JMay Productions

PO Box 1471

Amherst, NY 14226
(716) 481-5735


Ladies First - Schedule

Note: Events listed below are open to the public; private events are not listed.

Big Band & Combo


 All are public performances (Private performances are not listed) 





FRIDAY MARCH 1st   7:30 - 9:30  $15 presale   $20 day of show

             Andrews Sisters Tribute

             Niagara Regional Theater

             Ellicott Creek Playhouse  550 Ellicott Creek Road  Tonawanda 14150

             716-260-2319 or


SUNDAY APRIL 7, 2019  1-3pm  $20 - $25

                THE TRALF

                Vocalist Donna Kerr    Spoken Word Verneice Turner

                 Partial Proceeds to benefit Zonta Buffalo Club

                 Tickets at Tralf Box Office;  852-2860; on line

                  or any band member


FRIDAY  JUNE 22, 2019   5:00pm - 10:00pm  $ TBA 


               With the Buffalo Dolls


SUNDAY  August    TBA

                 Newman Center BBQ

                 Skinnersville Rd off Sweethome Rd UB North Campus


SATURDAY  October 19  6-10 pm  $TBA

                  Dance on a wood dance floor

                  VFW Post 416  18 East Spring St WIlliamsville 

                  Buffalo Dolls and the Ladies First Jazz Big Band


SUNDAY   November 3  1-4pm  $TBA

                 Veterans Day Dance 

                  Buffalo Dolls and Ladies First Jazz Big Band

                 VFW Post 416  18 East Spring St. Williamsville


SATURDAY  December 14  6-10   $TBA

                   Christmas Dance

                   VFW Post 416  18 East Spring St. Williamsville

                   Buffalo Dolls and Ladies First Jazz Big Band








JANUARY  2019 

               Friday January 25  8:00pm - 10:00pm    $ 

                        Ladies First Jazz 10 Piece With The Buffalo Dolls  

               MUSICAL FARE

               4380 Main St.  Ste 123;    Amherst NY  14226 



SUNDAY  FEBRUARY  10     $10     1-4pm  2019

                  VFW Post  416  18 East Spring St.  Williamsville  

                 Sweetheart Dance  with vocalist Donna Kerr


                 Doors open at 1pm  dance 2-4pm

SUNDAY DECEMBER 9   1:00 - 3:00 pm  with Buffalo Dolls  $20 - $25

                THE TRALF

                Honor Flight Fundraiser

                CHRISTMAS SHOW


WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 12  7:30 -9:30 with Buffalo Dolls $

                HOTEL HENRY  ( 444. Forest Ave Buffalo NY)

                CHRISTMAS SHOW

FRIDAY DECEMBER 21st  7:30 -9:30 with Buffalo Dolls  $      

         ********2nd date for HOTEL HENRY


SUNDAY  October 7, 2018  3-5pm    $DONATION

                 Akron First United Methodist Church 7 Church St. Akron, NY14001

                 Ladies First Jazz Big Band  

                Sponsored by Akron Music Studios, INC



SUNDAY NOVEMBER 4  $ 10         Time 1:00-5:00pm


                VFW POST  7 East Spring Street Williamsville NY 14221

                  Tickets available at and at the door



           Newman Center Annual BBQ Chicken Picnic/Basket Raffel  Noon -?

           495 Skinnersville Rd  (Off Sweethome)

           Amherst NY


          Ladies First Big Band 1:30 - 3:00pm



SATURDAY  JUNE 2, 2018  8-10pm    $25

        Ladies First 10 Piece Band playing TV and Movie Themes

         Musical Fare

         4380 Main St.  Ste 123;    Amherst NY  14226 



        SATURDAY  JUNE 9, 2018  6-10pm  

                              Doors open at 5pm  $30per person 

           DINNER DANCE            

           Central Terminal

            Ladies First Jazz Big Band   

            Ballroom and Beyond Tara Scime Dancers 

            In the Spirit of USO

            TICKETS AT

SUNDAY  MAY 20, 2018   3-5pm    $10

            Newman Center Big Band Dance

            Wood Dance Floor



             Ladies First Jazz Big Band 

                        Featuring vocalist Kathy Carr and 3 Singers from Matt's Music Vocal Team

            The Tralf      662 Main St Buffalo

            $20 pre-sale,  $25 day of show

             Partial proceeds to  Benefit Zonta Buffalo Club 

            Tickets available from Band Members, Matt's Music, Zonta Buffalo Club members and the Tralf box office. 



