Faith, Hope and Jazz! is a weekly experiment in jazz worship and community experience, sponsored by Monte Vista Church. We meet each week 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.
On the first Thursday of each month, there is an Open Jam which starts at 6pm, one hour prior to the regular FHJ experience. More...
We're spreading our wings with an all-star frontline: saxophonist Glenn Kostur, trombonist Chris Buckholz, and trumpeter Paul Gonzales! Bassist Maren Hatch will be laying the foundation while drummer Arnaldo Acosta keeps it swinging. This is what we call Christmas cheer!
Come enjoy standards and songs of the season as sung by vocalist Marietta Benevento, along with bassist Milo Jaramillo and drummer John Bartlit! Ho ho ho!
Rhythm section includes bassist Mike Olivola and drummer Mo Roberts!Two hours, 6-8pm!
That's right, trumpeter BOBBY SHEW will be joining us along with bassist John Blackburn and Santa Fe drummer Cal Haines for a most-memorable set!
While Cohort Jim plays hookey, c'mon down for a change of pace while guitarist Dimi Disanti hosts this week! Band also features Lee Taylor on sax, Mo Roberts on drums and Milo Jaramillo on bass!
Just to mix it up we've got Santa Fe drummer Mark Clark and also from Santa Fe bassist Andy Zydrozny! Players and singers WELCOME!
Tenor saxophonist Glenn Kostur (director of UNM jazz studies and of the AJO ) will rock us along with bassist Marin Hatch and drummer Mo Roberts!
Enjoy the trumpet sounds of KUNM disc jockey Paul Gonzales as he throws down with bassist Colin Deuble and drummer Stu Sacco!
Back as a featured singer we'll enjoy Carla Van Blake this week, along with bassist Milo Jaramillo and drummer Kevin Whitcombe!
This week it's the swinging tenor sax of Lee Taylor along with John Bartlit on drums and Micky Patten on bass!
Another first-Thursday 2-hour jazz jam! Start time is an hour early at 6pm! Rhythm section includes drummer Douglas Cardwell and bassist Mike Olivola.
Of Albuquerque's own talented recording artist Ryan Montano! Also Arnaldo Acosta on drums and Micky Patten on bass.