The Launchpad in Albuquerque welcomes Latin trailblazers Lido Pimienta and Y La Bamba, Tuesday, March 15, 2022, at 8 p.m. Lido Pimienta is a Colombian born, Toronto-based interdisciplinary artist/curator and musician. Her work explores the politics of gender, race, motherhood, identity and the construct of the Canadian landscape in the Latin American Diaspora and vernacular. Her collaborations with artists in Canada and around the world have made her one of the most prolific lyricist and improv virtuosos of her generation. Y La Bamba is an eclectic indie folk pop band from Portland, Oregon lead by Luz Elena Mendoza, a first-generation Mexican American who sings in both English and Spanish. Tickets are $22 in advance, $25 at the door. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit the website, or call 505-764-8887.
Live, on the Tumbleroot patio, DJ Pygar mixes intergalactic tunes from all over the multiverse, every Friday from 6-9 p.m. Teaser and pleaser, guaranteed surprises and maybe some classics. Definitely a hip shaker. Be there and get your groove on!
The Lensic Performing Arts Center presents Judy Collins, with special guest Germán López, Monday, March 7, 2022, 7:30 p.m. Judy Collins has long inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. In the 1960s, she evoked both the idealism and steely determination of a generation united against social and environmental injustices. Five decades later, her luminescent presence shines brightly as new generations bask in the glow of her iconic 55-album body of work, and heed … Read More
The Santa Fe Symphony welcomes Gold Medal Global Music Award winner Mary Elizabeth Bowden to the Lensic Performing Arts Center, Sunday, January 16, 2022, 4 p.m. The Santa Fe Symphony is proud to partner with seven orchestras and universities across the U.S. to co-commission JUNO Award-winning composer Vivian Fung and her Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra, written for Bowden. Vivian is the first North American female composer to write for a female trumpet soloist. Also included in the program are Mikhail Glinka’s … Read More