The Lasting Legacy Of Charlie “Bird” Parker At 100

On Saturday, August 29, the jazz world celebrates the 100th birth date of Charlie “Bird” Parker. The 100th centennial is no ordinary celebration. Parker is a revered figure whose short-lived life carved a lasting stone of innovation in music. His impact continues to influence venerable and budding jazz artists alike more than sixty-five years after […]

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Jon Lehning and Saxophone Colossus Release New CD

In the past few years, we have seen a new wave of next-generation jazz musicians beginning to make their mark in the Greater Buffalo region. While at the same time, leaning in to engage with mentors and former teachers for creative projects. One creative project, inspired by the endeavors of Jon Lehning, is that of […]

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4th Annual JazzBuffalo Poll Awards Event Celebrates Jazz Unity With Great Music And Pics!

On Monday, January 29th the 4th Annual JazzBuffalo Poll Awards Celebration was held at the Screening Room.  A great evening of celebrating the tremendous wealth of jazz talent and performances in Greater Buffalo.   An opportunity for jazz unity that brings jazz musicians and jazz fans alike in celebrating the love for jazz.  The evening celebrated […]

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Jazz In Town: Experience The Best In Jazz

Jazz is not only music but a host of experiences of different textures.   The amount of jazz being offered in Greater Buffalo allows for many to experience jazz in a varietal mix of music, events, and venues.  Highlight The Midnight Blue Experience, Friday, April 8th at 8 pm at Pausa Art House In 1963, one […]

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The 3 Tenors Perform At The Next JazzBuffalo Sunday Jazz Series Event On December 13th!

On Sunday, December 13th, the last of the 2015 JazzBuffalo Sunday Jazz Series, in partnership with 189 Public House, takes place.  It promises to be a stupendous way to close out the first-ever Sunday Jazz Series season!  Phil DiRe is leading the production of an ensemble specifically for this Sunday Jazz Series date entitled the […]

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