Dusty Rose Birthday Bash with Zach Carr and Friends

Celebrate life, celebrate love, celebrate with music with vocalist storyteller Dusty Rose, Zach Carr, Kathy Carr, Jennifer May, John Anderson, and a cast of thousands–well, maybe not that many. Let the standards of the 20s, 30s, and 40s carry you back to a time when the sounds of Billy Holiday, Dizzy Gillespie, and Miles Davis […]

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A Conversation With Walter Kemp, III: A Week-Long CMC Jazz Festival Returns

Walter Kemp, III, JazzBuffalo

Last year, the Historic Colored Musicians Club celebrated its 100th Anniversary.  Using the momentous occasion to produce their first week-long jazz festival.  Expanding from the weekend festival traditionally held at the club’s location on the historic corner of Michigan and Broadway. One of the driving forces behind the CMC Jazz Festival is musician extraordinaire Walter […]

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2018 CMC Jazz Festival Headliner Performances Revealed

The 2018 CMC Jazz Festival revealed their announced headliners for the week-long festival to take place July 23rd to July 28th.  Last year, the CMC Jazz Festival, organized by the Historic Colored Musicians Club, held its first week-long festival ever.  The festival returns with another week-long slate of performances. Announced to date with descriptions are: […]

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Jazz In Town: Hidden Treasures Of Jazz

Remember this is Jazz Appreciation Month.  Affectionately know as JAM.    This coming week and beyond, there will an abundance of jazz to truly appreciate.  From avant-garde to fusion to mainstream, there is much to appreciate! Highlights  The Dave Schiavone/Joe Brancato Quartet, Saturday, April 8 at Pausa Art House JazzBuffalo, in association with Pausa Art House, […]

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