Jazz At Home: Hot Summer Jazz In Swing

  First, all of us involved in making jazz available outdoors implore everyone to follow guidelines such as wearing a mask, staying 6 feet apart, and respecting social distancing.  It is only through these efforts we can continue and not suffer a set back during the midst of a pandemic.  So far so good.  Many […]

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Jazz At Home: Filling The Air With Jazz

(Photo Credit: Jack Zuff) We should not forget that we are still in the midst and throes of a devasting global pandemic.  New York State’s admirable turnaround has been well-received and enables reopening.  As we move to jazz outdoors, it should come with the constant reminder that we maintain physical distancing as well as mask-wearing […]

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Jazz At Home: Moving Outdoors!

We are entering a new phase during our times in the COVID-1 pandemic.  We will be taking jazz outdoors at Tappo Rooftop Patio and start our second season of Jazz at Chandlerville.  We have all been eager to experience live jazz.  Let’s keep it available all summer by following guidelines for social distancing and wearing […]

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Jazz At Home: Going Live With Jazz!

We are inching closer and closer with more reopenings and the return of live music under a different “normal.”  Without question, we are where we are because we followed the guidelines for stopping the spread of COVID-19.  Thank you, everyone!  And, diligent we must remain! One thing we have learned to keep in mind is […]

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Jazz At Home: Jazz In The Air!

It’s summer (close!) and we are entering into Phase 2 and 3 of the reopening.  Soon, we will have jazz and music filling the summer air.  Starting with Tappo Restaurant this coming Monday.  And, look for more news on the return of Chandlerville soon! The Return Of JazzMondays With My Cousin Toné At Tappo Rooftop […]

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Jazz At Home: Signs Of Reopening

Hints and glimmers of hope that we may begin some outdoor live music is joining the summer weather.  Stay tuned for more on the return of JazzMondays on Tappo Rooftop and the Chandlerville Thursday Jazz Series! Support Local Jazz Live Stream West Falls CFTA Jazz Trio Live Stream Friday, June 5 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm […]

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Jazz At Home: Jazz Distancing

(Photo: The late great Jimmy Cobb who left us this past week.) Are we ready to get back to live jazz concerts?  It depends on the audience size for most people according to the survey results article below.  Check it out if you haven’t yet. For now, more jazz live streams continue expanding.  So, be […]

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Jazz At Home: Memorial Day Jazz Weekend

(Photo: A photo of Major Glen Miller and the U.S. Army Air Forces Big Band from the National WWII Museum.) We have reached Memorial Day weekend after enduring two months of #stayathome and NYS PAUSE guidelines.  It will be a different holiday weekend this time around.  The one thing that does not change is giving […]

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Jazz At Home: Rallying To Keep Jazz Alive

(Photo: Today is the birthday of Jay Beckenstein who co-founded Spyro Gyra and has had a long-term association as a saxophonist, composer, and arranger.) This past week, we are beginning to see a rallying cry amongst the jazz and performing arts communities.  New organizations and associations formed.  To show support, JazzBuffalo is conducting a brief […]

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Jazz At Home: Mother’s Day Celebrated With Jazz

We celebrate Mother’s Day this weekend and give thanks to all the Moms out there who find themselves providing extraordinary special care in these times of uncertainty.  This weekend is a good time to give them ample time and room to enjoy the sounds of jazz as they are celebrated.  There is an abundance of […]

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