The Music Of 2020 Northwest Jazz Festival In Historic Lewiston, NY

At the cancellation of this year’s 2020 Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY, it was met with much heartbreak (see the JazzBuffalo article The Heartbreaking Loss Of A Historic Lineup For The 2020 Northwest Jazz Festival). The festival was set to have another momentous year of presenting historic jazz, international jazz artists, and some […]

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The Heartbreaking Loss Of A Historic Lineup For The 2020 Northwest Jazz Festival

When the reality set in that it was going to be impossible for the Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston, NY to happen this year, I knew it was going to make all of us sad. The ripple effect of the COVID-19 pandemic is being felt in many parts of the country in the worst manner […]

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The 2020 Northwest Jazz Festival Is Canceled With Plans To Resume In 2021

Lewiston, N.Y. – The Northwest Jazz Festival of Historic Lewiston, NY announced today that this year’s Northwest Jazz Festival has been canceled. The Board of Director Chairman George Osborne stated: “It is with much regret that we have been forced to make the decision to cancel the Festival in the best interests of the health […]

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Jazz In Town: All Ears On The Northwest Jazz Festival

All eyes and ears are on the largest jazz festival in the region – the 2019 Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY.  Read on… Featured Event Roberta Gambarini at the 2019 Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY Friday, August 23 @ 8:45 pm – 10:15 pm Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston, NY, Center StreetLewiston, NY United States + Google […]

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How To Reserve Main Stage Seating Tickets For 6 Northwest Jazz Festival Headliners And Performers

The 2019 Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY, held on Friday, August 23rd and Saturday, August 24th this year, will feature a full lineup of international jazz artists on its Main Stage. Featuring six Grammy-nominated and Juno-nominated jazz artists, as well as, rising stars in the jazz world. What follows are links to more […]

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8 Videos To Watch Before Attending The Northwest Jazz Festival

The 2019 Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY will present 30 performances on 5 stages. Six of the performances will feature international jazz artists on the festival’s Main Stage. Here are 8 videos about the artists headlining on the Main Stage from Friday, August 23rd to Saturday, August 24th. Mike Jones and his “Show […]

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30 Seconds Of Monty Alexander: Monk’s “Bye-Ya” Makes His Northwest Jazz Festival Appearance Must-See

On Friday, August 23rd, the iconic American Jazz Legend, Monty Alexander, will release his much anticipated Wareika Hill: Rastamonk Vibrations to the world. The release comes one day before his appearance at the Northwest Jazz Festival on Saturday, August 24th. The album and project represent one of Alexander’s most significant works in the past few […]

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Northwest Jazz Festival In Lewiston, NY Is Reaching New Heights In 18th Year

The 2019 Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY, celebrating its 18th year, will reach a significant milestone this year. The festival, taking place Friday, August 23rd and Saturday, August 24th, marks a year in which the Main Stage will feature six headlining performances by international jazz stars and artists. In addition, bring together, from […]

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2019 Northwest Jazz Festival Frontier House Stage Brings Soulful Jazz To Audience

As the crowd of festival-goers navigates along Center Street, they are often stopping and hearing the music coming from the historic Frontier House porch. This year, the six groups performing will bring a blend of modern soulful jazz to the festival. Performers will include members of the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame, the originator of […]

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Lucia Jackson To Blend Dance And Jazz At 2019 Northwest Jazz Festival

Lucia Jackson, the emerging jazz vocalist and Alvin Ailey dancer (as well as multiple dance company guest appearances) will offer a unique blending of dance and jazz at the 2019 Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY. Arriving from New York City, Lucia Jackson, along with the highly regarded jazz guitarist Ron Jackson (her father) […]

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