Jazz In Town: Festive Jazz Hits The Area with Carmen Intorre, Pat Bianchi, What Would Mingus Do?, Curtis Lundy, and More!

This weekend marks the 19th Annual Masten District Jazz Festival held at M.L.K. Park across from the Buffalo Museum Of Science.   The festival runs two consecutive weekends, this Sunday July 20th and next Sunday July 27th from 3pm until 8pm.  Scheduled to appear are musicians from Buffalo, Toronto, and New York City.  Closing performances includes […]

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Jazz In Town: Summertime Jazz With Doug “Trigger” Gaston And Joyce Carolyn

Jazz swung into full gear this summer with the fabulous Phil DiRe Quintet plus special guest Jay Beckenstein at the Albright-Know Art Gallery Summer Jazz Series.  Next in the series is Doug “Trigger” Gaston, our well-known mainstay with The Jazz Example, which has performed every Friday night at the Anchor Bar.  The concert is scheduled […]

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Jazz In Town: Start Off The 4th Weekend With A B.A.M.

Summer jazz is underway!  The highlight for this weekend is the appearance of the Phil DiRe Quintet with special guest Jay Beckenstein of Spyro Gyra fame at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery Summer Jazz Series this Sunday at 2pm.  For more information see: Phil DiRe and Jay Beckenstein Reunite The holiday weekend kicks off this Thursday […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Heats Up In June

June usually marks the beginning of a summer filled with more music than we can possibly get to!  Jazz music is no exception.  It is good to see, in general, the jazz scene heating up in Buffalo reminiscent of yesteryears.  From out of the area and in town is the Brotzmann, Parker, Drake Trio at […]

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