Faith, Hope and Jazz! is a weekly experiment in jazz worship and community experience, sponsored by Monte Vista Church. Starting January 9 2014, FHJ will be held at Monte Vista Fire Station on Central Ave., Nob Hill [map/directions], every Thursday at 7pm, and features a different jazz quartet each week, from some of Albuquerque's finest jazz musicians.
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WEEKLY JAZZ JAMS AT 6PM!!!
REGULAR FEATURED ARTISTS
Welcome back Santa Fe area flugelhorn player Ron Helman, along with drummer John Bartlit and bassist Maren Hatch!
We welcome guitarist and jam session regular Bill West to FHJ, along with drummer Jay Blea and bassist Rodney Bowe!
Enjoy KUNM DJ and trumpeter Paul Gonzales along with local legendary drummer Pete Amahl and the seasoned sounds of luthier/bassist Mike Olivola!
Welcome trumpeter and recording artist Ryan Montano, with Arnaldo Acosta on drums and Colin Deuble on bass!
FHJ welcomes UNM student alto-saxophonist Orlando Madrid! Joining him will be drummer Mo Roberts and bassist Mike Olivola.
Jim plays hookey this week! Sitting in the keyboard chair is one of Albuquerque's finest keyboardists Steve Figueroa! Rhythm section will include Milo Jaramillo on bass and Arnaldo Acosta on drums.
A new FHJ first-timer! Welcome jazz-vocalist Patti Littlefield! On drums will be Douglas Cardwell and on bass, Micky Patten! Also a special appearance by STEVE STUCKER of KOB who will be telling us about his non-profit organization which we will be sponsoring for the rest of March.
It's a 2-hour full-out jam starting at 6pm with drummer Cal Haines, bassist John Blackburn and keyboardist Jim Ahrend in the rhythm section! Calling all jazz artists!
Of returning saxophonist Aaron Lovato! Drummer Arnaldo Acosta an bassist Colin Deuble also on deck!
Back for a second year, with their traditional dixieland! Thursday is Shrove Tuesday at MVFS!
Show, "Respect Yourself", produced by Cathryn McGill, as part of Black History Month.
Welcome back saxophonist Lee Taylor along with drummer Kevin Whitcombe and bassist Milo Jaramillo!
A little something different this month: we'll have our regular first-Thursday jazz jam at 6pm, followed by trombonist Ben Finberg at 7pm! He'll be joined by drummer John Trentacosta, bassist Andy Zydrozny, after which we will continue the jam till 8pm!
Enjoy tasteful and inventive sounds of guitarist Reed Easterwood, drummer John Bartlit and bassist Mike Olivola!
Welcome tenor saxophonist Kirk Landin to FHJ! A regular at the first-Thursday jams, Kirk is featured this week with bassist Colin Deuble and drummer Mo Roberts.