Jazz In Town: Jazz Explodes For the 4th!

As we head towards the 4th of July celebration, jazz will continue to explode throughout the area.  Look for more outstanding jazz as the summer gets underway. Highlights George Scott Big Band, Monday, July 4th 2 pm at Canalside (Downtown Buffalo) The George Scott Big Band will be performing the sounds of big band jazz […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Swings Into Summer

The start of the summer season has officially kicked off.  And, at this time of year, jazz swings into summer indoors and outdoors.  It is bound to be a summer where jazz fills the air! Highlights Cool Shades of Green, Thursday, June 23rd at 8 pm at Pausa Art House Cool Shades of Green is […]

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Jazz In Town: May Blossoms With Jazz Music

The month of May continues with an abundance of fantastic jazz.  Bringing international jazz stars to the city.  And, with local talent providing the best in jazz.  Highlights Kendrick Scott Oracle, Thursday, May 12th at 7:30 pm at the UB Center For The Arts On Thursday, May 12th you can catch the Kendrick Scott Oracle […]

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Jazz In Town: Nietzsche’s Jazz Fest Kick Off Spring Of Jazz

Freidrich Nietzsche was once quoted as saying “without music, life would be a mistake.” Without question, for five days, there is no mistake that the music of jazz will be at the center of life at Nietzsche’s in Allentown.             Highlight Nietzsche’s Jazz Festival: Wednesday, April 13th through Sunday, April 17th […]

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Jazz In Town: Experience The Best In Jazz

Jazz is not only music but a host of experiences of different textures.   The amount of jazz being offered in Greater Buffalo allows for many to experience jazz in a varietal mix of music, events, and venues.  Highlight The Midnight Blue Experience, Friday, April 8th at 8 pm at Pausa Art House In 1963, one […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Springs To Life

Spring is here and jazz is springing into action throughout the area.  As we approach the Easter holiday, the spirit of rebirth and renewal can be found in the music of jazz.  Highlights Three Tenor Hang: Pausa Art House, Thursday, March 24th at 8 pm This effort brings together a collection of tenor sax players […]

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Jazz In Town: The Splendid History Of Jazz

Jazz is rich in history and it will be celebrated this coming week.    Two of our most venerable organizations come together to revel in the music of jazz with an appreciative audience.  And, we get visitors from afar bringing a special blend of music. Highlights The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra brings jazz to the forefront in […]

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Jazz Meets The BPO For 2 Great Events You Don’t Want To Miss!

Two spectacular events highlight jazz as part of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra’s winter programming.  The concerts, to take place at Kleinhans Music Hall, will bring local and national stars to the stage to join the BPO in presenting the American art form we call jazz. Orchestra Meets Jazz – Thursday, January 21st at 7 pm This […]

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Jazz In Town: Get “Organized” For A Big Week In Jazz

Despite the weather, this is a week to get “organized” around the jazz scene.  JazzBuffalo Poll winners, mentions, and nominees will all be in action performing.  And, we will see the return of jazz artists to the scene who have not played recently.    There is plenty to get excited about and plenty to take in!  […]

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Announcing The Winners Of The Second Annual JazzBuffalo Poll!

The second annual JazzBuffalo Readers and Fan Poll, recognizing the jazz artists and performers who entertain jazz audiences, collected 1,655 responses.  Over a fifty percent increase from the previous year.  A great sign that jazz awareness and appreciation is growing in Greater Buffalo! The results of the poll are representative of the votes made by […]

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