Bobby Previte’s Rhapsody Takes Audience On A Musical Journey

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Simply stated, Bobby Previte’s Rhapsody is a listening experience. Meant to be about travel, this was a musical movement.  That began with accessible melodies, some turbulence, and then back to accessible melodies.  Unlike a concert, there is no stoppage between songs.  It is like a train ride from one city to another.  Continuous movement.  Looking […]

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Jazz In Town: 3 Events And More That Build Community

So far, this fall, we have been experiencing amazing jazz, quality presentations, and fantastic community-build events that enrich our community in Greater Buffalo.  The concert performance of “Drea Sings Nina” was a most special community-building art & cultural event that filled us all with emotions and connections to each other.  It will continue throughout the […]

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Bobby Previte’s “Rhapsody” Set To Travel Through Sound

Bobby Previte, the prolific drummer and composer, makes a return visit to the Greater Buffalo area on Saturday, October 13.  Bringing to town, at the Burchfield Penney Art Center, his latest project called Rhapsody.   An ambitious acoustic work of art that stretches the concept of jazz and explores various directions into free improvisational, classical, and […]

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Jazz In Town: 4 Featured Events And An Abundance Of Jazz

An abundance of jazz of all types will be taking place over the next couple of weeks.  From casual background music to intense listening – something for everyone.  Be sure to catch up when visiting JazzBuffalo’s upcoming events section.  Where you can view events by day, week, or month or in a listing view. Featured […]

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Jazz In Town: Fall Jazz Begins!

Summer has officially ended.  And, what a summer of jazz it was!  Headliners of all types and great outdoor jazz events.  Now it is time jazz officially moves indoors for fall and winter.  Exciting jazz ahead this fall. Featured Event Jay Louis Dref and Joey Giambra in Concert Monday, October 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm […]

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Jazz In Town: 5 Featured Jazz Events To Take In This Week!

There is superb jazz, of all types and for every taste, available in Greater Buffalo this week.  Some prominent names make it to Buffalo at the John Coltrane Birthday Celebration and at more events!  (The wonderful John Coltrane illustration is by Stacey Robinson.) Featured Events John Coltrane Birthday Celebration 2018 Thursday, September 20 @ 6:30 […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Activism To Be Heard

The run of superb world-class jazz continues!  The upcoming week is no exception.  Buffalo’s growing recognition as a jazz mecca means an increasing availability of the best in jazz visiting our great city! Featured Events JazzBuffalo Presents Todd Marcus Quintet with Paul Bollenback, Bruce Barth, Ameen Saleem, and Eric Kennedy Saturday, September 15 @ 8:00 […]

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Todd Marcus Quintet – “On These Streets” Integrates Jazz And Activism

The JazzBuffalo Community and the Greater Buffalo region gets paid a special visit by a visionary jazz artist combining the art craft of jazz with the relevant activism of today.  The recently released “On The Streets” CD examines the social fabric of inner urban life, as surrounds Todd Marcus from his home in the inner urban area of […]

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Jazz In Town: International Jazz Visits Buffalo

With the Labor Day holiday behind us, school starting, and outdoor activities winding down, we begin to look inside for our jazz.  Although, the recent heat is keeping the extreme temperatures lingering on.  Likewise, some of the great jazz we experienced in the summer will linger on for a while.  More great jazz, however, is ahead! […]

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Jazz In Town: Worldly Jazz Hits Buffalo

This past weekend’s Northwest Jazz Festival in Lewiston, NY and the appearance of Chick Corea at the UB Center for the Arts brought to a close one great summer of jazz and jazz festivals.  Thousands of people enjoyed some of the best jazz ever to make it to Buffalo in many years.  As a result, […]

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