The Outpost Jazz Performance Space

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

The Outpost Blog

Outpost Summer Season Coming Right Up!

Wow-- the Outpost spring season came to a lovely close with the wonderful 5th Annual Gala Fundraiser at the Albuquerque Museum! What a great way to end a great season! From the generous support of all of our sponsors of the Gala, to all who attended the Gala and concert, to all who donated items for the silent auction, to everyone who bought raffle tickets, to our hard working volunteer crew, our partners at Slate Street and the Museum, and of course the fantastic and memorable concert by the amazing Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton! Thank you to all for making it another great Gala! ...And now, on to the Summer Season!! We have so much planned for you! First, there's a special between season concert on Father's Day, Sunday, June 18 by the viruosic and swingin' Django Festival Allstars at Outpost! Then, it's the 22nd Annual Summer Thursday Jazz Nights series beginning ... Read More »

Education Spotlight


All classes are taught by the Outpost team comprising saxophonist, Kanoa Kaluhiwa; 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 »