Jazz In Town: Voice And Guitar Bring Out The Best In Jazz

The Buffalo area gets the opportunity to hear two excellent vocalists and enjoy a visit from one of the top jazz guitarists still playing the style of Wes Montgomery. Featured Events A special album release concert takes place from an up and coming jazz vocalist who has also performed on stage in musical theater. Curtis […]

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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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JazzTracks Volume 1: Northwest Jazz Festival Performers

Elio Villafranca

Today, JazzBuffalo presents the first article and volume of JazzTracks.  Periodically, JazzBuffalo will offer insight into jazz tracks from jazz artists and jazz albums.  We will look at tunes from the past, visiting jazz artists, local jazz artists, recent releases, and certain styles of jazz.  In this first volume, we take a look at some […]

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Jazz In Town: Pausing to Remember

We pause briefly to remember one of the legends of jazz in Buffalo jazz history – drummer Lou Marino.  Lou Marino passed away at the age of 80 years old.  Leaving behind a trail of impactful mentoring, memorable performances, many friends, and family.  A very humble man with a rich history who always had time […]

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Hotel Henry and JazzBuffalo To Launch Jazz Concert Series

Hotel Henry, located on the historic National Landmark Richardson Olmsted Campus, is partnering with JazzBuffalo to present Hotel Henry’s Jazz Concert Series.  The jazz concert series will present five performances this fall beginning Wednesday, August 23rd and enable audiences to experience the urban resort while enjoying live jazz.  Hotel Henry’s inaugural Jazz Concert Series produced […]

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Jazz In Town: Making Whoopie With Jazz

We get a brief respite before the next jazz festival takes place!  The Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston is in a little over two weeks.  Plenty of great jazz, however, will be around! Highlights JazzBuffalo Presents Eric Johnson Trio, Friday, August 11 at 8 pm at Pausa Art House Visiting us from Pittsburgh will be […]

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Jazz In Town: A Jazz Reunion

What a spectacular week of jazz in the heart of Buffalo the past week!  Many thanks and congratulations go out to the Historic Colored Musicians Club and the Pappy Martin Legacy Jazz Society for their tireless efforts to bring stellar jazz to our community.  August begins with more great jazz filling the outdoors! Highlights Pine […]

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