Gary Bartz has an easily recognizable profile. Long flowing white hair, tall, and slim (in talking with him last night, I learned he still trains for marathons!). At the age of […]
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Jazz Legend Gary Bartz Highlights John Coltrane Birthday Celebration
With the release this year of Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album, the archived recordings demonstrated the continued relevancy of John Coltrane. His impact on jazz, 51 years after his […]
Carmen Lundy Brings An Abundance Of Soul To Pappy Martin Legacy-Masten Jazz Festival
The moment vocalist Carmen Lundy stepped out on the stage, her radiant persona emanated out to the audience in an electrifying manner. The word command comes to mind. As it […]
A JazzBuffalo Guide To Two Jazz Festivals And A Great Week Of Jazz!
For the second consecutive year, the Greater Buffalo Community will have the opportunity to enjoy jazz every day for a full week. Thanks to the tremendous efforts of the Pappy […]
A Conversation With Dawn-Berry Walker: Carrying On The Legacy Of James “Pappy” Martin
James “Pappy” Martin was a legendary and much-revered jazz musician, bandleader, and community organizer who left an admired body of work when he passed in March of 2015 at the […]
Jazz In Town: Celebrating Trane’s 91st Birthday!
The highlight of this week is the 91st Birthday Celebration of the late great jazz legend, John Coltrane. Organized by the Pappy Martin Legacy Jazz Society and hosted by Burchfield […]
Pappy Martin Legacy Masten Jazz Festival July 23rd and July 30th Remembers Legends – Part 1
On two weekend Sundays in July (July 23rd and July 30th), Buffalo pays tribute to the legacy of the revered Pappy Martin, the legendary jazz artist. Produced by Dawn Martin […]
Jazz In Town: Remembering The Pappy Martin Legacy
Festivals become the theme over the next few weeks. Starting with the 21st Annual Pappy Martin Legacy and Masten Jazz Festival, which brings some special guests from the jazz world. […]
Jazz In Town: Festive Jazz Hits The Area with Carmen Intorre, Pat Bianchi, What Would Mingus Do?, Curtis Lundy, and More!
This weekend marks the 19th Annual Masten District Jazz Festival held at M.L.K. Park across from the Buffalo Museum Of Science. The festival runs two consecutive weekends, this Sunday July […]