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 vocalist Allison Davis along with drummer Douglas Cardwell and bassist Micky Patten!
Welcome saxophonist Kanoa Kaluhiweh (from May's feature, the "Chick Corea Flura Purim Project")!!! First-time FHJ-er Diego Arencon on drums and Colin Deuble on bass.
Guitarist Vic Romanelli will be joined by Mo Roberts on drums and John Blackburn on bass! (Watch out...including Cohort Jim that makes THREE ex-NY-ers! Fughetaboudit!)
The amazing guitarist Dimi Disanti will be filling in for Cohort Jim this week, along with bassist Milo Jaramillo, drummer Mark Clark and trumpeter Paul Gonzales! Yay!
Welcome back guitarist Lewis Winn (from "Alpha Cats")! Just for spice, add in first-time-FHJ-er Andy Poling on drums and Dan Spanogle on bass!
Welcome jam-session regular Kirk Landin with Santa Fe rhythm-players John Trentacosta on drums and Andy Zydrozny on bass!
It doesn't get better than saxophonist Glenn Kostur along with Milo Jaramillo on bass and Kevin Whitcombe on drums!
A very familiar face at FHJ, this week enjoy more vocals from our own Marietta Benevento as she is joined by bassist Micky Patten and drummer Cal Haines!
You may have heard Tony Lujan at our second birthday party on May 14. He will be our feature this day along with Colin Deuble on bass and Arnaldo Acosta on drums! Rumor has it saxophonist Lee Taylor will also be making an appearance!
Covering material from Chick Corea/Flora Purim Return to Forever/Light as a Feather, this project features vocalist Jackie Zamora, bassist Colin Deuble, drummer Cal Haines, saxophonist Kanoa Kaluiweh and FHJ's own Jim Ahrend on keys. Come enjoy fusion/brazilian jazz seldom heard live!
For the second time this month a very swinging trombonist! Phil Arnold will be joined by bassist Mike Olivola and drummer John Bartlit!
It's a TWO HOUR JAM with drummer Mo Roberts and bassist Milo Jaramillo and as many jammers as we can fit into 2 hours! Help us celebrate another milestone in the life of this little community experiment! Munchies and cake too!
Enjoy UNM professor trombonist Chris Buckholz swinging along with NM Philharmonic Principal Timpanist Douglas Cardwell on the jazz kit, and Grandma's music owner Micky Patten on double-bass!