Jazz In Town: Fall Jazz Begins!

Summer has officially ended.  And, what a summer of jazz it was!  Headliners of all types and great outdoor jazz events.  Now it is time jazz officially moves indoors for fall and winter.  Exciting jazz ahead this fall. Featured Event Jay Louis Dref and Joey Giambra in Concert Monday, October 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm […]

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Jazz In Town: 5 Featured Jazz Events To Take In This Week!

There is superb jazz, of all types and for every taste, available in Greater Buffalo this week.  Some prominent names make it to Buffalo at the John Coltrane Birthday Celebration and at more events!  (The wonderful John Coltrane illustration is by Stacey Robinson.) Featured Events John Coltrane Birthday Celebration 2018 Thursday, September 20 @ 6:30 […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Activism To Be Heard

The run of superb world-class jazz continues!  The upcoming week is no exception.  Buffalo’s growing recognition as a jazz mecca means an increasing availability of the best in jazz visiting our great city! Featured Events JazzBuffalo Presents Todd Marcus Quintet with Paul Bollenback, Bruce Barth, Ameen Saleem, and Eric Kennedy Saturday, September 15 @ 8:00 […]

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Jazz In Town: International Jazz Visits Buffalo

With the Labor Day holiday behind us, school starting, and outdoor activities winding down, we begin to look inside for our jazz.  Although, the recent heat is keeping the extreme temperatures lingering on.  Likewise, some of the great jazz we experienced in the summer will linger on for a while.  More great jazz, however, is ahead! […]

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Jazz In Town: Worldly Jazz Hits Buffalo

This past weekend’s Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston, NY and the appearance of Chick Corea at the UB Center for the Arts brought to a close one great summer of jazz and jazz festivals.  Thousands of people enjoyed some of the best jazz ever to make it to Buffalo in many years.  As a result, […]

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Jazz In Town: Northwest Jazz Festival To Fill Air With Sounds Of Jazz!

Elio Villafranca

This issue of Jazz In Town will be devoted to the Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston, NY.  The largest jazz festival of its kind in the region.  Five stage, 30 performances, and over 120 musicians make up the festival!  The festival enters its 17th year with a host of international and local talents. Featured Event 17th […]

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Jazz In Town: Buffalo-Born Music Comes Alive!

Harold Arlen

After a spectacular two nights of performances by Jane Bunnett and Maqueque last weekend and more great jazz throughout the week, the area continues to experience an abundant summer offering of jazz!  Featured Event Cabaret Big Band Plays Harold Arlen Saturday, August 18 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm and 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm |Recurring Event (See […]

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Jazz In Town: Grammy Nominees Make A Stop In Buffalo!

Buffalo gets a special visit from Grammy nominees this week!  For two nights!!  We are still in the midst of a hot summer with jazz filling up the air with magnificent music! Featured Event JazzBuffalo Road Concert Series Presents Jane Bunnett and Maqueque Friday, August 10 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm |Recurring Event (See all) Pausa Art […]

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3 Times Grammy Nominee Jane Bunnett And Maqueque To Appear In Buffalo August 10 and 11

Jane Bunnett and Maqueque , JazzBuffalo

JazzBuffalo, in association with Pausa Art House, presents 3-times Grammy Nominee Jane Bunnett and Maqueque for two shows! Jane Bunnett has won all the Canadian music awards that matter; she’s noted for creative integrity and improvisational daring; and she’s acclaimed for exploring Afro-Cuban melodies and championing the island-nation’s artists and rich musical heritage with her […]

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Jazz In Town: Those Were The Days

July ended with a fantastic run of world-class jazz in the heart of downtown Buffalo!  Congratulations, once again, to a fine effort by both the CMC Jazz Festival and the Pappy Martin Legacy-Masten Jazz Festival.  See JazzBuffalo review articles you may have missed below on the festival! Featured Events Sax Giant From New York City, […]

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