The 2016 JazzBuffalo Poll Is Now Open!

We have reached the end of another year of fabulous jazz in the JazzBuffalo community!  Now it is time for the third annual JazzBuffalo Poll, which is live for voting!  The JazzBuffalo Poll is designed for the readers of JazzBuffalo and audiences of jazz performances to recognize outstanding jazz artists and jazz performances in 2016! […]

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Jazz In Town: Enjoying A Merry Christmas With Jazz

Music brings fond memories and special meaning the holidays.  Jazz has increasingly become part of the Christmas holidays.  Bringing enjoyment to many.  JazzBuffalo wishes all a very Merry Christmas and a jazzy joyous holiday time! Highlight Bobby Militello Quartet, Thursday, December 22nd at 8 pm at Pausa Art House The Bobby Militello Quartet returns to […]

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Jazz In Town: A Soulful Little Christmas

Jazz takes on the spirit of the holidays.  A festive amount of jazz will be available to dedicated jazz fans.  After a couple of rough wintery days, the roads will be clear to fabulous jazz.  Highlights JazzBuffalo presents Midnight Blue Christmas: Have Yourself A Soulful Little Christmas, Saturday, December 17th at 8 pm at Pausa […]

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Jazz In Town: A Smooth Jazz Summit And More

The final month of 2016 is here and it has been a great year in jazz.  The Ritual Trio with David Murray this past Sunday was a highlight of this year and a few more are in store before year-end. Highlights Contemporary Smooth Jazz: Cindy Bradley, Vincent Ingala, and Jonathan Fritzen, Friday, December 9th at […]

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Jazz In Town: The Ritual Of Jazz

The legacy of jazz history reaches far and wide.  In the week ahead, jazz honoring jazz legacies will be a major theme of jazz in Buffalo. Highlights Ritual Trio Featuring David Murray, Sunday, December 4th at 8 pm at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center One of the iconic figures in jazz, tenor saxophonist David Murray, appears […]

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Jazz In Town: Giving Thanks

Happy Thanksgiving to JazzBuffalo readers and jazz fans throughout Greater Buffalo.  We have much to be thankful for as we continue to experience the revitalization of jazz in our community. Highlights Sugar, Katty, Cool, November 25th at 8 pm at Pausa Art House Enjoy a modern twist on the jazz-swinging harmonies made famous by the […]

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Jazz In Town: An Eclectic Variety Of Jazz

An interesting and eclectic variety of jazz is taking place this weekend and beyond in Greater Buffalo.  And, an international flavor of jazz hits the area.   The week also carries a bit of sadness as we remember one of the revered jazz artists in our area, Greg Piontek, who left us too early.   Highlights […]

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Jazz In Town: Swing Into Jazz

Whether you are elated or depressed over the recent Presidential election results, music has a way of bridging the divide like no other means.  May all of us walk on the bridge we call jazz and enjoy the splendor of this great music that brings us together. Highlights The Hot Club Of Buffalo, Sunday, November […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Gets In The Groove!

Jazz this week travels the spectrum from experimental improvising on one end to the toe-tapping groove sound of organ-infused jazz.  And, you can find high quality jazz throughout the Greater Buffalo area.  Highlights Steve Coleman and Five Elements, Saturday, October 29th at 7:30pm at Albright-Knox Art Gallery Alto saxophonist Steve Coleman has garnered recognition as […]

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Jazz In Town: Celebrating A Legend, NuJazz, and More

We have hit a stretch of superb jazz throughout Greater Buffalo.  For those who have attended a few concerts in the past few weeks, there are sure to be noted jazz performances of the year to nominate in the 2016 JazzBuffalo Poll! Highlights Sal Andolina in Benny and Me with the BPO, Saturday, October 8th […]

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