This Week at the NM Jazz Fest: Cha Wa in Santa Fe & ABQ!; 6th Annual John Lewis Celebration with Aaron Diehl & Warren Wolf; John Lewis Youth Clinic; & Route 66 Summerfest!

What a great opening weekend it was for the 14th Annual NM Jazz Festival! Thanks to all who came out to Outpost, NHCC and ABQ Civic Plaza for all the fabulous music! This week, it’s New Orleans’ Mardi Gras Indian band, Cha Wa at St. John’s College Music on the Hill (7/17) and at Outpost (7/18); the 6th Annual John Lewis Celebration featuring three events: Aaron Diehl Quartet with Warren Wolf at SBCC (7/19), the John Lewis Youth Clinic (7/18) and a Film Screening of George Schuller’s The Modern Jazz Quartet: From Residency to Legacy at Outpost (7/21); PLUS Route 66 Summerfest (7/20) in Nob Hill featuring the NM Jazz Fest Stage (Central & Carlisle) with Horace Alexander Young’s Tribute to Nat King Cole, Paul Gonzales Quintet w. Doug Lawrence, George Schuller’s Circle Wide, AND the Albuquerque Jazz Orchestra with Hillary Smith! There will also be a NM Jazz Fest Youth Stage. Then on Sunday, it’s Edmar Castaneda at NHCC as well as an Inpost Artspace Reception for Edgar Sorrells Adewale. Check it all out here!

We look forward to seeing you and sharing all the great music &more with you!

The Outpost