John Coltrane 96th Birthday Celebration -A Memorable First Night

On the first day of the John Coltrane 96th Birthday Celebration, there was a communal aspect to the event. People came together for the first time in many months as […]

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Jazz in Town: Birthday of a Legend

(Photo – the great John Coltrane) This week, we celebrate the 96th Birthday of jazz legend John Coltrane.  Once again, we come together through the efforts of the Pappy Martin […]

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Celebrate the 96th Birthday of John Coltrane on September 23-24

Annual Jazz Celebration to Celebrate 96th Birthday of John Coltrane The Burchfield Penney Art Center and Pappy Martin Legacy Jazz Collective co-present their COLTRANE Celebration  COLTRANE Celebration artistic directors George […]

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Campbell Brothers Find Meaning in the Music of Coltrane’s ‘A Love Supreme’

Campbell Brothers

Authored By Jeff Spevak, WXXI News Tradition isn’t built overnight. It took a few decades for Rochester’s Campbell Brothers to learn the tradition of the sacred-steel sound, which dates back to […]

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An Inspiring Birthday Celebration Of John Coltrane Takes Place In Buffalo

Reverence for John Coltrane was on display this past weekend as the Pappy Martin Legacy Jazz Collective, in association with Burchfield Penny Arts Center celebrated the birthday of the jazz […]

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Coltrane Birthday Celebration Makes Welcomed Return For 2021

After a hiatus due to the pandemic, the John Coltrane Birthday Celebration returns to the Burchfield Penny Art Center September 24-25.  The celebration is presented by the Pappy Martin Legacy […]

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