Jazz Coalition Grants First Round Of Commission Funds To 51 Jazz Artists

(Photo Credit: Jack Zuff. Elio Villafranca performing at the 2018 Northwest Jazz Festival in Historic Lewiston, NY) Organizing with impressive speed, the newly founded Jazz Coalition announced its first round of commission funds grantees. A total of 51 jazz artists were awarded a $1,000 grant each for the creative purpose of composing new works. Brice […]

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Jazz Coalition Launched To Help Musicians Keep Jazz Alive

(Disclosure: JazzBuffalo is a proud inaugural member of the Jazz Coalition) When COVID-19 lockdowns started happening across the country, one group hit hard were jazz musicians. Especially in New York City. As the city is the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, so is it the epicenter of jazz musicians unable to perform. No matter how […]

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