Is it the end of April already?! Wow, what a great month of music it’s been! And we close out the month with the fabulous Martha Redbone Roots Project, presented in partnership with AMP Concerts. This concert is Sold Out! Then, all those April showers brings us into the merry month of May which will be bursting with all kinds of music, spoken word and more, from pianist Aaron Goldberg to an Inpost Artspace Reception for the current Print Show, to the 25th Anniversary of the ABQ Grand Slam Poetry Slam Championship to 90th birthday celebrations for New Mexico’s own Arlen Asher and the great Sheila Jordan, plus the beautiful Persian music of Sourena Sefati and Kids and Teen shows!
Then, we start planning for an exciting summer season! It’s our 24th Annual Summer Thursday Jazz Nights, starting June 13 and running through mid August! Plus the 14th Annual NM Jazz Festival featuring an amazing line-up! Stanley Clarke Band; Kenny Barron-Dave Holland Trio; Joey Alexander; Dafnis Prieto’s Proverb Trio; Doug Lawrence New Organ Quartet; Cha Wa; The New Mexico Jazz Latino Orchestra with Frankie Vazquez; Aaron Diehl Quartet with Warren Wolf; Annual John Lewis Celebration and Youth Clinics; the NM Jazz Festival on Civic Plaza with Hillary Smith & hONEyhoUse, Leyla McCalla & Marcia Ball; Route 66 Summerfest Jazz Stage; and more more more! Tickets will go on sale soon and more details at newmexicojazzfestival.org
ALSO, we are pleased to announce the Second Annual Outpost CD/Vinyl Fair, which will take place November 16, 2019! Donations for the fair are now being accepted! Items must be in good condition and suitable for resale. Once received, donations will be processed and evaluated. Donors will receive a thank-you letter with an estimated value of the donation as well as a voucher (@ 10% of the estimated value) which may be used to purchase items at the fair. To arrange for delivery or pick up (in the case of large collections), please call Outpost at 505-268-0044 between 12:30 & 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday. All proceeds of the Fair will benefit the Outpost Performance Space!
We look forward to sharing the May flowers, sun, great music and more with you!