The Outpost Jazz Performance Space

Albuquerque's Non-Profit, Member-Supported, Community-Based Performing Arts Center

The Outpost Blog

Coming Up and Year End Appeal: Season’s Pleadings!

It's been a terrific fall season at Outpost with everything from Baird Hersey and Prana to Rudresh Mahanthappa, Bert Dalton, Jim Kweskin & Geoff Muldaur, Tootie Heath, Claudia Villela & Vitor Gonçalves, Helen Sung, Outpost Adult and Youth Jazz & Latin Music Classes, etc etc! And coming right up it's ABQ WOW (Women of the World) Poetry Slam Championships; Michael Anthony-Paul Gonzales Project; Claudio Tolousse; Shout Out: We The People w. Idris Goodwin, Hakim Bellamy, Michelle Otero and Dahlak; Trinidadan trumpeter, Etienne Charles' Creole Christmas; the Moroccan duo of AZA with Brahim Fribgane, and more! Plus we're also planning a great Spring 2017 season for you! Highlights include...  Read More »

Education Spotlight

JAZZ & LATIN MUSIC CLASSES FOR YOUTH & ADULTS: BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 12

All classes are taught by the Outpost team comprising saxophonist, Kanoa Kaluhiwa; drummer, Sharon Eldridge; percussionist/trombonist, César Bauvallet; and the most recent addition to our teaching staff, pianist, Jim Ahrend. Outpost programs aim to build positive attitudes, trust, teamwork, cooperation, confidence, compassion, and a sense of humor—everything you could ever want from music.  Read More »