Jazz In Town: 3 Events And More Get Jazz Swinging

The 5th Annual JazzBuffalo Poll with votes received from readers and fans such as yourselves are pouring in.  A true indication that Greater Buffalo is leading the way nationally on making jazz and music a vital part of our arts and cultural community! One of our featured events is sold out but is worth mentioning.  […]

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Jazz Legend Joe Lovano to Premier Trio Tapestry as Part of Art of Jazz Series

The 2018–19 Art of Jazz Series will present the premier concert by jazz saxophone legend Joe Lovano with his new ensemble Trio Tapestry, featuring Marilyn Crispell and Carmen Castaldi on January 27, at 3 pm in the Auditorium.  Series producer Bruce Eaton will host a pre-concert discussion, “Three for the Road,” at 2 pm, highlighting […]

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Hotel Henry Jazz Concert Series Returns in 2019

Hotel Henry, located on the historic National Landmark Richardson Olmsted Campus, has teamed with JazzBuffalo once again to present the Hotel Henry’s Jazz Concert Series in 2019.  The overwhelming success of the concert series has enabled audiences to experience the newly-renovated urban resort while enjoying high-quality live jazz performances. The series will enter its third season […]

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5th Annual JazzBuffalo Poll Now Open For Voting

The 5th Annual JazzBuffalo Poll is officially open for public voting beginning Sunday, January 13, 2019.  Votes will soon begin to pour in for 35 categories consisting of nominees representing jazz artists, groups, venues, and supporters.  The winners of the 5th Annual JazzBuffalo Poll will be announced on February 13th at the Hotel Henry Jazz […]

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Jazz In Town: 2 Events Add To A Great Start In 2019

While attending the Jazz Congress in New York City at the Jazz At Lincoln Center, I met many jazz artists and presenters from all over the world.  And, had the opportunity to listen to amazing panel discussions in two days.  The assembly of people dedicated to the art form is inspiring.   Buffalo is certainly gaining […]

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Joe Lovano “Trio Tapestry”: AKG Art Of Jazz Series Is First Concert For New Album

Joe Lovano arrives for a much-anticipated appearance at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery Art of Jazz Series on Sunday, January 27th.  The prolific saxophonist makes Buffalo his first album-release concert for a new project with EMC entitled Trio Tapestry. The album is scheduled for release on January 25th and the concert will be the first live […]

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Jazz In Town: Excited For Jazz As We Begin 2019!

An exciting new year of jazz is ahead! The jazz resurgence will no doubt continue into 2019 as we see jazz music and its many variations become an integral part of Greater Buffalo’s arts and cultural scene.  An exciting time for the communities of both audiences and musicians as we continue to share in enriching […]

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Happy New Year! An Exciting 2019 Is Ahead!

As we say goodbye to 2018 and usher in a New Year, we can reflect on a fantastic year of jazz music in Greater Buffalo.  Jazz music of all stripes and colors made an impact on enriching the culture of our community.  With your support, we have expanded the reach of music, expanded the introduction […]

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Jazz In Town: “What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?”

We have come to the end of one of the best years in jazz in Greater Buffalo in a long time.  New Year’s Eve hits this weekend.  When the classic song “What Are Doing New Year’s Eve?” comes up on the radio or playlist, you will be able to answer with a few jazzy events. […]

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Jazz In Town: A Festive December Of Holiday Jazz To Remember

A joyous and jazzy holiday December 2018 has been one to remember.  Christmas is five days away and there is still plenty of holiday and Christmas jazz for us all to enjoy.  For featured events, we look at two sold-out shows! Featured Events The community outpouring for the Jazzy Christmas Event at the Hotel Henry […]

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