Music & Events

Thank you for celebrating 100 Years of recorded jazz with us!


JazzErie would like to thank everyone who supported and helped us celebrate 100 years of recorded jazz this season!  We had a great year and were able to bring some of the top artists and lecturers into Erie to give an all encompassing picture of where recorded jazz started and what direction it is going in the future! 

Here is a recap of our great year....


-Presentation by Mark Gridley on the history of recorded jazz

-"Celebrating Swing" with Long's School of Dance and the Presque Isle Jazz Orchestra

-JazzErie's Next Generation Concert-- Buffalo clarinetist Sal Andolina featured artist

-JazzErie's Jazz & Blues Walk

-Thumbscrew, with Mary Halvorson, Michael Formanek, and Tomas Fujiwara

-WQLN Sounds Around Town Concert--Recreation of "Jazz at the Philharmonic" concert, with regional musicians

-Singer Vanessa Rubin and saxophonist Don Braden

-Erie Philharmonic Pops Orchestra, celebrates jazz featuring jazz great Chris Brubeck

-Bobby Selvaggio's Red Rhinoceros


We couldn't have put together such a great year, with such great events, without your help and support!  Keep checking back into our webpage for updates and event dates as we put together next year's season of great performances! 

Once again thank you for your support and happy holidays!


-Stay warm

December 5, 2017