Jazz In Town: Jazz And Spirit Come Together

Jazz and spirituality has always been closely intertwined.  Many a jazz musician throughout the past few decades, such as John Coltrane and Ornette Coleman, spoke of their desires and aims to achieve a deep spiritual connection through music.  This week in JazzBuffalo, coinciding with the visit of Pope Francis, has jazz and spirit melding in […]

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Jazz In Town: National And Local Jazz In Full Swing!

Jazz is in full swing as we near the autumn season.  Marked by a special homecoming and a visit from one of the best female jazz vocalists on the jazz scene.  And, the reunion of some of the best local talent offers up inspiring original music.  The calendar of jazz this week is like the […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Variety Of All Kinds

Variety marks jazz in the Greater Buffalo area this week.  Mixed with just about every style possible.  Jazz In Town This Wednesday, September 9th beginning at 6:30pm , Wednesday Night Jazz at Mezza, hosted by Wayne Moose, will feature saxophonist Andrew Weinzler with Wayne Moose on bass, George Caldwell on keyboards, and Dan Hull on […]

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JazzBuffalo And PAUSA Art House Join Forces To Host Fundraiser For The Magdalene Project And Joanne Lorenzo

Nearly every weekend in the evenings, you might see an R.V. traveling about the streets of Buffalo and Niagara Falls.  Traveling slowly with a serene sense of innocence.  However, it is being driven by a powerful purpose.  The Magdalene Project, led by Joanne Lorenzo, travels the drug-infested streets of Buffalo and Niagara Falls searching for […]

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Jazz In Town: Buffalo Bound And A Trip To Jazz

As summer winds die down, there is plenty of jazz happening throughout Greater Buffalo and twenty-five miles beyond.  A time we welcome home native sons and celebrate the music of jazz. Paul Marinaro Is Buffalo Bound Chicago-based jazz vocalist Paul Marinaro makes a long-awaited and long-overdue visit to Buffalo.  Paul will be performing in three […]

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JazzBuffalo Review: Phil DiRe And Friends And Jon Lehning’s Charged Particles Put On Memorable Performances

When good friends get together and you put talent on top of that – good things are bound to happen.  And, happen they did – two memorable performances and one super review. Phil DiRe And Friends On Friday, August 21 at Pausa Art House, Phil DiRe gathered some friends to put on a solid band […]

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Art Of Jazz Series Returns To The Albright-Knox Art Gallery!

On Thursday, August 20, Janne Siren, the Peggy Pierce Elfvin Director of Albright-Knox Art Gallery and Jon Nelson, the Ziegele Professor of Music at the University of Buffalo and Artistic Director of Pausa Art House, jointly announced the return of the Art Of Jazz Series.  The press conference was well coordinated and organized by Andrew […]

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Jazz In Town: Exploring Originals And More

Jazz in the Greater Buffalo area hits a post-festival period this summer.  However, there is plenty of excellent jazz to be found.  Look for originality and more from the stable of top-notch jazz artists in WNY. Wendell Rivera This Sunday, August 9th beginning at 2pm at the steps of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, the Buffalo […]

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Jazz In Town: It Is A Festival Of Jazz!

The amount of jazz about to hit the Buffalo area this weekend and beyond is amazingly incredible.  We have festivals and concerts presenting the best in talent throughout WNY!  Pack a backpack with plenty of water and nourishment as you take in the great sounds of jazz.  Festivals! On Saturday, July 25th beginning at twelve […]

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