Music at merge

  • John Allen Trio
    Sat, October 25, 2014


    John Allen has played flute and saxophone for some of Buffalo’s premiere jazz and dance bands, including Atmosphere, Orchestra Bomplene with Wendell Rivera, and his own group The Allen Street Jazz Band, featuring Rose Bond. But John is probably best known for his spirited performances with The Outer Circle Orchestra, one of the most revered world music bands in Buffalo history. Mr. Allen is also an exceptional finger-style guitarist who performs in a wide variety of styles and settings. In his performances with The String Brothers, John displays his exceptional talents on all three of his chosen instruments.


  • Mark Filsinger Jazz Band
    Tue, October 28, 2014

    Every Tuesday, 7-9pm

    Mark Filsinger studied Jazz and music education at Eastman school of music and is currently an assistant professor of music at Buffalo State.  Mark collaborates with students and professionals alike, bringing a fresh, rich sound to merge's atmosphere every Tuesday and for special events.

  • Guitar jazz with female vocalists
    Wed, October 29, 2014

    Every Wednesday we host jazz featuring Jared Tinkerman on guitar and featured vocalists including Rebecca Short & Courtney Woods