Jazz In Town: Summer Jazz Season Begins!

As summer begins, so does the multitude of summer jazz events!  Back-to-back featured events at Pausa Art House this weekend plus many more jazz events can be found in upcoming events at JazzBuffalo.org.  Read on… Featured Events JazzBuffalo Presents Jazz Vocalist Steven Taetz Friday, June 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Pausa Art House, 19 Wadsworth StreetBuffalo, NY 14201 United […]

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Winner 2019 American Pianists Award Emmet Cohen: “I was choking back tears.”

(The following appeared in the IndyStar in April 2019 shortly after Emmet Cohen won the 2019 American Pianists Award. The story is authored by Domenica Bongiovanni and the featured photos are by Mark Sheldon.) Emmet Cohen has won the 2019 American Pianists Awards, one of the world’s major jazz piano competitions. And that means a serious, up-and-coming […]

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Veronica Swift Talks About Jazz Vocalese And Her New Rock Opera About A Murdering Nun

Veronica Swift has nothing against melisma, the vocal technique in which a single syllable is stretched out and crammed with as many notes as the human larynx and lungs will allow. She just doesn’t do it. Instead, the 24-year-old singer, who will appear with the Emmet Cohen Trio at the Nichols Flickinger Performing Arts Center […]

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Where Is The Nichols Flickinger Performing Arts Center?

Since JazzBuffalo announced the upcoming concert featuring jazz vocalist Veronica Swift with the award-winning jazz pianist Emmet Cohen, as well as, the JazzBuffalo Premier Jazz Series to be held at the Nichols Flickinger Performing Arts Center, we received plenty of questions. Such questions as: Where is the Glenn and Awdry Flickinger Performing Arts Center located? […]

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Jazz In Town: Song For My Father

This weekend we celebrate Father’s Day and the musical jazz swing of summer begins to become more evident.  Read on… Featured Events Thomas Marinaro Quartet Friday, June 14 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm Pausa Art House, 19 Wadsworth StreetBuffalo,NY14201 United States+ Google Map $10 It is hard to watch a gig that Thomas Marinaro is on and not […]

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Jazz In Town: Celebrating Jazz And The American Songbook

Buffalo gets a visit from one of the best in singing the Great American Songbook.   We also pay tribute to an iconic figure in American History.  And, two modern jazz masters return.  Read on… Featured Events JazzBuffalo Presents Vocalist Alexis Cole Saturday, June 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm MusicalFare Theatre, 4380 Main Street, Suite 123Amherst,NY14226 United States+ […]

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10 Reasons You Cannot Miss Veronica Swift With The Emmet Cohen Trio

On Friday, June 28 Buffalo gets a very special appearance by jazz vocalist Veronica Swift with The Emmet Cohen Trio.  Based on what we know of these two rising stars in the jazz world, we can expect some big talents to grace the stage on this evening beginning at 7:30 pm.  A rare opportunity to […]

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Jazz In Town: Flavorful Jazz For Everyone

Flavorful jazz hits Buffalo this weekend and beyond.  We can experience French-styled jazz, songs of jazz, and the sounds of the Big Easy.  The summer season of jazz is underway! Featured Events French ConéXion Goes All French – CD Release Thursday, May 30 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm Pausa Art House, 19 Wadsworth StreetBuffalo, NY 14201 United States + Google Map […]

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Jazz In Town: Remembering With Jazz

Memorial Day is upon us and it is a time to remember all those who sacrificed their lives in service to our country.  It is also a time to remember many family and friends who brought joy into our lives.   Whether somber or festive, jazz is a part of the Memorial Day remembrances and celebrations. […]

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Jazz In Town: First Signs of Summer Jazz Season Emerge

Although the weather and temperatures have not reflected such, the first signs of the summer jazz season are beginning to emerge.  A new summer series is announced and the return of jazz to a popular downtown rooftop patio returns this year.  Plus, the second half of this year will see more international jazz stars stop […]

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