Celebrate the 96th Birthday of John Coltrane on September 23-24

Annual Jazz Celebration to Celebrate 96th Birthday of John Coltrane The Burchfield Penney Art Center and Pappy Martin Legacy Jazz Collective co-present their COLTRANE Celebration  COLTRANE Celebration artistic directors George […]

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Jazz in Town: Remembering and Looking Ahead

(Photo by Jack Zuff – this weekend, we take time to remember Sara Rogers) We ended the Summer of Jazz with our first-ever Buffalo Jazz Festival!  Despite the threat of […]

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Northwest Jazz Festival to Welcome “Home” Top Jazz Organist Joey DeFrancesco

The Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston, NY will host the top jazz organist in the world, Joey Defrancesco. Joey DeFrancesco, although born in Springfield, Pennsylvania, has deep roots in the […]

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Stacey Kent Reflects on Her Journey on The Third Story Podcast as She Nears Debut at Northwest Jazz Festival

Leo Sidron Interviews Stacey Kent on Award-Winning Podcast, The Third Story Acclaimed jazz artist Leo Sidron interviews Stacey Kent for his award-winning podcast, The Third Story. Stacey Kent makes her […]

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Acclaimed Jazz Guitarist Charlie Ballantine to Make Debut at Northwest Jazz Festival

The Charlie Ballantine Trio returns to the region after the highly touted concert in September 2021 where the Trio performed spectacularly. The performance at the Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center revolved […]

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