The Outpost Jazz Performance Space

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

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 on Thursday, June 22 and running through August 24! And of course, the 12th Annual New Mexico Jazz Festival! Pat Martino; Pharoah Sanders; Ravi Coltrane; Buika; Doug Lawrence w. NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Cobb Trio at the Albuqeurque Museum (in partnership with the NM Jazz Workshop); Jane Bunnett & Maqueque; Ambrose Akinmusire (John Lewis Celebration at the South Broadway Cultural Center); RenĂ© Marie (at the African American Performing Arts Center); Route 66 Summerfest featuring Los Lobos & much more!! Tickets are currently on sale for Pharoah Sanders & Buika at, as well as for Ambrose Akinmusire and RenĂ© Marie More on sale very soon!  ALSO this summer, as always, Outpost's Summer Jazz & Latin Music Classes for Youth & Adults! Starting June 12! More info on classes here; Inpost Artspace Exhibits; Roust the House Teen Nights; Outpost Rentals and More!  We look forward to seeing you soon and often this summer at Outpost and beyond!