Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY Announces Main Stage Headliners for 2019

The Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY announces the lineup of Main Stage Headliner performers for 2019.    The Jazz Festival, scheduled on Friday, August 23rd and Saturday, August 24th will present top international and North American jazz artists including Monty Alexander, Roberta Gambarini, Mike Jones, Carol Welsman, Nicki Parrot, Aimée Allen, and Lucia Jackson. […]

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Jazz In Town: 5 Jazz Events Give Us A Blast Of Jazz

Grover Washington, Jr.

More great jazz this weekend and on the way.  From the community-building Art Meets Jazz exhibition to a legend of jazz fusion to the sounds of a big band – there is something for everyone. Featured Events The Spontaneous Combustion: Art Meets Jazz will close out its exhibition concerts with Buffalo’s premier gypsy jazz group.  […]

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Carol Welsman Engages Sold-Out Audience With Terrific Performance

Carol Welsman

In a sold-out concert at the MusicalFare Premier Cabaret Lounge, jazz pianist and vocalist Carol Welsman brought the audience to its feet for standing ovations with her engaging selection of jazz standards, Brazilian music, and arranged pop classics. Welsman is extraordinary in her ability to connect with and engage the audience.  She establishes a rapport […]

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Jazz In Town: 4 Special Jazz Events In The Week Ahead

This weekend, Greater Buffalo will get visits from international jazz artists.  Performing ballads and song, as well as, improvising jazz.  The community continues to experience a resurgence in jazz music and events.  We also extend a special congratulations to the Historic Colored Musicians Club for their designation as a New York State and National Registers of […]

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Carol Welsman Endears Herself To Fans With “For You” Album And Concert

Carol Welsman

Carol Welsman has an endearing connection with her audiences worldwide.  People around the globe have fallen in love with her inviting personality, warm lovely voice, piano mastery, and ability to sing in multiple languages.  Welsman latest album of songs, For You, fortifies her relationship with loyal fans, as well as, invites new listeners into her […]

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Jazz In Town: 3 Events And More That Build Community

So far, this fall, we have been experiencing amazing jazz, quality presentations, and fantastic community-build events that enrich our community in Greater Buffalo.  The concert performance of “Drea Sings Nina” was a most special community-building art & cultural event that filled us all with emotions and connections to each other.  It will continue throughout the […]

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Jazz In Town: 4 Featured Events And An Abundance Of Jazz

An abundance of jazz of all types will be taking place over the next couple of weeks.  From casual background music to intense listening – something for everyone.  Be sure to catch up when visiting JazzBuffalo’s upcoming events section.  Where you can view events by day, week, or month or in a listing view. Featured […]

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Jazz In Town: Fall Jazz Begins!

Summer has officially ended.  And, what a summer of jazz it was!  Headliners of all types and great outdoor jazz events.  Now it is time jazz officially moves indoors for fall and winter.  Exciting jazz ahead this fall. Featured Event Jay Louis Dref and Joey Giambra in Concert Monday, October 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm […]

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Jazz In Town: 5 Featured Jazz Events To Take In This Week!

There is superb jazz, of all types and for every taste, available in Greater Buffalo this week.  Some prominent names make it to Buffalo at the John Coltrane Birthday Celebration and at more events!  (The wonderful John Coltrane illustration is by Stacey Robinson.) Featured Events John Coltrane Birthday Celebration 2018 Thursday, September 20 @ 6:30 […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Activism To Be Heard

The run of superb world-class jazz continues!  The upcoming week is no exception.  Buffalo’s growing recognition as a jazz mecca means an increasing availability of the best in jazz visiting our great city! Featured Events JazzBuffalo Presents Todd Marcus Quintet with Paul Bollenback, Bruce Barth, Ameen Saleem, and Eric Kennedy Saturday, September 15 @ 8:00 […]

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