NM Jazz Workshop kicks off 32nd summer concert series

Albuquerque, NM (KKOB) — New Mexico Jazz Workshop has announced its return for the 32nd summer concert series “Music Under the Stars.” In Partnership with New Mexico Arts, Albuquerque Museum, the City of Albuquerque, and Melloy Nissan, the New Mexico Jazz Workshop has gathered some of the leading musicians to play in a 16-night concert series beginning June 9 and running through September 18. All shows will be held at the Albuquerque Museum Amphitheater from 7-10 p.m. 

Music under the Stars has become a cherished tradition among music lovers. Each year, the concert series showcases a diverse lineup of local, national, and international artists, providing a platform to celebrate the artistry and cultural significance of all forms of music.

This year’s program promises to captivate audiences with an exceptional roster of talented musicians, representing a wide range of styles and influences. Audiences can look forward to an eclectic mix featuring swing, Latin, blues, funk fusion, and more. 

“We are delighted to bring the 32nd edition of Music under the Stars to the community,” said Mia Maes, New Mexico Jazz Workshop Executive Director. “This annual event serves as a celebration of all types of music, bringing together talented musicians and passionate listeners. We invite everyone to join us for a series of remarkable evenings filled with extraordinary performances and the sheer joy of live music.”

In addition to the captivating musical performances, Music under the Stars also aims to foster a sense of community and appreciation for jazz. The New Mexico Jazz Workshop will host educational workshops, interactive sessions, and other activities designed to engage and inspire aspiring musicians, music lovers, and individuals of all ages who wish to deepen their understanding of this influential art form.

The New Mexico Jazz Workshop encourages everyone to mark their calendars for this spectacular event. Additional information about the concert series, including the complete lineup and ticketing details, can be found here.