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Jazz In Town: Spring Into Jazz!

(Photo Credit: Mary Ramsey, lead vocalist, and violist for the 10,000 Maniacs, performs Celtic Music at a special brunch.) We are looking forward to spring arriving this weekend!  And, looking forward to more jazz events opening up.  Let’s hope vaccinations continue and that we are not affected by the surge in variant viruses. Featured Event […]

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Ray Skalski Illustrates Billie Holiday In Sketch Entitled “Strange Fruit”

The legendary and iconic jazz legend Billie Holiday has been in the news often these past few months. Most recently, as a result of the movie, The United States versus Billie Holiday. Actress and Vocalist Andra Day gave an amazing performance and received a Golden Globe award and an Academy Award nomination. If you have […]

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20 plus National Jazz Live Streams To Watch From March 18 – March 25

(Photo: in this week’s listing, you can see Bill Frisell, one of the top jazz guitarists in jazz.) Favorite Where To Watch Jazz Live Streams picks here by JazzBuffalo. Weekly live streams throughout the country from jazz clubs and beyond to check out. Fabulous choices this weekend of national jazz artists! We now will list […]

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Chick Corea, Kurt Elling, Maria Schneider, Arturo O’Farrill, and John Beasley Win In 63rd GRAMMY Awards Jazz Categories

The 63rd GRAMMY® Awards announced the 2021 winners in the Jazz categories.  The winners were announced prior to the televised event scheduled for Sunday, March 14th in a virtual live-streamed Premiere Ceremony.  Nominations were announced in November 2020 and winners were revealed today. Here are the winners in each of the Jazz and Instrumental categories […]

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Jazz Nominees To Be Featured In 63rd GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony Sunday, March 14th At 3 PM

Prior to the prime-time televised GRAMMY Awards show on CBS at 8 pm ET, the premiere ceremony will be live-streamed at 3 pm ET. The ceremony will feature several of today’s jazz stars in a special ensemble performance marking the 50th Anniversary of Marvin Gaye’s classic anthem song, “Mercy Mercy Me.” Jazz artists scheduled to […]

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The Northwest Jazz Festival Cancels 2021 And Eyes Return In 2022

The Board of Directors (Lewiston Jazz Festival, Inc.) of the Northwest Jazz Festival of Historic Lewiston, NY announced today that the popular festival held has been canceled for 2021. Planning is underway for the August 26-27, 2022 event. The decision was made with consideration regarding funding, logistics, contracts, operations, and NYS guidelines/restrictions in mind. The […]

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Jazz In Town: Lively Jazz Returns!

(Photo Credit by Jack Zuff: Saranaide will be kicking off March jazz music at The Terrace at Delaware Park this Friday, March 12th.) Spring is most definitely in the air.  As is the eagerness to get outdoors.  To experience a bit of freedom from the ongoing pandemic that being outdoors affords us.  We look forward […]

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25 plus National Jazz Live Streams To Watch From March 11 – March 17

(Photo: in this week’s listing, you can see one of the top jazz pianists in jazz today, Helen Sung.) Favorite Where To Watch Jazz Live Streams picks here by JazzBuffalo. Weekly live streams throughout the country from jazz clubs and beyond to check out. Fabulous choices this weekend of national jazz artists! We now will […]

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Four Dinner and Brunch Jazz Events At The Terrace At Delaware Park You Need To Know About

The pandemic certainly has been a level of hardship that no restaurant establishment could have ever anticipated. Putting business and operation skills to the test for many. At The Terrace at Delaware Park, Jason Davidson has had to tap into a reservoir of creativity and resourcefulness to ride out the ebb and flow of the […]

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2021 JUNO Award Nominees For Jazz Features Diana Krall, Andy Milne, Laila Biali, Brandi Disterheft, Rachel Therrien, and More

Canada’s most prominent music awards, the JUNO Awards,  announced their 2021 nominees.  The winners will be awarded the JUNO on May 16th of this year and will be televised on CBC.  Each year the JUNO Awards presents nominees in several jazz categories.  Notable nominees this year include jazz vocalists Diana Krall and Laila Biali.  In […]

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