Jazz In Buffalo: Great Jazz Ahead!

Congratulations to .9 Mille Collaborative for outstanding concerts that featured Orrin Evans and Gary Bartz!  Congratulations are also in order for jazz pianist George Caldwell for his induction into the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame this week.  George has been a contributor both locally and nationally to the performance and advocacy of jazz.  

JazzBuffalo Picks

JazzBuffalo Picks include an internationally recognized tango and jazz pianist from Sicily, big band music, and a next-generation jazz musician to support.  

Saturday, October 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Tango Nocturna

Montante Cultural Center Canisius College, Buffalo, NY

A Musical Feast and ArtsCanisius presents a night of viewing world-renowned tango dancers accompanied by Argentinian tango music featuring pianist Fabrizio Mocata from Sicily and Romina Bianco from Argentina…
$5 – $15

Wednesday, October 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm  The WNY Big Band

The WNY Big Band

Flying Bison Brewery 840 Seneca Street, Buffalo

The WNY Big Band is a collective of veteran talent in the Greater Buffalo area celebrating big band musical arrangements.  From conventional and traditional to contemporary modern arrangements, the big…

Wednesday, October 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Elliot Scozzaro Quintet

Buffalo State College Louis Ciminelli Hall 1300 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo, NY

The Elliot Scozzaro Quintet will play a variety of original compositions, Great American Songbook standards, and arrangements of Bebop, Hard Bop, and Post-Bop tunes by artists such as Wayne Shorter…

Art of Jazz Series at Kleinhans Music Hall

We are a little less than a month away from the beginning of an exciting 2022-2023 Art of Jazz Series season  First up is the pianist, composer, arranger, and jazz star, Amina Figarova.  She will be joined by an elite ensemble of Grammy® winners and nominees.  

Go here to learn more: 2022-2023 Art of Jazz Series

Go here for a season subscription and save 10%: KMH Art of Jazz Season Subscription

Go here to get individual tickets for Amina Figarova Sextet:  Art of Jazz I Amina Figarova Sextet

Watch the video below and get caught up on the following articles:

Amina Figarova Sextet to Feature Elite Jazz Artists at Art of Jazz Series Friday, November 11th

Posted on October 11, 2022 (October 11, 2022) by JazzBuffalo

Amina Figarova Sextet to Include Grammy® Winners and Nominees Born in Azerbaijan, the New York-based Amina Figarova is an internationally influenced—and recognized—composer, pianist, and bandleader. Throughout the past twenty years, Figarova’s sextets, […]

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Amina Figarova Releases Her Stunning And Celebratory Album – JOY

Posted on September 23, 2022 (September 23, 2022) by Tony Zambito

The new album is a post-pandemic celebration of Figarova’s inspiring music. Amina Figarova, the award-winning pianist, composer, arranger, and bandleader from the country of Azerbaijan, released her much-anticipated album JOY […]

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Art of Jazz Series 2022-2023: Get Tickets and Season Pass Now!

Posted on September 7, 2022 (September 7, 2022) by JazzBuffalo

Get tickets and a season pass to next season’s Art of Jazz Series bringing to Buffalo GRAMMY® winners and nominees During the past 20-plus years, Art of Jazz has earned a […]

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Check Upcoming Events At JazzBuffalo For Live Jazz

Be sure to check out the Upcoming Events section of JazzBuffalo.org for all the live jazz around town.  There is plenty of jazz happening throughout the city and the region!  We are getting amazing visits and local events impossible to mention all here.  Click on the link below for more events:

Upcoming Events: Live Stream And Live Events

Joe Policastro Trio at Seneca One

Join us for the next JazzBuffalo presents Live at Seneca One concert on Friday, November 4 at 8 pm. We welcome the return to Buffalo the inventive and engaging Joe Policastro Trio. Known for its reimagining of pop hits songs into jazz trio music, the Joe Policastro Trio event promises to be a special night of music. Featured Friday, November 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Joe Policastro Trio

Seneca One Tower 1 Seneca Street, Buffalo, NY

“…a cohesive unit with an extraordinarily flexible mindset…at every step of the way, this band breathes and bends as one.” (Dan Billawsky, All About Jazz) “Unpredictable and sometimes eccentric…each listen

Tickets are available at Eventbrite: Joe Policastro Trio at Seneca One 



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We’ve made it our mission to help elevate our strength of community in Buffalo by offering free opportunities to enjoy jazz and music or by bringing to Buffalo major jazz stars.  One way we do that is to raise funds for the JazzBuffalo Keep Jazz Alive Fund, which is pooled for musicians and production costs to share with venues.  All funds are designed to make it possible to produce concerts and fund awareness through the JazzBuffalo platform.  We’ve enhanced your ability to contribute at the link below.  You can select a dollar or “other amount” and fill in the field.  You can also choose between the use of a credit card or the use of PayPal or Venmo.

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