The Jacobo Vega-Albela quintet is a group primarily dedicated to bringing life to modern jazz music written by its members. Made up of Adam Aronesty (Saxophone), Leon Hsu (Piano), Aaron Ouellette (Trumpet), Zach Walgren (Bass), and Jacobo Vega-Albela (drums), this group of friends and collaborators met during their time together at Eastman and gravitated toward each-other based on common musical interests and influences. The group
An unforgettable night and rare treat for Buffalo: two masters of Brazilian music, Tiago and Rogério Souza, alongside Stephen Guerra of Brazil 716, will perform scorching arrangements of choro, samba, and bossa influenced by American jazz. Tiago do Bandolim is one of the great revelations on bandolim (mandolin) and violão tenor (tenor guitar) in modern
Celebrating the release of “Revolution Blues” on Jazz Dimensions Records (JDRCD005) by the John Bacon Quintet John Bacon, Elliot Scozzaro, John Hasselback III, Jared Tinkham and Ed Croft will feature selections from the new recording including “Gumbo Necessity”, “Dedication Samba” and the entire “Revolution Blues Suite”.
The ensemble will be performing Jim’s new arrangements of popular standards and blues songs. The artistic concepts contributed by Marc Cousins and Abdul-Rahman Qadir, along with Janice’s creative interpretations give this unit its signature sound. Janice Mitchell spent most of her adult life in Los Angeles, where she partnered with singer, songwriter, producer, Eugene McDaniels .
Maria Sebastian is mostly known for her versatility. She regularly plays indie folk, alternative rock ('90s and modern), classic country / Americana, American songbook pop / jazz as well as her own original music as a singer/songwriter. She has released 8 CDs, is working on her ninth in 2022 (including vinyl), and has opened for dozens of
“The Hang” returns for an evening of their Jazz & R&B favorites, featuring:Alex McArthur (vocals) & John Aaron Troy (woodwinds). The two are joining forces, flanked by the whimsically capable stylings of Harry Graser (Nord) & Ryan Cavan (Drums), showcasing a refreshing evening of their vocal favorites, spanning the likes of Etta James to Cecile McLorin Salvant.A night not to be missed, we encourage
Critically acclaimed singer, songwriter, and violin/violist Mary Ramsey of the 10,000 Maniacs appears for a live performance at Jazz at Chandlerville that will explore jazz standards, gypsy jazz, the classical music repertoire as well as Mary Ramsey’s original compositions. The indie-rock world may know her as the vocalist for the post-Natalie incarnation of 10,000 Maniacs, but
To celebrate Wes Montgomery's 100th Centennial, JazzBuffalo, in partnership with Pausa Art House, is excited to present a special program, the Wes Montgomery: 100th Centennial Celebration. This extraordinary performance performed only once this year to an enthusiastic audience, will showcase the renowned guitarist Dave Hill, accompanied by Tony Zambito's Rust Belt Groove, as they perform
Founded in 2009 and hailed as "one of the foremost tango ensembles in the country," The Atlas Tango Project (formerly the Austin Piazzolla Quintet) specializes in the music of the late Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla as well as original nuevo tango compositions. Founded by James Anderson (violin), Atlas Tango has been performing to captivated audiences since 2009.