Jazz In Town: Jazz Funk and Homecomings In Buffalo!

The sounds of Jazz Funk, Jazz Soul, and Jazz Fusion will hit the streets of Allentown and Downtown this weekend.  Visiting Duke’s Bohemian Bar on Wednesday August 6th is the Grammy nominee jazz organist Brian Charette.  If you are a fan of jazz funk and the B3 Hammond organ sound, the trio of Brian Charette […]

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The 9th Annual Queen City Jazz Festival Hits The Streets Saturday July 26

The 9th Annual Queen City Jazz Festival is being held this Saturday, July 26, from 12pm until 8pm.  The festival is presented by The Historic Colored Musicians Club and will feature a stage located near Broadway and Michigan as well as performances inside the club this year.  Every member of the Historic Colored Musician Club […]

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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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Sunday Matinee Soul With Carmen Intorre, Jr. July 20th!

On Sunday, July 20th, Buffalo’s native son Carmen Intorre, Jr. returns for a special engagement at Milkie’s Lounge beginning at 2pm.  A matinee performance is planned, which includes the trio of Carmen on drums, the internationally known jazz organist Pat Bianchi, and the scholarly master jazz guitarist Dan Wilson.  This spectacular trio of talent will […]

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Jazz In Town: Ladies Of Jazz And Song Take The Spotlight

This week, the ladies of jazz and song will fill the Buffalo area with their talented musical artistry.  Two special events featuring jazz vocals and an all-woman jazz quartet will take center stage. On Saturday, June 21st, acclaimed jazz vocalist and recording artist Barbara Levy Daniels will be appearing at the Premier Cabaret Room located […]

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Jazz Legend Juini Booth Returns Home To Perform In Concert

This Friday, June 13th, jazz legend and Buffalo native Juini Booth returns home to give a concert performance at Pausa Art House.  Juini’s prolific artistry in jazz spans nearly fifty years.  Born in Buffalo as Arthur Edward Booth, Juini has been playing bass with the good fortune of performing with jazz greats throughout the past […]

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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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