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: The Love For Jazz Continues

Jazz will consist of special events offering multiple venues and multiple styles of jazz for everyone.  Plenty to enjoy! Highlights Rishon Odel Northington and The Fifth Element, Saturday, February 18 at 8 pm and 10 pm at the Historic Colored Musicians Club Rishon Odel Northington, one of our most prolific bassists and artists (Rishon Odel […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz At Heart

Jazz returns with a full slate of performances scheduled.  Leading up to Valentine’s Day, you will find the best jazz right here in Greater Buffalo. Highlight Nick Finzer: Hear & Now CD Release, Saturday, February 11 at 8 pm at Pausa Art House A promising and rising star in the jazz world, particularly the New […]

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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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Jazz In Town: A Full Slate Of Jazz

The final weekend of January ends with a full slate of jazz.  From a variety of different groups and styles.  Take advantage of the January thaw and enjoy.     Highlights JazzBuffalo presents: Sky Dive – Freddie Hubbard The CTI Years, Friday, January 27 at 8 pm at Pausa Art House This 2nd-time only special event […]

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Announcing The 2016 JazzBuffalo Poll Winners!

The third annual JazzBuffalo Poll results are in and the winners of each category are determined!  The poll is a casting of ballots by readers of JazzBuffalo, audiences, fans, musicians, and supporters of jazz.  The poll is not a “best of” from a critic point of view.  Rather, it represents the most important and true measure […]

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Jazz In Town: Ring In The New Year!

The final week of 2016 ends.  But, we will not lose fond memories of a fantastic year for jazz in Greater Buffalo.  New Year’s celebrations will take place and for many of us, we look ahead to more stellar jazz in 2017. Ring in the New Year The Phil Sims Jazz Quartet with Katy Miner, […]

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Jazz In Town: A Soulful Little Christmas

Jazz takes on the spirit of the holidays.  A festive amount of jazz will be available to dedicated jazz fans.  After a couple of rough wintery days, the roads will be clear to fabulous jazz.  Highlights JazzBuffalo presents Midnight Blue Christmas: Have Yourself A Soulful Little Christmas, Saturday, December 17th at 8 pm at Pausa […]

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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: Giving Thanks

Happy Thanksgiving to JazzBuffalo readers and jazz fans throughout Greater Buffalo.  We have much to be thankful for as we continue to experience the revitalization of jazz in our community. Highlights Sugar, Katty, Cool, November 25th at 8 pm at Pausa Art House Enjoy a modern twist on the jazz-swinging harmonies made famous by the […]

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