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Jazz In Town: One Fantastic Year Ends While Another Begins

As 2015 draws to a close, we can revel a bit in the continued resurgence of jazz in Greater Buffalo.  While the schedule of available jazz may be light on this holiday weekend, the memories of a fantastic year in jazz will live on.     Jazz In Town Our inventive cast of rising stars in […]

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Wednesday Night Jazz To Close First Year With Jam Session!

It began humbly with a leap of faith.  This year we saw bassist Wayne Moose and the proprietors of Mezza Restaurant join together to establish a weekly Wednesday Night Jazz series at their location on Elmwood Avenue.  Like any new endeavor, we have seen night’s sparsely attended to evenings where people are standing together like […]

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Jazz In Town: Christmas Week Homecomings Brings Jazz Along

Christmas week is a time for homecomings, family, reunions, and seeing old friends.  In the JazzBuffalo community, it means musicians can gather and play like old times as well.     Wednesday Night Jazz This week (December 23rd) for Wednesday Night Jazz hosted by bassist Wayne Moose at Mezza Restaurants brings home two ex-Buffalo residing […]

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Nominate Your Memorable Jazz Artists And Groups For The Second Annual JazzBuffalo Poll!

The year 2015 saw a resurgence of jazz in the Greater Buffalo area.  New groups, venues, the infusion of youth, and more growth in available jazz performances.  We have seen greater audience awareness and appreciation for jazz as well. Additionally, the readership of JazzBuffalo.org and subscriptions to the email newsletter format continues to grow.  Last […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Lights Up The Christmas Spirit

As Christmas approaches us, we find jazz in the midst of holiday events and spirits in the Greater Buffalo area.  The upcoming week will provide several opportunities to enjoy a jazzy Christmas time.  Guaraldi Christmas In The City A Guaraldi Christmas in the City event takes place at Shea’s Smith Theatre on Thursday, December 17th […]

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Jazz In Town: The Big 3 And Big Bands Highlight Jazz In Town

Whether the make-up of jazz bands will be trios, quintets, ensembles, or big bands, there is fabulous jazz happening throughout greater Buffalo.  Bands that will feature some of the best jazz talents in WNY!  The 3 Tenors One of the fabulous events happening this weekend is The 3 Tenors.  The event is part of the […]

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The 3 Tenors Perform At The Next JazzBuffalo Sunday Jazz Series Event On December 13th!

On Sunday, December 13th, the last of the 2015 JazzBuffalo Sunday Jazz Series, in partnership with 189 Public House, takes place.  It promises to be a stupendous way to close out the first-ever Sunday Jazz Series season!  Phil DiRe is leading the production of an ensemble specifically for this Sunday Jazz Series date entitled the […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Gets In The Holiday Spirit

The JazzBuffalo scene hits the final stretch of 2015 and the upcoming holiday season with an abundance of gifts bearing the music of jazz.   There will be fabulous jazz for every mode and taste of jazz.   Certainly going to make for a jazzy holiday. It starts this weekend with some spectacular events at Pausa Art […]

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Jazz In Town: Giving Thanks Through The Music Of Jazz

As we approach Thanksgiving, we have much to be thankful for in the community of jazz in Buffalo. We have seen a resurgence of jazz and more opportunities for audiences to enjoy the creative beauty of jazz. This Thanksgiving Holiday you will be able to find jazz throughout greater Buffalo. Jazz In Town On Wednesday, […]

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Jazz In Town: The Creative Force Of New Music In Buffalo

Jazz is a creative force, which results not only in new music but also in refreshing arrangements of classic jazz tunes. This is what you will find in the JazzBuffalo community this weekend, week, and always. John Bacon And Chris Jentsch Project A collaboration that began in the 1990’s returns to the forefront of jazz […]

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