The Outpost Jazz Performance Space

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

The Outpost Blog

Win a Trip for Two to New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival: April 2017

Get your raffle tickets now and enter to win a "Trip for Two to New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival: April 2017" (includes Airfare, Hotel, Festival Passes (one weekend)($3500 value). Only 1000 tickets will be sold so your chances are very good to win this amazing prize! Drawing will be held at the 4th Annual Outpost Gala Fundraiser featuring Taj Mahal Trio, Albuquerque Museum, May 27, 2016 (approx. 9:30pm). Need not be present to win. Winner notified by phone or email. Read More »

Spring Season 2016 In Full Swing!

Aaah, spring! Warmer temps, longer days, mistral winds, what could be better?! The Outpost Spring Season of course! We are excited! We've already started the season with three sold out shows (Helen Sung Quartet, Wildewood & Merlettes, and Catherine Russell) and we look forward to a whole lot more! As always, there's something for everyone this season. It's the season of the piano ... Read More »

Education Spotlight


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 »