Jazz In Town: A Jazz Reunion

What a spectacular week of jazz in the heart of Buffalo the past week!  Many thanks and congratulations go out to the Historic Colored Musicians Club and the Pappy Martin Legacy Jazz Society for their tireless efforts to bring stellar jazz to our community.  August begins with more great jazz filling the outdoors! Highlights Pine […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Festival Week Continues In The Heart Of Buffalo!

Jazz Festival Week continues in the heart of Buffalo this week!  This weekend plan for an abundance of jazz that will be hard to beat anywhere! Highlights Pappy Martin Legacy Masten Jazz Festival, Sunday, July 30th  at 2 pm The second of two Sundays of jazz (July 23rd and 30th) begins with a lineup of […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Festivals In The Heart Of Buffalo!!

Jazz Festival Week in the heart of Buffalo begins this coming weekend starting on Sunday.  Gear up for a week-long fill of jazz.  Highlights Pappy Martin Legacy Masten Jazz Festival, Sunday, July 23rd at 2 pm The first of two Sundays of jazz (July 23rd and 30th) begins with a lineup of Love Supreme Ensemble, […]

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Jazz In Town: Unforgettable Jazz

The outdoor jazz season will begin to take shape this coming weekend and festival season is around the corner.  Look for jazz at the numerous parks offering free concerts as well.  Highlights JazzBuffalo Presents Paradigm Shift Friday, July 7 at 8 pm at Pausa Art House JazzBuffalo, in association with Pausa Art House, presents the […]

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Jazz In Town: Get Organized With Jazz!

A variety of jazz hits the Buffalo scene this weekend.  From organized jazz to jazz blended with the sounds and rhythms of soul, blues, and R&B.    Highlights Dr. Lonnie Smith, Sunday, August 7th at the Pine Grill Reunion in Martin Luther King Park – 3 pm to 9 pm In a week filled with […]

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Jazz In Town: A Festive Time Of Jazz

Festival weekend will soon be upon us.  Not one but two festivals happen in the same weekend.  Both representing homecomings and paying tribute to the legacies who represent the rich history of jazz in Buffalo.    Highlights James Brandon Lewis, Friday, July 29th at the Colored Musicians Club Jazz Festival at 7 pm and 9 […]

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Jazz In Town: Remembering The Pappy Martin Legacy

Festivals become the theme over the next few weeks.  Starting with the 21st Annual Pappy Martin Legacy and Masten Jazz Festival, which brings some special guests from the jazz world.  Highlights Etienne Charles, Sunday, July 24th at the Pappy Martin Legacy and Masten Jazz Festival In what may be the coup of the summer jazz […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Heats Up In Greater Buffalo! (Thursday Edition)

The heat is on as we enter the midst of summer.  Which can only mean that jazz in the Greater Buffalo is going to be hot.  Whether indoors or outdoors, expect to find jazz in the midst of summer.  Highlights Khea Emmanuel, Thursday, July 14th at 8 pm at Pausa Art House Buffalo gets a […]

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JazzBuffalo Review: Cindy Miller Kicks Off Summer Jazz Series With Boundless Energy

Cooler air was blowing in the wind after a few steamy hot days.  The day was picturesque with bright sun and rolling clouds.  Overlooking Hoyt Lake, it was a semblance of George Seurat’s “Sunday Afternoon On The Island Of La Grande Jatte” painting.  For musicians and audiences alike, it makes for a summer afternoon suited for […]

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Cindy Miller To Kick Off The 2016 Buffalo News Summer Jazz Series

The Annual Buffalo News Summer Jazz Series, held on the steps of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, begins on Sunday, July 10th.  The music starts at 2 pm and is free to the public.  This year the series will run on Sunday afternoons from July 10 through August 7, with a rain date on August 14. […]

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