Jazz In Town: Reaching Back To The Past For Great Jazz

Exciting jazz in the next and in the forthcoming weeks.  Signs the jazz scene in Buffalo continues to evolve and expand! Highlights Jon Lehning Underground, Thursday, February 15 at 8 pm at Buffalo Iron Works JazzBuffalo, in association with Buffalo Iron Works, is pleased to present The Jon Lehning Underground. A group that edifies the […]

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Jazz In Town: The Start Of A New Jazz Year

It is the start of another new year and we hope for more great jazz in 2018.  The weekend will be downright frigid according to weather forecasts.  A light week of music is ahead.  However, jazz will help to warm up the spirits. Jazz And Beyond To Start The Year On Thursday, January 4th at […]

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Jazz In Town: Saluting Our Veterans And More!

A bevy of more great jazz hits the Greater Buffalo region this week and beyond.  We will be celebrating Veterans Day, hearing world-class music, presenting interesting concepts, and supporting good causes. Highlights Fredtown Stompers, Thursday, November 8 at 7 pm at Carnegie Arts Center The hot traditional jazz band winning fans throughout the WNY regions […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz In A Variety Of Forms and All Great!

Jazz can be challenging and it brings out the best in musicians.  Giving the audience an experience that is unexpected yet uplifting.  And, offers varietal forms of jazz.  That may be the case this upcoming week – so many forms of great jazz. Highlights The Mambo Kings, Saturday, October 14th at 8 pm at Kleinhans […]

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Jazz In Town: Pausing to Remember

We pause briefly to remember one of the legends of jazz in Buffalo jazz history – drummer Lou Marino.  Lou Marino passed away at the age of 80 years old.  Leaving behind a trail of impactful mentoring, memorable performances, many friends, and family.  A very humble man with a rich history who always had time […]

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Jazz In Town: A Chamber Of Jazz Hits Town

In the first two months of 2017, we have had already memorable performances that will surely make the JazzBuffalo Poll at the end of the year.  No doubt, March will bring even more great jazz to the area.  This week ventures into unique boundaries of jazz. Highlights resAUnance, Thursday, March 2nd at 7 pm at […]

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JazzBuffalo Extra: Sophisticated Ladies, Norman Conners and Discount For BPO Nat King Cole Tribute

Occasionally, look for JazzBuffalo Extra.  A supplement to Jazz In Town when jazz is happening.  Pass it along and tell folks to become part of the JazzBuffalo Community by signing up for JazzBuffalo’s Jazz In Town emails! See Sophisticated Ladies As Jazz Meets Theatre Here is the Facebook review of a fine production by MuiscalFare […]

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Sal Andolina To Honor Benny Goodman in Benny And Me BPO Concert

Oftentimes, we need to look no further than our own area to discover supreme talent.  Since 1994, Sal Andolina has been the principal clarinetist, bass clarinetist, and saxophonist for the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra.  It does not begin or end there.  Sal has supported many of the greats who have come through the BPO such as […]

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Jazz In Town: Curtain Up On Theatre And Jazz!

After a spectacular kick off of the new JazzBuffalo and Road Less Traveled Productions Jazz Series, bringing jazz back to the theater district of downtown Buffalo, there is a full schedule of outstanding jazz taking place in the month of September.  And it is Curtain Up! week for theaters throughout WNY, which also offers jazz […]

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Jazz In Town: The Splendid History Of Jazz

Jazz is rich in history and it will be celebrated this coming week.    Two of our most venerable organizations come together to revel in the music of jazz with an appreciative audience.  And, we get visitors from afar bringing a special blend of music. Highlights The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra brings jazz to the forefront in […]

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