Announcing The Winners Of The 4th Annual (2017) JazzBuffalo Poll!

The fourth annual JazzBuffalo Poll results are in and the winners of each category are determined!  The poll is a casting of ballots by readers of JazzBuffalo, audiences, fans, musicians, and supporters of jazz.  As we state every year, the poll is not a “best of” from a critic point of view.  Rather, it represents the […]

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“Keep JazzBuffalo Alive” Fundraising Campaign Launches!

In April of 2014, the first official posting of JazzBuffalo was made.  JazzBuffalo, a d.b.a. and brand of the Greater Buffalo Jazz Society started out as a dream.  Since then, JazzBuffalo has become more than a dream.  It has become a major resource for jazz lovers and jazz musicians.  All who have the same dream […]

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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: The Big Easy And The West Coast Arrive

The Big Easy comes to Buffalo via New Orleans pianist Tom McDermott.  The Italian Heritage Festival finds a new location and it will include jazz with a couple of returning Buffalo natives. Highlights ASI’s The Big Easy Program Presents Tom McDermott Friday, July 14 at 8 pm at Pausa Art House The highly touted New […]

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Week-long CMC Jazz Festival Beginning July 24th Is A Dream Come True

According to George Scott (President of the Colored Musicians Club), when the concept of the Colored Musicians Club Jazz Festival first originated approximately ten plus years ago, it was dreamed that one year there could be a week-long festival.  That year finally arrives for the 2017 CMC Jazz Festival, Presented by M&T Bank the week […]

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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: Celebrating Freedom Wth Jazz!

First, many thanks to those who attended one of the most memorable jazz concerts to take place in Buffalo with the appearance of the Tierney Sutton Band at MusicalFare Theatre Premier Cabaret Lounge.  Most definitely a highlight of the year.   It is hard to believe we are celebrating the 4th of July holiday weekend!  […]

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Jazz In Town: Music Of The World

Interesting jazz with world influence will highlight this upcoming week.  From Eastern European influences, cabaret style jazz, to far-out free jazz expression.  Highlights Peter Brotzmann / Heather Leigh Duo, Saturday, June 3rd at 8 pm Presented By Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center at Burchfield Penney Museum Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center brings in another internationally recognized free […]

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Jazz In Town: Memorial Day Weekend Jazz

After the spectacular week of visits from such jazz luminaries as Bobby Watson, Curtis Lundy, Marcus Printup, and Regina Carter, we approach the season of summer.  This holiday weekend will usher in what is sure to be another memorable summer of jazz.  Highlights  In The Sea ~ Honsinger/Zubot/Caloia, Thursday, May 25 at 8 pm at […]

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