(This post has dated info. Please visit The New Mexico Jazz Workshop website for the most up to date information regarding Jazz in New Mexico and Albuquerque.)
Experience Jazz in the Land of Enchantment! For starters…for two weeks every year in July, there is an exiting event for all Jazz officinados. The New Mexico Jazz Festival features local musical artists as well as world famous artists and masters of Jazz. There are several venues in Albuquerque and Santa Fe, so be sure to check their Festival website for the most up to date information.
The Festival is a collaboration between the Outpost Performance Space, the Lensic Performing Arts Center and the Santa Fe Jazz Foundation.
Plan to visit New Mexico for this enchanting event! Tickets will be available online soon.
Date: 7/16/09 – 7/26/09
Time: Most shows at 7:30pm
Address: Outpost Performance Space
Location: Albuquerque – Midtown/University, Santa Fe & Taos
Can’t wait until mid July? – No problemo! Albuquerque’s got JAZZ! We’ve got Salsa and the Blues too. All of it and and lots of it all.
The New Mexico Jazz Workshop has events from the end of May through August 28, featuring “Salsa Under the Stars”, “Jazz and Blues under the Stars”, the “2009 Womens Voices Festival” and various Jam Sessions. All events are located at the Albuquerque Museum Amphitheatre, and around the corner – on the rooftop of Seasons Rotisserie & Grill, both in Old Town. To purchase tickets call the NM Jazz Workshop at 505-255-9798. Visit nmjazz.org for all the event locations and details. Season passes, group discounts available. Tickets will be available online soon.
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