            Ladies First Jazz 5 piece Combo

            Montante Center Canisius College

            5-8pm    $   

SUNDAY  December 10    1-3pm - BIG BAND & BUFFALO DOLLS  $

              The Tralf

              662 Main St. Buffalo



FRIDAY  December 15 2017  $10-   BIG BAND XMAS DANCE

                WOOD DANCE FLOOR
                2nd Annual Dance-Christmas songs and more

               Newman Center

              495 Skinnersville Rd; (Off Sweethome Rd.  Near UB North Campus)

              50/50 for Charity of Newman Center's Choice.


WEDNESDAY JULY 26   5-5:45 pm  $  -  Quartet

                BUFFALO PLACE- Main St. Buffalo

                Ladies First Jazz Quartet

                Part of the week long Historic Colored Musicians Club Centennial Celebration


THURSDAY JULY 27  noon - 1pm - BIG BAND

               Akron Gazebo Akron NY

               Outdoors Free


SATURDAY August 12     5-7pm -    Quintet

             Church of the Advent

             54 Delaware Rd Kenmore NY 14217

            Food Truck event


SUNDAY  August 13    12:30 - 2:30 -   BIG BAND

              Newman Center

              495 Skinnersville Rd; (Off Sweethome Rd.  Near UB North Campus)

              Annual Chicken BBQ (Basket rafflle


WEDNESDAY JULY 12th   6-9pm  $5   -  Quintet

                Buffalo Central Terminal

                495 Paderewski Dr, Buffalo, NY 14212


COMBO:  Saturday April 15  8:00 - 10:00pm  $7

                Pausa Art House -allentown, Buffalo NY


SATURDAY MAY 6th  7:30 - 9:00pm

                Elma NY

               Annunciation  Church  (Clinton St.)

                Ladies First Jazz 10 Piece Big Band



FRIDAY  March 31st 2017   7:30-9:00pm  $10

               Ciminelli Recital Hall

               Buffalo State SUNY

               Rockwell Hall 

               1300 Elmwood Ave.

               Buffalo NY 14222

               Tickets Rockwell Hall Box Office 716-878-3005 or 


                Ladies First Jazz Big Band


SATURDAY  March 4th      7:00- 7:45pm 

                Kleinhans Music Hall- Mary Seaton Room

                Ladies First Jazz Big Band with The Buffalo Dolls

                pre-concert performance

                Denzal Sinclaire The Unforgettable Nat King Cole

                Box office 716-885-5000


SUNDAY  March 12th   1:00 - 3:00pm  $20 presale ($25 day of show)

                The Tralf                

                622 Main Street

                Buffalo NY 14202  Box office 852-2860 or 

                15th Annual Women's History Month Concert

                Featuring:  The Ladies First Jazz Big Band 

                                    Spoken Word: Verniece Turner


Tuesday, June 21st: 6-9pm

           The Colored Musicians Club
            145 Broadway  Buffalo, Ny 14202 

            >Make Music Day - a live, free musical celebration on the

               longest day of the year, with concerts on streets, sidewalks,

               and parks across the city.

               Ladies First Jazz 10 piece 


Monday, June 13th: 6-9

              Old Man River

              375 Niagara St. Tonawanda NY 14150 / 716-693-5558

               >Ladies First Jazz Quintet


Saturday, June 25th: 11-noon

               Dunkirk Fee Library (A Young Audiences Event) 

               536 Central Ave.  Dunkirk NY 14048

               >Ladies First Jazz Quintet 



               Wednesday, June 29: 5-8pm

               Canterbury Woods

               >Gala Event with the Ladies FIrst Jazz Big Band PRIVATE


Monday, July 25th: 6-9

                 Old Man River

                  375 Niagara St. Tonawanda NY 14150/ 716-693-5558

                  >Ladies First Jazz Quintet 


Saturday, August 13th: 5-7 ($10-Music and BBQ Dinner)

                  Church of the Advent

                  54 Delaware Road, Kenmore NY 14217 / 716-876-6504

                  >Ladies First Jazz Quintet


Sunday, August 14th: 2016

                   The Newman Center

                    495 Skinnersville Rd, Amherst NY 14228 / 716-636-7495

                    >Ladies First Jazz Big Band  DTBA 


Wednesday, August 17th: 7-9 2016

                    Canalside Downtown Buffalo

                     Ladies First Jazz Quintet with Ballroom & Beyond Dance Instructor


Saturday, August 27th: 5-7pm 2016

Lewiston Jazz Festival - Rising Star stage

Center St, Lewiston NY 

> Ladies First Jazz Big Band


Saturday March 5th: 1-3pm 2016

             The Tralf Music Hall

             622 Main St. Buffalo NY 716-852-2860

             >Ladies First Jazz Big Band with the Buffalo Dolls & Verniece Turner


Friday December 16: 7-9 pm 2016 $10

            Christmas Dance

            The Newman Center

            495 Skinnersville Road

            Amherst NY (Near UB off of Sweethome Road)





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