Jazz In Town: Remembering Songs For Our Fathers

Special performances are taking place throughout the Greater Buffalo area as we celebrate Father’s Day on June 19th.  We are bound to hear jazz, in one form or another, that brings us memories of our Fathers on this noted day.  Highlights Walter Kemp 3oh! CD Release, Friday, June 17th  at 8 pm at Hallwalls The […]

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Jazz In Town: June Begins With Jazz

After a whirlwind of jazz in May, June jazz heats up.  From brunches, outdoor concerts, to Sunday afternoons, jazz will be heard throughout the region. Highlights Greg Millar Quartet, Friday, June 3rd at 8 pm at Pausa Art House Soul jazz and the B3 Hammond organ have a rich history in Buffalo.  It continues with […]

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Jazz In Town: Visit From A Legend

Buffalo’s evolving jazz scene gets a visit this week from legendary jazz pianist Bill Charlap.  Another in a recent flurry of national international jazz stars stopping in Buffalo, which also includes Peter and Will Anderson Trio and TriBeCaStan.  Highlights  Legends of Jazz Series with Bill Charlap, Thursday, May 19th at 7:30 pm at Williamsville East […]

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Jazz In Town: May Blossoms With Jazz Music

The month of May continues with an abundance of fantastic jazz.  Bringing international jazz stars to the city.  And, with local talent providing the best in jazz.  Highlights Kendrick Scott Oracle, Thursday, May 12th at 7:30 pm at the UB Center For The Arts On Thursday, May 12th you can catch the Kendrick Scott Oracle […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Appreciation Continues To Grow In WNY

As we enter the final week of jazz appreciation month, there is more jazz to make this month of April quite memorable.  The month culminates on April 30th with the celebration of International Jazz Day.  The level of jazz appreciation continues to grow throughout the region and it will continue to grow. Highlight Star People […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Appreciation Month In Full Swing

April is jazz appreciation month.  A time to celebrate and appreciate the truly original American art form we call jazz.  This coming week will give us all plenty to appreciate as jazz events take place throughout the Greater Buffalo region. Highlight The Bad Plus With Joshua Redman Friday, April 22nd at 8 pm at Buffalo State […]

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Jazz In Town: Nietzsche’s Jazz Fest Kick Off Spring Of Jazz

Freidrich Nietzsche was once quoted as saying “without music, life would be a mistake.” Without question, for five days, there is no mistake that the music of jazz will be at the center of life at Nietzsche’s in Allentown.             Highlight Nietzsche’s Jazz Festival: Wednesday, April 13th through Sunday, April 17th […]

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Jazz In Town: Experience The Best In Jazz

Jazz is not only music but a host of experiences of different textures.   The amount of jazz being offered in Greater Buffalo allows for many to experience jazz in a varietal mix of music, events, and venues.  Highlight The Midnight Blue Experience, Friday, April 8th at 8 pm at Pausa Art House In 1963, one […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Springs To Life

Spring is here and jazz is springing into action throughout the area.  As we approach the Easter holiday, the spirit of rebirth and renewal can be found in the music of jazz.  Highlights Three Tenor Hang: Pausa Art House, Thursday, March 24th at 8 pm This effort brings together a collection of tenor sax players […]

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Jazz In Town: Bird Calls, Solos, Poetry, And More Takes The Stage

For the second week in a row, the Buffalo area gets a visit from another of the more interesting and major forces in jazz.  And, there is also a bevy of local jazz talent throughout the Greater Buffalo area available for everyone.  Highlights Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Bird Calls: UB Center For The Arts, Saturday, March 19th […]

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