Jazz In Town: Visitors Bring Exceptional Jazz Music To Buffalo

Jazz will be plenty in the Allentown area and throughout the Greater Buffalo community this week.  We’ll get visitors from afar as well. Highlights Saxophonist Brad Leali Visits, Thursday, May 11 at 7 pm at Pausa Art House The noted alto saxophonist Brad Leali visits Buffalo this week.  Leali resume’ includes that of Professor of […]

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Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary Is One For The Ages (Opening Remarks)

Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary is a remarkable film.  One that jazz fans with a keen interest in the history of jazz should see.  The documentary takes us through the life and times of John Coltrane.  Rather than a literal chronological depiction, the documentary unfolds Coltrane’s journey through his musical development.  Where we come to […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Blooms In May

A fantastic month of celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month segues us into May as we get ready for jazz to return outdoors and the return of festivals.  Before doing so, much appreciation and many thanks for all the jazz appreciators who came out to the JazzBuffalo sponsored JAM events.  Spectacular they were!  And, thank you all […]

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Jazz In Town: A Month Of Appreciation Ends With International Jazz Day Celebration!

We have been celebrating April is Jazz Appreciation Month and now enter the final week.  And, what a week it will be!  A host of fantastic jazz culminates with the International Jazz Day Celebration and extends to May 1st with jazz from Montreal.  A great month of appreciating jazz!  And, as you will see, we […]

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Jazz In Town: A Lot Of Jazz To Appreciate

We have a lot to be appreciative of this Jazz Appreciation Month!  The amount of high-quality jazz that will be available in the next two weeks will be hard to beat for sure.  Get out – and get others out – to appreciate jazz this month! Highlights Robert Glasper Experiment, Buffalo State Performing Arts Center, […]

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Jazz In Town: Hidden Treasures Of Jazz

Remember this is Jazz Appreciation Month.  Affectionately know as JAM.    This coming week and beyond, there will an abundance of jazz to truly appreciate.  From avant-garde to fusion to mainstream, there is much to appreciate! Highlights  The Dave Schiavone/Joe Brancato Quartet, Saturday, April 8 at Pausa Art House JazzBuffalo, in association with Pausa Art House, […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Appreciation Month Begins!

In a few days, April will bring us a literal showering of jazz throughout the month.  Saturday, April 1 marks the beginning of celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month that will ultimately end with a celebration of International Jazz Day.  Highlights The Blue Note 8, Saturday, April 1 at Pausa Art House JazzBuffalo, in association with Pausa […]

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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: 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: 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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