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JazzBuffalo And Pausa Art House To Present Tenor Saxophonist Herbie Small

Herbie Small can be referred to as a renaissance man sharing his many talents in Buffalo. For example, strikingly visible upon nearing the façade of the Historic Colored Musicians Club is the mural Herbie Small painted depicting iconic jazz greats. Including a few jazz dignitaries who hold a benevolent place in Buffalo jazz history.    The […]

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JazzBuffalo Review: Dave Douglas Quintet Puts On Performance Filled With Brazen Heart.

Trumpeter and composer Dave Douglas brought his quintet into town last night and found more than six enthusiastic people in attendance. Years ago, Douglas arrived in Buffalo during a snowstorm, driving down from a concert in Toronto, but the gig went on despite an audience of six people. Well, thankfully, nothing got in the way […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz And Art Light Up The City

Jazz and art are certainly a part of Buffalo. The event featuring the illumination of the grain elevators on the waterfront also saw Gruvology represent jazz in music during a spirited performance at Canalside. Also, the Art of Jazz Series continues this weekend with a visit from one of the most energetic jazz trumpeters in […]

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Local Musician Christina Custode Receives Five GRAMMY Award Nominations!

Local musician Christina Custode is one gifted musician with a good story. She is a classically trained pianist, vocalist, composer/arranger and a graduate of the prestigious Eastman School of Music, Rochester, New York.  Christina Custode has been recognized locally (Best Female Vocalist, Art Voice 2015 and 2013) for her original music, which transcends jazz, pop, folk, […]

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A JazzBuffalo Interview With Art Of Jazz Series Visitor Dave Douglas, Trumpeter Extraordinaire

On Saturday, November 7th at the Art Of Jazz Series held at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo gets a special visit from one of the premier jazz trumpeters in the world today. Dave Douglas is a prolific performer, composer, and educator carving out an entrepreneurial path in the music business. All the more impressive to […]

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Jazz In Town: Nothing Spooky About Jazz

The Halloween night will be upon us, but there will be nothing spooky about jazz. Look for the finest in jazz throughout the Greater Buffalo area. Thanks to all the folks who came out for two big JazzBuffalo partnering events last weekend. In Quiet Nights at MusicalFare Theatre and Cindy Miller at 189 for the […]

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Sunday Jazz Series Presents Jazz Vocalist Sensation Cindy Miller on October 25th!

The next performance of the JazzBuffalo Sunday Jazz Series, in partnership with 189 Public House, will feature a very special guest who makes her home in Rochester, NY but also travels on national tours. We welcome the gifted cabaret and jazz vocalist Cindy Miller on Sunday, October 25th beginning at 5:30pm. Miller is one of […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Takes Center Stage

Jazz takes center stage this weekend with two performances at MusicalFare Theatre Premier Cabaret Lounge and a youth jazz festival at the Riviera Theatre. We will also have jazz in the early evenings as well as the late evenings. Reliving The Bossa Nova Era On Friday, October 23rd at 8pm you can see the performance […]

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Jazz In Town: An Untold Story Of A Jazz Pioneer

Buffalo continues to be visited by world-class jazz musicians.  Do you think the word is getting out about jazz awareness and appreciation in Buffalo?  I say the low hum is getting slightly louder with much more room to grow.  But, for the fans of jazz, of all kinds, it is certainly exciting to see more […]

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Jazz Is A Family Affair With John Hasselback, Jr. And Lisa Hasselback

It is always a good thing when jazz and music are part of the family.  This Wednesday, October 14, we have a family affair taking place at Wednesday Night Jazz at Mezza Restaurant beginning at 6:30pm.  The husband and wife team of John Hasselback, Jr. and Lisa Hasselback will be performing together.  They will be […]

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