small.  Plus you may need to scroll up/down to see it.  Here is where you will find it – the red arrow points to where you click on the hyperlink and enter the code:

Visit the JazzBuffalo “Live at Seneca One” page also here:  Live at Seneca One

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