Reyvolation Septet at Hallwalls

The 7-piece ensemble from Reyvolation will perform new music, and music composed and inspired by legendary avant garde jazz pioneer Reynold Scott. Curtis Lovell, Walter Kemp 3, Brent Birckhead, Rishon Odel, Scott Tixier, Steve Baczkowski, and Ravi Padmanabha will also be documented. This project was supported, in part, by a Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency […]

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“Keep JazzBuffalo Alive” Fundraising Campaign Launches!

In April of 2014, the first official posting of JazzBuffalo was made.  JazzBuffalo, a d.b.a. and brand of the Greater Buffalo Jazz Society started out as a dream.  Since then, JazzBuffalo has become more than a dream.  It has become a major resource for jazz lovers and jazz musicians.  All who have the same dream […]

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Jazz In Town: Music Of The World

Interesting jazz with world influence will highlight this upcoming week.  From Eastern European influences, cabaret style jazz, to far-out free jazz expression.  Highlights Peter Brotzmann / Heather Leigh Duo, Saturday, June 3rd at 8 pm Presented By Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center at Burchfield Penney Museum Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center brings in another internationally recognized free […]

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Jazz In Town: Memorial Day Weekend Jazz

After the spectacular week of visits from such jazz luminaries as Bobby Watson, Curtis Lundy, Marcus Printup, and Regina Carter, we approach the season of summer.  This holiday weekend will usher in what is sure to be another memorable summer of jazz.  Highlights  In The Sea ~ Honsinger/Zubot/Caloia, Thursday, May 25 at 8 pm at […]

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Jazz In Town: Visitors Bring Exceptional Jazz Music To Buffalo

Jazz will be plenty in the Allentown area and throughout the Greater Buffalo community this week.  We’ll get visitors from afar as well. Highlights Saxophonist Brad Leali Visits, Thursday, May 11 at 7 pm at Pausa Art House The noted alto saxophonist Brad Leali visits Buffalo this week.  Leali resume’ includes that of Professor of […]

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Jazz In Town: Tributes Highlight Spectacular Jazz

The jazz throughout Greater Buffalo in this past few weeks have been like an abundant fall harvest.  It continues this week with outstanding jazz that will make you want to clear your calendars and be out every night of the week ahead!  And, to make sure you take in a jazz brunch as well! Highlights […]

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Jazz In Town: Experience Jazz In New Places

This summer proved to be one of the most abundant in jazz performances.  Now, with school buses in sight, school starting, and a new season of jazz moving indoors.   This weekend brings tributes, big bands, and more. Highlights JazzBuffalo Presents The Midnight Blue Experience, Saturday, September 10th at Pausa Art House at 8 pm On […]

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Jazz In Town: Sharp Jazz Hits Buffalo

Buffalo gets a visit this week from one of the world’s most renowned avant-garde jazz and experimental music composer.  Another example of the growing magnet the city is becoming for both international and regional jazz artists.  Jazz awareness and fan appreciation is spreading in Buffalo! Elliott Sharp Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center is hosting this week […]

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Jazz In Town: Two Notable Jazz Events Week of April 14

Two internationally recognized jazz artists will be making appearances in Buffalo this week.  First, will be renowned saxophonist David Bixler.  Here is a brief bio of David Bixler as found via Bowling Green University where he is an Assistant Professor of Music Studies:   Since moving to New York City from his native Wisconsin, David […]

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