Jazz in Town: The Freedom of Jazz!

(Photo by JazzBuffalo Contributor – Jack Zuff: Catch Alex McArthur at Jazz at Chandlerville!) It has been a fabulous few weeks of jazz!  The Summer of Jazz continues as we attempt to make jazz music accessible and FREE in our community. As we celebrate the 4th of July, it is important to recognize the role […]

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Jazz in Town: The Joy of Jazz!

(Photo: Buffalo gets a visit this Friday from next-generation jazz star, Samara Joy, live at Seneca One!) Buffalo, as a destination where legends and next-generation jazz stars want to have on their tour stop to experience enthusiastic audiences we continue to build a reputation for, gets a very special visit this Friday.  Read on! Next-Generation […]

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Herbie Hancock Delivers Magical Historic Night of Jazz In Buffalo

The jazz legend, Herbie Hancock fulfills the wishes of many in the audience. The diverse audience of over 1800 strong leaped to its feet in thunderous applause and shouts. The mere sight of jazz legend Herbie Hancock and his regal-like entrance onto the stage evoked an emotional response. This was before a single note had […]

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Jazz in Town: A Pillar of Jazz Visits Buffalo!

(Photo: The jazz legend, Herbie Hancock, makes a momentous visit to Buffalo at Kleinhans Music Hall this Friday!) We have several momentous events happening in the next week or two.  Proving that our city, through the tremendous support of supporters and audiences like you, is becoming a bonafide jazz destination.  Simply put, major international jazz […]

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Jazz in Town: Summer of Jazz Begins!

June begins the opportunity for us to enjoy outdoor jazz and music.  There will be plenty of it from JazzBuffalo and our fabulous partners so make plans over the next three months to support the free jazz events that enhance our community! Summer of Jazz  The 2nd season of Summer of Jazz gets underway in […]

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Art of Jazz Series 2022/2023 Season Announced

Kleinhans Music Hall announces next season’s Art of Jazz Series bringing to Buffalo GRAMMY® winners and nominees During the past 20-plus years, Art of Jazz has earned a reputation as one of the premier jazz series in North America. Join us for an exciting season focused on the art of composing in jazz.  Some of […]

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Jazz in Town: All-Star Jazz Band Hits Buffalo!

(Photo – An unbelievable collection of jazz all-stars visit Buffalo on Friday, June 3rd at Seneca One Auditorium!) The 2nd season of Summer of Jazz kicked off on Memorial Day!  A fantastic time was had at Tappo Rooftop and more to come this summer.  Read on for fabulous jazz! Featured Event Tomorrow night, we will […]

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Jazz in Town: JazzMondays and Summer of Jazz Returns!

(Photo by Jack Zuff: Memorial Day marks the return of JazzMondays at Tappo Rooftop Patio for the 5th season!  One of our favorite photos by JazzBuffalo contributor Jack Zuff ever – it truly captures the beauty of the night, two people dancing, music, and passion.) Memorial Day will mark the unofficial beginning of summer and […]

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Samara Joy, Rising Star Jazz Vocalist, to Make Buffalo Debut June 23rd and June 24th

Samara Joy, Joined by the Pasquale Grass Trio, Will Perform at Two Special Concerts in Buffalo for the First Time After winning the 2019  Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition, the ascending vocalist Samara Joy has been building upon her self-titled debut release since last fall. Earning rave reviews for her unique spin on jazz standards from the Great […]

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Jazz Vocalist Andy James and All-Star 9-Piece Ensemble to Bring “Rhythm in New York” to Buffalo on June 3rd

Andy James and her all-star jazz band to make a tour stop in Buffalo. The concert will be presented by JazzBuffalo on Friday, June 3rd, at 8:00 PM While she grew up in Australia, traveled the world as a renowned Flamenco dancer, and now makes her home in Las Vegas, vocalist Andy James has always loved New […]

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