Jazz In Town: Appreciating Gypsy Jazz

(Photo: Django Reinhardt is considered the father of gypsy jazz.  You can see and hear gypsy jazz this weekend as the Hot Club of Buffalo performs at Dinner Jazz at The Terrace at Deleware Park.) We are mid-way through the month of April and looking forward to summer.  As the weather gets warmer, we’ll be […]

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Jazz In Town: A Summer Tease

Drawing of Nina Simone who is the featured artist for Jazz Appreciation Month as well as for the annual Jazz Appreciation Month poster. What beautiful weather for this time of the year!  A real summer tease.  We are eagerly awaiting the summer days and more music availability.  We encourage all who plan on participating in […]

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Jazz In Town: Renewal This Easter

It will be a quiet weekend for jazz music as we enter into Easter Vigil and Easter Sunday.  A time for reflection, rebirth, and renewal.  Certainly this year after one year of a life living under the cloud of a global pandemic.  We all are looking forward to the warm weather and the return of […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz Lives!

(Photo Credit by Jack Zuff: Carina & The Six String Preacher will be appearing for Dinner Jazz at The Terrace this Friday..) Just as we are getting a taste of summer weather this past week, we are starting to prepare for what we hope will be a more robust summer of music.  Outdoors, safe, and […]

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Jazz In Town: Spring Into Jazz!

(Photo Credit: Mary Ramsey, lead vocalist, and violist for the 10,000 Maniacs, performs Celtic Music at a special brunch.) We are looking forward to spring arriving this weekend!  And, looking forward to more jazz events opening up.  Let’s hope vaccinations continue and that we are not affected by the surge in variant viruses. Featured Event […]

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Jazz In Town: Lively Jazz Returns!

(Photo Credit by Jack Zuff: Saranaide will be kicking off March jazz music at The Terrace at Delaware Park this Friday, March 12th.) Spring is most definitely in the air.  As is the eagerness to get outdoors.  To experience a bit of freedom from the ongoing pandemic that being outdoors affords us.  We look forward […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz About To Spring

(Photo: Lazara Martinez reopens Pausa Art House this weekend with her own performance of Havana Loops.) Optimism continues to grow as vaccinations ramps up.  For many, however, live streams remain at their comfort level for experiencing music.  Others, eager to hear the sounds of live jazz, have the chance to return to Pausa Art House […]

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Jazz In Town: Jazz On The Stage

This week, we highlight two of our musical theater and the BPO organizations that will be jazzing up their performances.  Check them out and support in our Where To Watch Local Jazz Live Streams portion of the newsletter.  And, there is a tremendous amount of jazz live streams happening on a national level also. Where […]

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Jazz In Town: Saying Farewell To The Hotel Henry

(Photo: A typical packed night at the Hotel Henry Jazz Concert Series.) This week, we were rocked by the news of the Hotel Henry closing operations.  A tremendous blow for the community.  JazzBuffalo will always be grateful for the fabulous partnership, which produced many memorable jazz concerts in the past few years.  Including the glimmer […]

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Jazz In Town: Celebrating Love and Mardi Gras!

(Photo Credit – Jack Zuff: you can catch jazz vocalist DeeAnn DiMeo this Sunday at The Terrace at Delaware Park Valentine’s Day Dinner.) A celebratory weekend is ahead as we enjoy Valentine’s Day and celebrate Mardi Gras.  There is a tremendous amount of events to revel in – both live jazz and jazz live streams.  […]

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