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Jazz At Chandlerville Series Returns For Third Season

The popular Jazz at Chandlerville Series will make a return to the Chandler Street destination for a third season. Last year, the outdoor use of the street stage across from Thin Man Brewery / Tappo Pizza located at 166 Chandler Street in Buffalo, proved to be a welcoming success in a summer season underscored by […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Reaches Downtown!

(Photo Credit: by Jack Zuff.  Jacob Jay and Dalton Sharp of the Jay/Sharp-tet will help kick off Jazz On The Plaz! at Seneca One Tower this Friday, June 11) Many thanks to the jazz fans and audience who attended the first-ever JazzTuesdays at the Mansion on Delaware Avenue.  A great performance by George Kane, Dave […]

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JazzBuffalo and Seneca One To Launch Jazz On The Plaz! Friday, June 11

JazzBuffalo is excited to partner with Seneca One and Douglas Development Corporation to bring to the Buffalo community Jazz On The Plaz! this summer.  Taking place on Fridays beginning at 5:00 pm. Location: The weekly series will be held at the West Plaza of Seneca One Tower between Pearl Street and Main Street.  Recently renovated […]

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A Great Night in Manhattan: Jazz at the Plaza 1958

On Tuesday, August 12, 1958, the most inclusive single piece of jazz documentation occurred when Art Kane, on an assignment from Esquire magazine, produced a group photograph of 57 mostly well-known jazz artists who had gathered on the steps of a brownstone in Harlem. The picture and the story behind it became known as A […]

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Jazz In Town: Together Again

(Photo Credit: by Jack Zuff.  Photo of our consistently voted favorite tenor sax performer in the JazzBuffalo Poll, Dave Schiavone.  Dave will help us kick off the jazz at the Mansion.) It seems like a miracle that jazz events are opening up.  We encourage all of you to get your immunization shots for COVID-19 so […]

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Phil DiRe, A Giant In Jazz And Life, Leaves A Lasting Legacy

Phil DiRe

Influential Founder of the Buffalo Jazz Ensemble Passes at the Age of 80 In the lives of many, there are pivotal moments and years that have a lasting effect throughout an entire lifetime.  Like a ripple effect in water pierced by a stone, these moments touch and influence a multitude of people.  Expanding and reaching […]

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Jazz In Town: Memorial Day Jazz

We have arrived on Memorial Day weekend.  A time to remember the men and women who served our country and sacrificed their lives for our country.  The weekend traditionally marks the return of summer jazz.  Outdoors that is.  This year will be an exceptional return as we rise out of the darkest days of the […]

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Jazz In Town: Summer Jazz Happens Soon!

(We are excited about summer jazz returning to the Terrace and the return of JazzBrunch Sundays on Sunday, May 30th.) The events surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic are changing fast.  Mostly for the better on a local level.  This means summer jazz will be returning to the city with a more relaxed set of conditions.  We […]

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Jazz In Town: Live Jazz Is Returning

(Photo Credit: Jack Zuff of drummer Joe Goretti who you can catch this weekend at a live jazz event.) As the weather begins to warm up, finally, we will begin to experience the return of live jazz music also.  In addition, the restrictions are beginning to relax.  So, please, get your COVID-19 vaccination so we […]

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15 plus National Jazz Live Streams To Watch From May 13 – May 17

(Photo: in this week’s listing, you can view Joey DeFrancesco perform on the historic organ at Van Gelder Studio) 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! For the full listing of […]

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