Jazz In Town: Appreciating 100 Years And Women In Jazz

As we head towards Easter weekend, there will be jazz available throughout the area.  Remember- April is Jazz Appreciation Month – and plenty of outstanding jazz to appreciate!  Including 3 nights at Pausa Art House.  Highlights  Historic Colored Musicians Club Centennial Gala, Saturday, April 15 at 5:30 pm at Hotel Lafayette On Saturday, April 15th, […]

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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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JazzBuffalo to Host Jazz Appreciation Month and International Jazz Day in April

April is Jazz Appreciation Month! Since 2002, the Smithsonian National Museum of American History has been promoting this month-long celebration devoted to the American art form.  JazzBuffalo will host 7 concerts in conjunction with Smithsonian National Museum of American History and UNESCO International Jazz Day. Each year, one iconic jazz legend is selected to be the figure […]

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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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Jazz In Town: Enjoy Life With Jazz

With the advent of spring, we can spring forward to more great jazz.  The last full weekend of March will offer plenty of jazz for everyone. Highlights The Hot Club of Buffalo, Thursday, March 22 at 7 pm at Pausa Art House The area’s premier gypsy jazz swing band makes its debut at Pausa Art […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Is A Mob Scene

After the storm and another case of cabin fever, jazz fans will be eager to get out and hear jazz.  Plenty of good jazz is in store for the week ahead.  Highlights Steve Bernstein’s Sexmob at Art Of Jazz Series Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Sunday, March 19 at 3 pm The charismatic trumpeter and unique slide […]

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Jazz In Town: Celebrate Women’s History Month With Jazz!

As March gets underway, we also take the time to celebrate Women’s History Month.  Women in jazz history are prolific and an important part of what jazz is today.  This coming April, Women in Jazz will also be a theme of the annual Jazz Appreciation Month. Highlights Ladies First Jazz Big Band, Women’s History Month Concert, […]

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Jazz In Town: A Chamber Of Jazz Hits Town

In the first two months of 2017, we have had already memorable performances that will surely make the JazzBuffalo Poll at the end of the year.  No doubt, March will bring even more great jazz to the area.  This week ventures into unique boundaries of jazz. Highlights resAUnance, Thursday, March 2nd at 7 pm at […]

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Jazz In Town: Mardi Gras Jazz Fun And More!

The breadth and depth of jazz can be expansive.  Consisting of moving boundaries that incorporate many sounds and genres.  This coming week will find jazz touching many of us in many ways in the spirit of Mardi Gras! Highlights Maceo Parker, Friday, February 24 at 8 pm at Buffalo State Performing Arts Center Maceo Parker is […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Meets Theater

Jazz will be light as we head into Super Bowl weekend.    Yet, there will be unique opportunities to catch jazz this weekend.  Even as part of theater! Highlight For Peace Quartet, Saturday, February 4th at 8 pm at Pausa Art House This inventive group, led by jazz guitarist, composer, and arranger Rick Strauss will feature […]

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