Art of Jazz Series 2022/2023 Season Announced

Kleinhans Music Hall announces next season’s Art of Jazz Series bringing to Buffalo GRAMMY® winners and nominees During the past 20-plus years, Art of Jazz has earned a reputation as one of the premier jazz series in North America. Join us for an exciting season focused on the art of composing in jazz.  Some of […]

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Jazz in Town: Our Community Mourns

(Photo by Jack Zuff: Long-time friends and collaborators, Jacob Jay and Dalton Sharp, will release their new album this Friday!) Our community was met by an unspeakable force of evil and tragedy in last Saturday’s mass shooting.  We mourn for the victims and their families as well as our community.  Victims who must never be […]

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Jazz in Town: Jazz Is Heating Up!

(Photo:  Ember Trio hits Hallwalls this Saturday for a special JazzBuffalo presentation!) We are slowly making that transition to another Summer of Jazz in Buffalo!  This week’s weather is sure setting us up for a great summer!  Lots of jazz is about to happen! Featured Event Ethan Iverson/Orrin Evans Fans – Check this out!  This […]

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Jazz in Town: A Jazzy Happy Mother’s Day!!

We are about to make that transition to plenty of music and jazz to be heard outside during the summer season.  However, we have spectacular jazz events in May and June that we can look forward to! A special Happy Mother’s Day wishes to all the Moms out there.  May it be a blessed day […]

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Jazz in Town: April 30th is International Jazz Day!!

(Photo: Rising star jazz vocalist, Anaïs Reno, visits Buffalo to perform in a special International Jazz Day concert!) Jazz has truly become a global phenomenon.  International Jazz Day, celebrated every year on April 30th, recognizes the international presence of jazz as well as the multi-cultural influence of jazz all over the world. Here, in Buffalo, […]

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Jazz in Town: Appreciating Jazz!!

(Photo: April is Jazz Appreciation Month) Being Jazz Appreciation Month, we sure have plenty of jazz happenings to appreciate in Buffalo.  Talent abounds from artists who make Buffalo their home and from those now seeing our city as a destination to perform their music. SPECIAL JazzBuffalo Events JAZZBUFFALO’S 5TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY CELEBRATION! Each […]

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Jazz in Town: A Rebirth For Jazz – Happy Easter!

(Photo: Ella Fitzgerald) The rebirth and resurgence of jazz in Buffalo have been going on for the last few years and it continues.  Local, regional, national, and international talent all make Buffalo a jazz destination. At this time, we wish many blessings to you and your families as we observe the joyful Easter meaning. Notable […]

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Jazz in Town: Spring Into Jazz!

(Photo: Jazz pianist/composer/arranger Ethan Iverson will be joined by trumpeter Tom Harrell in a special Art of Jazz performance this Friday.) Buffalo continues to be a jazz destination as more jazz artists take note.  This week, we get visits from notable jazz artists and performers.  Read on! Featured Event Art of Jazz | Ethan Iverson […]

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Ethan Iverson Interview: A Jazz Journey from the Bad Plus to Blue Note

(On April 8th, as part of the Art of Jazz at the Philharmonic Series, Buffalo gets a special visit from two masterful jazz artists. Ethan Iverson and Tom Harrell. In this exclusive JazzBuffalo article, series producer Bruce Eaton interviews Ethan Iverson ahead of his upcoming concert.) BE: It was many years and millions of miles […]

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Anat Cohen – The World’s Top Jazz Clarinetist – Makes Buffalo Debut in the Art Of Jazz at the Philharmonic Series

March 6, 2022, 3 PM, Mary Seaton Room, Kleinhans Music Hall In one of the most eagerly-anticipated jazz concerts in recent area history, the celebrated clarinetist Anat Cohen will make her long-overdue first Buffalo concert appearance on Sunday, March 6th at 3 pm in the Mary Seaton Room in Kleinhans Music Hall.  Among countless other […]

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