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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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Jazz In Town: Jazz About To Spring

(Photo: Lazara Martinez reopens Pausa Art House this weekend with her own performance of Havana Loops.) Optimism continues to grow as vaccinations ramps up.  For many, however, live streams remain at their comfort level for experiencing music.  Others, eager to hear the sounds of live jazz, have the chance to return to Pausa Art House […]

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30 plus National Jazz Live Streams To Watch From March 4 – March 10)

(Photo: in this week’s listing, you can catch Grammy-nominated jazz vocalist Thana Alexa presentation of “Ona.”) 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 live stream […]

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Choose Documentaries Over Movies To Learn More About Billie Holiday

There was plenty of promotional hype regarding the release of the movie The United States vs. Billie Holiday. The movie featured actress Andra Day in the role of the legendary jazz singer. Her individual performance was magnificent. Earning her a Golden Globe for a riveting portrayal. It was a good thing that Day was able […]

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Ray Skalski Creates “Windy” Portrait Of Buddy Rich

We recently brought to you several portraits of jazz legends by jazz trombonist and artist Ray Skalski. As the pandemic continues, Ray continues to use art as a release from the lack of opportunities to perform jazz live. (Read more in our original story here: Portraits of Jazz Legends) Recently, Skalski centered on the legendary […]

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Prolific Jazz Drummer Ralph Peterson, Jr. Has Died At 58

Ralph Peterson Jr., a prolific drummer and bandleader, died today (March 1) at the age of 58 in North Dartmouth, Massachusetts. His publicist reported that his death is attributed to complications from cancer. Known for his hard-bop drumming style and exciting arrangements, Peterson was a highly sought-after drummer in jazz. He was a prominent drummer […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz On The Stage

This week, we highlight two of our musical theater and the BPO organizations that will be jazzing up their performances.  Check them out and support in our Where To Watch Local Jazz Live Streams portion of the newsletter.  And, there is a tremendous amount of jazz live streams happening on a national level also. Where […]

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Nat Hentoff’s Liner Notes – Hentoff on Mingus

(Photo: Charles Mingus with Nat Hentoff early 1960s) Nat Hentoff had many interests as a writer—both within and outside the music industry. He authored over 30 books as well as a myriad of articles for various magazines, newspapers and online sources. However, his 50+ year career as a writer of liner notes for records and […]

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30 plus National Jazz Live Streams To Watch From February 25 – March 3)

(Photo: jazz saxophonist and vocalist Camille Thurman will appear in two live streams this coming weekend and week.) 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 show […]

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