Jazz Icon Monty Alexander To Appear At Albright-Knox Art Of Jazz Series January 28

If you have been reading JazzBuffalo the past few weeks, you know that a very special concert will be taking place on Sunday, January 28th.   The 2017–2018 Art of Jazz Series will present legendary jazz pianist Monty Alexander with his trio at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery on Sunday, January 28, at 3 pm. Series producer […]

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Jazz In Town: Celebrating Song And The Birthday Of Django!

Jazz will hit several stages in the next week and the variety of jazz music means there is something for everyone!    Congratulations to all of the winners, runner-ups, and honorable mentions in the 4th Annual JazzBuffalo Poll.  Thank you to the audiences of readers and fans who helped make the poll an engaging means […]

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Jazz In Town: Quintet, Orkestra, Band

After the coldest weather in a very long time, look for jazz to begin to heat up in the area.  We move on from the holidays into what will be an exciting year of jazz.    Highlights The Beatles Jazz Quintet w/Mark Marinaccio, Thursday, January 11 at 7 pm at Pausa Art House Jazz and […]

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Jazz In Town: The Start Of A New Jazz Year

It is the start of another new year and we hope for more great jazz in 2018.  The weekend will be downright frigid according to weather forecasts.  A light week of music is ahead.  However, jazz will help to warm up the spirits. Jazz And Beyond To Start The Year On Thursday, January 4th at […]

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Jazz In Town: Singing In The New Year!

We will be ringing in the New Year with frigid temperatures this year.  However, jazz will warm our spirits.  And, we will be launching the 2017 JazzBuffalo Poll.  Giving us all a chance to look back on a fantastic year in jazz.  Jazz And Beyond To End The Year On Thursday, December 28 at 7 […]

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Jazz In Town: A Very Merry Jazzy Christmas

Christmas highlights this coming weekend.  A special time of family and friends enjoying the Christmas and holiday spirit.  Jazz will be filling up our hearts and soul just before and after.   Highlight JazzBuffalo Presents Jazz for the Holidays with TrioPAYAZZO on Friday, December 22 at 8 pm at the Revolution Gallery on 1419 Hertel […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Violins Fill The Holiday Air

Buffalo gets a visit this week from a rising star who has performed on stages across the world with the likes of Stevie Wonder, Cassandra Wilson, Josh Groban, and the recently deceased Jon Hendricks.  And, the sounds of gypsy jazz fill the air once again, as well as, contemporary smooth jazz.  Highlights JazzBuffalo Presents Scott […]

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Jazz In Town: Soulful Holiday Celebrations

The holiday festivities are underway and that includes jazz in the forefront and in the background.  We’ve got a night of original soul jazz and big bands and everything in-between.     Highlights JazzBuffalo Presents A Night Of Soul Jazz With Paradigm Shift, Friday, December 8 at Pausa Art House at 8 pm  JazzBuffalo, in association […]

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Jazz In Town: Art of Jazz And More!

This past Thanksgiving week and weekend sure brought to Buffalo a level of world-class jazz that will rival many other cities in the country.  Truly a thankful blessing.  December will bring us more fabulous jazz throughout the month.  Highlights Art of Jazz Series: An Evening with Bill Frisell & Thomas Morgan (Saturday, December 2nd at […]

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Jazz In Town: Giving Thanks For All That Jazz!

As we look ahead to Thanksgiving, we give thanks to many aspects of life, our families, health, and other blessings.  We also give thanks to what has been an incredible year of jazz in Greater Buffalo.  This is a special edition of Jazz In Town that looks ahead to the Thanksgiving weekend and the special […]

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