Elio Villafranca And Jass Syncopators Make History At Northwest Jazz Festival

On Saturday evening, August 25th, the audience at the Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston, NY welcomed the noted Cuban-born pianist, composer, and arranger, Elio Villafranca.   The ensemble called the Jass Syncopators […]

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3 Superlative Performances Highlight Saturday Afternoon Main Stage Concerts At Northwest Jazz Festival

Nick Finzer

Saturday afternoon (August 25th) brought to the Main Stage of the Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston, NY a homecoming with superb musicianship and two groups of emerging jazz stars that left […]

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Christopher Bakriges Trio Perform Artistic Excellence At Northwest Jazz Festival

The Main Stage portion of the Northwest Jazz Festival opened on Friday (August 24th) with pure artistic passion performed by the Christopher Bakriges Trio.  Performing as a trio of piano, upright […]

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Veronica Swift and Benny Green Trio Deliver Outstanding Performance At Northwest Jazz Festival

When Veronica Swift announced that she and Benny Green were collaborating on a new CD to be released by early next year, she had the audience swooning with anticipation.  This […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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Albright-Knox Art Gallery Announces Art of Jazz Lineup for 2018–2019

Art of Jazz 2018

After a stellar 2017-2018 Art of Jazz series, the 2018-2019 series will return with one of the most engaging lineups in the nineteen seasons of the series presented by the […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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