Donny Frauenhofer Trio at Thin Man Brewery

Join the #DF3 as they make their debut at Thin Man Brewery! Playing original jazz-funk fusion with a mix of covers from Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Weather Report, Roy Hargrove, among others. Groove all night and let those feet do their thing FREE | 10pm – 1am | 2 sets Donny Frauenhofer – piano/keyboards/originals/arrangements James […]

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Reflections On A 2018 Pivotal Year For Jazz In Buffalo

2018 marked a pivotal year in the history of jazz in Buffalo.  We are seeing a pronounced jazz resurgence unlike any seen in quite a few decades.  The most encouraging aspects of the resurgence are this – the expansive breadth and depth of jazz are becoming an integral element of the Buffalo Arts and Cultural […]

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12 Jazz Events For Expats To Check Out During Holiday Homecoming

Buffalo New York Skyline Blue is a painting by Enki Art

I imagine for many expats, the resurging city of Buffalo may catch some by surprise.  For others, it is becoming a familiar welcomed experience each visit home.   One scene that has been resurging the past couple of years is the jazz scene here in Greater Buffalo.  The variety of jazz continues to expand.  Offering jazz […]

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JazzBuffalo Reaches Milestone With Momentous First Board Meeting

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What began as an idea to share news on jazz events a few years ago, reached a significant milestone on Tuesday, August 7th.  The first-ever JazzBuffalo Board of Directors meeting was held.  The meeting was hosted at the Buffalo Center for Arts and Technology located in the modern Artspace building in downtown Buffalo.  Community leaders […]

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Bright Moments At The Pappy Martin Legacy-Masten Jazz Festival

On a day when jazz was in abundance throughout the far reaches of Western New York, it was befitting that extraordinary international jazz artists could be found in the heart of Buffalo.  The first Sunday of the 23rd Annual Pappy Martin Legacy – Masten Jazz Festival took place on Sunday, July 22.  The festival held […]

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Beatles Jazz Quintet Performance Was Really “Something”!

Beatles Jazz Quintet, JazzBuffalo

On Wednesday, June 13th, The Beatles Jazz Quintet took the stage at the JazzBuffalo and Hotel Henry Jazz Concert Series.  A sampling of comments on social media gives you a sense of how the audience responded: “Impressive, to say the least!!” “What a great show!!” “The Buffalo Beatles Jazz Quintet (and friends) played excellent arrangements […]

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JazzBuffalo Launches New Digital Platform And Initiatives (Press Release)

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JazzBuffalo Website Optimizes Audience Experience JazzBuffalo, the non-profit organizations dedicated to building jazz awareness, jazz appreciation, and enriching the culture of Greater Buffalo, announced the launch of a newly designed website and digital platform. The new digital platform is designed with the user and the audience in mind. The community-driven interactive platform was built following […]

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Jazz In Town: Appreciating Drea d’Nur and Supporting Northwest Jazz Festival

April Is Jazz Appreciation Month celebration is in full swing!  And, there is a lot to appreciate!  The resurging jazz scene in Buffalo means plenty of super jazz to appreciate! Highlights JazzBuffalo Presents International Jazz Vocalist Drea d’Nur Saturday, April 14th at 8 pm at Pausa Art House JazzBuffalo, in association with Pausa Art House, presents […]

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JazzBuffalo And Hotel Henry Renew Jazz Concert Series For 2018

Hotel Henry, located on the historic National Landmark Richardson Olmsted Campus, has teamed with JazzBuffalo to present the Hotel Henry’s Jazz Concert Series in 2018.  The overwhelming success of the concert series in 2017 enabled audiences to experience the newly-renovated urban resort while enjoying high-quality live jazz performances.   Hotel Henry’s Jazz Concert Series produced […]

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