Amos Hoffman and Noam Lemish Transport Audience to Israel and Middle East

Amos Hoffman, Noam Lemish, JazzBuffalo

Guitarist and oudist Amos Hoffman and pianist and composer Noam Lemish traveled to Buffalo on Saturday, June 2nd to perform music from their new CD, Pardes.  This was the duo’s first stop on a tour to present an album of collaborative works featuring new compositions that fuse Jewish and Middle Eastern folkloric melodies with jazz. For […]

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Jazz In Town: Top Jazz Artists Hit Buffalo

amos hoffman, JazzBuffalo

Top jazz artists are hitting Buffalo this weekend.  Look for international jazz guitar and oud star Amos Hoffman appearing with Toronto-based jazz pianist Noam Lemish.  We also get a visit from one of the premier trumpet players on the scene today, Sean Jones.  On Wednesday of next week, a visit from David Murray and Kahil El’Zabar.  […]

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Jazz Pianist Noam Lemish Teams Up With His Musical Idol For Tour – First Stop, Buffalo


(The following article appeared in The Canadian Jewish News on May 17th and was authored by Ruthe Schweitzer.  A fantastic perspective on the Amos Hoffman/Noam Lemish musical partnership.  The duo make their first appearance for their new CD Release right here in Buffalo!  At Pausa Art House on June 2nd!  More on the Amos Hoffman/Noam […]

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Jazz In Town: Giving Thanks For All That Jazz!

As we look ahead to Thanksgiving, we give thanks to many aspects of life, our families, health, and other blessings.  We also give thanks to what has been an incredible year of jazz in Greater Buffalo.  This is a special edition of Jazz In Town that looks ahead to the Thanksgiving weekend and the special […]

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Jazz In Town: At Midnight Blue An Extra Hour Of Jazz!

We enter the final two months of 2017 in what has been a tremendous year of jazz so far.  With more great jazz to come in these final two months – including an extra hour as we set back the clocks one-hour this weekend.  Now is the time to start thinking about nominations for the […]

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Jazz In Town: Celebrating Trane’s 91st Birthday!

The highlight of this week is the 91st Birthday Celebration of the late great jazz legend, John Coltrane.  Organized by the Pappy Martin Legacy Jazz Society and hosted by Burchfield Penney Museum, the 3-day festivities promises to be a special time.  (Get your glasses on – this edition of Jazz In Town is lengthy!) Highlight […]

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Jazz In Town: Labor Day Jazz Weekend

The weekend of August 25 and 26 turned out to be quite the spectacular weekend!  The Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston, NY is estimated to have had a record crowd and we were blessed with beautiful weather and great jazz music filling the air.  On an individual level and on an organizational level, JazzBuffalo was […]

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