JazzBuffalo And Road Less Traveled Productions Present The 2016/2017 Jazz Series

JazzBuffalo, a non-profit organization dedicated to building jazz awareness and audience appreciation for jazz in Greater Buffalo, is excited to announce a partnership with Road Less Traveled Productions to present a new Jazz Series.  The new Jazz Series will be presented over the course of the 2016-2017 season and feature a variety of the stellar […]

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Jazz In Town: Bird Calls, Solos, Poetry, And More Takes The Stage

For the second week in a row, the Buffalo area gets a visit from another of the more interesting and major forces in jazz.  And, there is also a bevy of local jazz talent throughout the Greater Buffalo area available for everyone.  Highlights Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Bird Calls: UB Center For The Arts, Saturday, March 19th […]

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Jazz Meets The BPO For 2 Great Events You Don’t Want To Miss!

Two spectacular events highlight jazz as part of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra’s winter programming.  The concerts, to take place at Kleinhans Music Hall, will bring local and national stars to the stage to join the BPO in presenting the American art form we call jazz. Orchestra Meets Jazz – Thursday, January 21st at 7 pm This […]

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Announcing The Winners Of The Second Annual JazzBuffalo Poll!

The second annual JazzBuffalo Readers and Fan Poll, recognizing the jazz artists and performers who entertain jazz audiences, collected 1,655 responses.  Over a fifty percent increase from the previous year.  A great sign that jazz awareness and appreciation is growing in Greater Buffalo! The results of the poll are representative of the votes made by […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Springs Back To Life!

Cover of Gerald Albright As the weather finally breaks, jazz is springing back to life! As the smell and sounds of spring come to life, so does the sound of jazz.  From Latin jazz to mainstream as well as the eclectic, jazz can be heard throughout WNY. Here are a rundown of just some of […]

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Jazz In Town: Remembering Ted Reinhardt

Remembering a great.  This Jazz In Town weekend and upcoming week begins with the news of the tragic loss of one of Buffalo’s gifted jazz artists and most-loved people in the music community.  Ted Reinhardt, a prolific jazz-fusion drummer, along with his life-long friends Mike Buxton and Bill Shaver, lost their lives in a tragic […]

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Jazz In Town: Heat Up With Jazz Vibes, Why Not?

The weather may be cold but the jazz is hot.  It’s Buffalo so the music doesn’t stop.  I can imagine Eddie Jefferson singing such lyrics.  Here is a rundown of some of the notable jazz in town this weekend: David Kane And Them Jazzbeards Composer, arranger, and keyboard artist David Kane brings his band Them […]

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The First Annual JazzBuffalo Reader’s And Fan Poll Is Live!!

The first-ever and first annual JazzBuffalo Reader’s and Fan Poll is officially live!  The intent of this first-ever poll is to foster jazz appreciation.  At the same time, provide a means to recognize the artists and supporters who give of their time and talents to the community. Thanks to the nearly one hundred respondents who […]

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Nominations Sought For First Annual JazzBuffalo Reader’s And Fan Poll

The Greater Buffalo area is beginning to see an emerging abundance of vibrant jazz talent and artists, which is enriching our community.  It is time to recognize and foster the growth of locally gifted jazz artists who contribute through their dedication to the music of jazz.  Here is your chance to give your voice towards […]

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Jazz Vocalist Diane Taber’s New Album Has Buffalo Connection

Jazz vocalist Diane Taber is no stranger to Buffalo.  Although Diane now resides in Ohio, she continues strengthening her strong ties to the Buffalo Community.  Diane has deep roots to her hometown and is a graduate of Lafayette High School and State University College at Buffalo.   Diane has been performing since the young age of […]

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