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 flugelhornist Ron Helman with drummer Jay Blea and bassist Dan Spanogle!
It's trombonist Chris Buckholz this week with drummer Douglas Cardwell and bassist Mark Tatum!
Lee Taylor treats us to some swinging tenor saxophone as only Lee can do, along with bassist Micky Patten and first-time-for-FHJ drummer Josh English!
This week it's flautist Bonnie Schmader along with bassist Rodney Bowe and drummer Will Hanley!
Filling in for cohort Jim is guitarist Dimi Disanti along with drummer John Bartlit, bassist Mike Olivola and saxophonist Kanoa Kaluhiweh!
Welcome back vocalist Tracey Whitney and first-time FHJ bassist Stephen Dewave along with our good friend, drummer Mo Roberts!
Saxophonist extraordinaire Glenn Kostur returns with first-time FHJ appearance of Mike Harris on drums and Santa Fe's Andy Zydrozny on bass!
Enjoy the inimitable Phil Arnold plus first-time FHJ drummer Kerry Pine (another jam-regular!) and one of the working-est bassists in town Colin Deuble!
FHJ hosts the unofficial kickoff of the swing dance weekend Oct 9-11, featuring 23 hours of swing dance music and 7 bands! More info at: http://abqjass.com/
Trumpeter Chief Sanchez is back at FHJ for more latin-jazz fun! Arnaldo Acosta on kit and Milo Jaramillo on bass! Watch out!
Welcome back Santa Fe trombonist Ben Finberg, this time with drummer Douglas Cardwell and bassist John Blackburn!
Get ready for the energetic vocals of Mike Herndon! Add to the some bass by Artha Meadors and drummer Mo Roberts and you've got a full house!
Enjoy the jazz flute sounds of Lisa Nichols with bassist Micky Patten and drummer Wil Hanley! PLEASE NOTE THE TIME CHANGE: from now on it will be 5:30 Jam and 6:30 featured quartet!
Recipient of NM Music Award's Lifetime Achievement award, guitarist Mike Anthony will be featured with drummer Mo Roberts and bassist Mike Olivola!
There will be a VERY IMPORTANT MEETING held at 6pm at Monte Vista Fire Station in place of the jam. The regular jam will resume the following week on Sept. 10. All of you who care about the future of this series and this community are urged to attend!