Jazz In Town: Giving Thanks Through The Music Of Jazz

As we approach Thanksgiving, we have much to be thankful for in the community of jazz in Buffalo. We have seen a resurgence of jazz and more opportunities for audiences to enjoy the creative beauty of jazz. This Thanksgiving Holiday you will be able to find jazz throughout greater Buffalo. Jazz In Town On Wednesday, […]

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Jazz In Town: The Creative Force Of New Music In Buffalo

Jazz is a creative force, which results not only in new music but also in refreshing arrangements of classic jazz tunes. This is what you will find in the JazzBuffalo community this weekend, week, and always. John Bacon And Chris Jentsch Project A collaboration that began in the 1990’s returns to the forefront of jazz […]

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Jazz In Town: A Big Week Of Jazz!

A big weekend and week of jazz awaits us all. The return home of a jazz legend and the showcasing of some of the best jazz talents greater Buffalo has to offer. The weather may be dreary and rainy outdoors but jazz will shine brightly indoors in the city. Joe Ford Returns For a Home Visit […]

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Jazz Legend Saxophonist Joe Ford Returns Home To Buffalo This Week!

One of the most traveled and revered saxophonists to come out of Buffalo is Joe Ford. Ford makes a return visit to Buffalo this week and will perform in three separate settings between Thursday and Friday.   The former Buffalo teacher, in his early days, has a long history in pushing the boundaries of styles and […]

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JazzBuffalo And Pausa Art House To Present Tenor Saxophonist Herbie Small

Herbie Small can be referred to as a renaissance man sharing his many talents in Buffalo. For example, strikingly visible upon nearing the façade of the Historic Colored Musicians Club is the mural Herbie Small painted depicting iconic jazz greats. Including a few jazz dignitaries who hold a benevolent place in Buffalo jazz history.    The […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz And Art Light Up The City

Jazz and art are certainly a part of Buffalo. The event featuring the illumination of the grain elevators on the waterfront also saw Gruvology represent jazz in music during a spirited performance at Canalside. Also, the Art of Jazz Series continues this weekend with a visit from one of the most energetic jazz trumpeters in […]

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Jazz In Town: Nothing Spooky About Jazz

The Halloween night will be upon us, but there will be nothing spooky about jazz. Look for the finest in jazz throughout the Greater Buffalo area. Thanks to all the folks who came out for two big JazzBuffalo partnering events last weekend. In Quiet Nights at MusicalFare Theatre and Cindy Miller at 189 for the […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Takes Center Stage

Jazz takes center stage this weekend with two performances at MusicalFare Theatre Premier Cabaret Lounge and a youth jazz festival at the Riviera Theatre. We will also have jazz in the early evenings as well as the late evenings. Reliving The Bossa Nova Era On Friday, October 23rd at 8pm you can see the performance […]

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Jazz In Town: An Untold Story Of A Jazz Pioneer

Buffalo continues to be visited by world-class jazz musicians.  Do you think the word is getting out about jazz awareness and appreciation in Buffalo?  I say the low hum is getting slightly louder with much more room to grow.  But, for the fans of jazz, of all kinds, it is certainly exciting to see more […]

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Jazz In Town: Sharp Jazz Hits Buffalo

Buffalo gets a visit this week from one of the world’s most renowned avant-garde jazz and experimental music composer.  Another example of the growing magnet the city is becoming for both international and regional jazz artists.  Jazz awareness and fan appreciation is spreading in Buffalo! Elliott Sharp Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center is hosting this week […]

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