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JazzBuffalo To Appear On JAZZ FM 91 Thursday, October 3rd From 12 pm – 2 pm

JazzBuffalo and Tony Zambito will be guest on Toronto’s jazz radio station, JAZZ FM 91, on Thursday, October 3rd. Tony Zambito will join host Sarah Stewart from 12 pm to 2 pm to talk about the state of jazz, JazzBuffalo, jazz in the region, and to play selected favorite jazz tunes on the air during […]

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Historic Colored Musicians Club Announces Line-Up For The CMC International Jazz Festival, Presented By M&T Bank

The Historic Colored Musicians Club of Buffalo, New York Inc., announced its artist line-up for the CMC International Jazz Festival Presented by M&T Bank.  The three (3) day festival runs from Friday, October 11th thru Sunday, October 13th, 2019.  A full schedule of events and Tickets are available at  www.cmcjazzfest.com The festival this year will […]

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Bravo Niagara! To Feature Classical and Jazz Stars In 2019-2020 Season

Bravo Niagara! will soon get their 2019-2020 concert season underway featuring internationally-renowned classical and jazz artists. This year marks the 6th season for the Canadian organization with concerts taking place in Niagara-on-the-Lake and St. Catherines in the province of Ontario. “Our 6th season is brimming with Canadian and international treasures. From classical virtuosos to jazz […]

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Jazz In Town: Ladies At The Birth Of Bebop

Jazz shows up in many places and art forms.  A musical play is underway featuring jazz icons.  A movie appears out of nowhere.  A big band has a special guest.  And, more ahead.  Read on… Featured Events Ladies Swing The Blues Friday, September 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm |Recurring Event (See all) Paul Robeson Theater, 350 Masten […]

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Curtis Lundy and Wayne Escoffery Create A Euphoric Coltrane Celebration

(Photo Credits: Jack Zuff) Due to a computer glitch that meant several lights needed to stay on in the Burchfield Penney Art Center auditorium, it meant the lighting was brighter than usual for the Coltrane Celebration concert on Saturday, September 21. The concert and weekend celebration is presented by the Pappy Martin Legacy Jazz Collective […]

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Joe Ford and Nasar Abadey Bring Home The Spirit Of Coltrane

(Photo Credit: Jack Zuff) Family, love, spirit, healing, body, and soul.  All words used in an evening of music celebrating the birthdate and legacy of John Coltrane.  Words that aptly describe a night in which the Buffalo audience welcomed home two of its favorite sons – saxophonist Joe Ford and drummer Nasar Abadey.  The 4th […]

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Jazz In Town: Happy Birthday John Coltrane!

John Coltrane was born on Spetember 23, 1926.  This weekend marks the 93rd birthday year for the legendary saxophonist who if forever etched as a giant in jazz history.  Read on to learn how you can join in the birthday celebration this Thursday through Saturday. Featured Event Happy Birthday John Coltrane Celebration! Thursday, September 19 […]

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Award-Winning Allison Au Quartet To Make Debut In Buffalo Saturday, October 19

A name that will be known after fall appearances at the Monterey Jazz Festival and the SF JAZZ Saxophonist Innovators Series is that of Allison Au.  Named one of the top 10 female jazz instrumentalists to watch by SF JAZZ, Allison Au is a rising star saxophonist, improviser, composer, and bandleader.  The Toronto-based alto saxophonist […]

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Jazzmeia Horn Makes Impressive Debut In Buffalo

(Photo Credit: Jack Zuff) In the converted studios of WNED/WBFO resembling a jazz nightclub and the Historic Colored Musicians Club layout, Buffalo received a first-time visit from one of the rising star class of jazz vocalists today, Jazzmeia Horn.  A student of African dance, history, and clothes, Horn presents a striking presence on stage.  She […]

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Jazz In Town: Extending Summer Jazz

We are pushing the boundaries of summer jazz for a couple of more weeks into September.  And, we are looking forward to swinging jazz ahead!  Read on… Featured Event Alex McArthur and Friends at Jazz at Chandlerville Thursday, September 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Thin Man Brewery, 166 Chandler StreetBuffalo, NY United States + Google Map Free Alex McArthur […]

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