Jazz In Town: Native Sons Juini Booth and Carmen Intorre, Jr. Return To Buffalo

This week, Buffalo has the good fortune of two native sons coming together to perform together.   Legendary jazz bassist Juini Booth makes an appearance at Pausa Art House this Friday for a multi-mix jazz and poetry event.  Joining him is drummer extraordinaire Carmen Intorre, Jr.   Along with George Caldwell, they will form a trio for […]

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Jazz Legend Juini Booth Returns Home To Perform In Concert

This Friday, June 13th, jazz legend and Buffalo native Juini Booth returns home to give a concert performance at Pausa Art House.  Juini’s prolific artistry in jazz spans nearly fifty years.  Born in Buffalo as Arthur Edward Booth, Juini has been playing bass with the good fortune of performing with jazz greats throughout the past […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Heats Up In June

June usually marks the beginning of a summer filled with more music than we can possibly get to!  Jazz music is no exception.  It is good to see, in general, the jazz scene heating up in Buffalo reminiscent of yesteryears.  From out of the area and in town is the Brotzmann, Parker, Drake Trio at […]

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Jazz In Town: Earl Klugh Acoustically Smooth

Tonight, Friday May 23rd, brings Grammy Award winning smooth jazz guitarist Earl Klugh to Buffalo. He will be appearing at Rockwell Hall Performing Arts Center at Buffalo State College beginning at 8pm (www.buffalostatepac.org).  This is a rare treat for the Buffalo area.   Earl Klugh, since the mid-70’s, has been one of the most prolific […]

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Jazz In Town: Legends And Miles High

The Buffalo area gets legendary jazz upcoming in the next week. Of most prominence is the double billing of Cyrus Chestnut and Kevin Mahogany at the annual Williamsville East High School Legends of Jazz Series. This concert takes place on May 21st at 7:30pm and is a rare treat for the area. It supports the […]

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Jazz In Town: A Journey Across The Ocean

There is plenty of good jazz coming to Buffalo. This weekend, the area gets visitors from the other side of the ocean. Jazz Fusion/Smooth Jazz artists Journey will be making a stop in Buffalo at PAUSA Art House this Saturday beginning at 8pm. This Switzerland based band is very popular in Europe, the band is […]

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Jazz In Town: A Little Bit Of Sun Ra

While the area is still awaiting the sun and warmth of spring, a member of the historic jazz group, Sun Ra Arkestra, will be performing in town on Saturday, May 3rd.  Reynold Scott, a Buffalo native as well as baritone and flute extraordinaire, will be making an appearance at PAUSA Art House beginning at 8pm.  […]

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April 30th Is International Jazz Day! Jazz Stars Perform In Worldwide Webcast.

In 2011, the UNESCO organization designated every April 30th worldwide as International Jazz Day. This year the worldwide webcast and concert took place in Osaka, Japan. The legendary Herbie Hancock serves as the ambassador of UNESCO for this special day and throughout the year. In addition, he is Master of Ceremony for the worldwide webcast. […]

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