The Outpost Jazz Performance Space

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

New Mexico Jazz Festival

 

2014 FESTIVAL DATES: 9th ANNUAL NEW MEXICO JAZZ FESTIVAL, JULY 11-27, 2014

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The New Mexico Jazz Festival is a collaborative project of the Outpost Performance Space, the Lensic, Santa Fe’s Performing Arts Center, and the Santa Fe Jazz Foundation, all 501(c)3 non profit organizations. The two week Festival takes place each year in the latter part of July and features local as well as world renowned artists and jazz masters while bringing together the two major New Mexico cities— Albuquerque and Santa Fe. The 2014 line-up includes NEA Jazz Master, Jack DeJohnette (with Ravi Coltrane & Matthew Garrison); Tootie Heath, Ethan Iverson, Ben Street Trio; Bumblebee's Jazz All-Stars w. Dick Hyman, Bucky Pizzarelli, Jay Leonhart, Randy Sandke & Lewis Nash; Omar Sosa; Arrested Development; Raul Midón; Claudia Villela; Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole; Film Screening: Bayou Maharajah: The Tragic Genius of James Booker; Route 66 Summerfest 2014, and more. This year's Route 66 Summerfest in Nob Hill takes place on July 19 and is once again a 3 day event with a concert at the Hiland Theater on Friday July 18 plus Jazz Brunches around Nob Hill on Sunday morning. See more details below!


Friday, July 11, 8pm
Claudia Villela Quartet
Outpost Performance Space
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Saturday, July 12, 1-4pm
Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole
Wagogo opens

Old Town Plaza
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Sunday, July 14, 2pm
Inpost Artspace Opening
Bluesology: Greg Tucker & Jeff Sipe
FREE
OutpostPerformance Space
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Sunday, July 13, 8pm
Tootie Heath, Ethan Iverson, Ben Street Trio
Outpost
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Thursday, July 17, 8pm
Film Screening. Bayou Maharajah: The Tragic Genius of James Booker. A film by Lily Keber
Panel Discussion with Henry Butler, Dave Marash & Mel Minter to follow
Outpost Performance Space
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Friday, July 18, 8pm (6:30pm VIP Reception)
Henry Butler, Steven Bernstein & the Hot 9
Hiland Theater (Albuquerque)
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Saturday, July 19, 2-10:30pm
Route 66 Summerfest in Nob Hill
Arrested Development
Raul Midón
20 bands on 3 stages
plus more more more....

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Sunday, July 20, 11am-1pm
Jazz Brunches in Nob Hill
Pat Malone Trio at Shade Tree Customs & Café; Bob Brown-Bill West Duo at Scalo Northern Italian Grill; Rodney Bowe & Reed Easterwood at Flying Star Café; Claudio Tolousse & Michael Anthony at Annapurna World Vegetarian Café; and Riverside Jass Trio at O'Niell's Pub 
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Sunday, July 20, 7:30pm
Bumble Bee's Jazz All Stars w. Dick Hyman, Bucky Pizzarelli, Jimmy Greene, Randy Sandke, Jay Leonhart & Lewis Nash
Lensic Performing Arts Center
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Tuesday, July 22, 6pm
Raul Midón
Opening: Cal Haines 5 play Ray Charles w. Glenn Kostur, Jim Ahrend, Bert Dalton, Colin Deuble & Cal Haines

Santa Fe Bandstand
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Wednesday & Thursday, July 23 & 24, 8pm
Omar Sosa's Quarteto AfroCubano
Outpost Performance Space
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Friday, July 25, 7:30pm
Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project with Lizz Wright, Gretchen Parlato, Tia Fuller,  Grace Kelly, Rachel Z and more
Lensic Performing Arts Center
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Saturday, July 26, 2pm
Meet the Artist:
A.B. Spellman  & NEA Jazz Master Jack DeJohnette

Lensic Performing Arts Center
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Saturday, July 26, 7:30pm
NEA Jazz Master Jack DeJohnette Trio with Ravi Coltrane & Matthew Garrison
Lensic Performing Arts Center
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Sunday, July 27, 2pm
Jazz & Poetry by New Mexico Luminaries of Music & Spoken Word
2014 Albuquerque Poet Laureate, Jessica Helen Lopez  Damien Flores, Carlos Contreras, V.B. Price, Lauren Camp and Don McIver with a special appearance by A.B. Spellman plus musicians, Asher Barreras, Kanoa Kaluhiwa, John Rangel
Outpost Performance Space
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The New Mexico Jazz Festival is happy to be working with Entertainment Cruise Productions (ECP) to help promote the inaugural sailing of The Signature Jazz Cruise on Seabourn, a 10 day luxury Mediterranean cruise from Monte Carlo to Barcelona from September 30-October 10, 2014. The cruise will feature Diana Krall and many more great jazz artists. When you book a cabin, be sure to mention the New Mexico Jazz Festival and you will receive a special rate and you will be benefitting the New Mexico Jazz Festival as well.  For more information, click on to www.signaturejazzcruise.com.