AMP Concerts presents southern Italian traditionalists Newpoli, at Chatter in Albuquerque, Tuesday, February 8, 2022, 7:30 p.m. With exciting interpretations of traditional and originals that draw deeply from one of the world’s lesser known music traditions, Newpoli is Italy’s next inspiring interpreter of southern Italy’s taranta tradition. The group stirs up a mesmerizing sound that melds traditional Italian folk music, Greek and Turkish Grooves, Mediterranean and Spanish colors, and a contemporary sensibility they call “Mediterranean Pulse—Ritmi della Terra.” Catered meals from M’tucci’s will be served at tables reserved for the evening, including a charcuterie board appetizer, choice of salad and main entrée, and a dessert. Tickets without dinner are $22 in advance, and $27 day of show. Concert and dinner ticket are $60 and must be purchased in advance. Please be aware that proof of vaccination or negative test is required for entrance. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the website, or call 505-886-1251.
The historic El Rey Theater presents alt-country band Drive-By Truckers, with indie songwriter Ryley Walker, Wednesday, February 9, 2022, 8 p.m. Boasting a mix of Southern pride, erudite lyrics, and a muscled, guitar-heavy attack, Drive-By Truckers became one of the most well-respected alternative country-rock acts of the 2000s. Led by frontman Patterson Hood and guitarist and tunesmith Mike Cooley, and featuring a rotating cast of Georgia and Alabama natives, the band celebrates the South while refusing to paint over its … Read More
Santa Fe Pro Musica presents the Cuarteto Casals, at St. Francis Auditorium, Saturday, February 19, 2022, 7 p.m. Honored as official Ambassadors of Catalunya and Spain, the award-winning Cuarteto Casals is the Ensemble-in-Residence at the Royal Conservatory of Music of the Hague and at the Palacio Real de Madrid, the official residence of the Spanish royal family. The program includes Haydn’s Quartet in A Major, Op. 20, No. 6; Beethoven’s Quartet in F Major, Op. 135; and Shostakovich’s’s Quartet No. … Read More
The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi hosts Choral Favorites by the Santa Fe Symphony Chorus, Sunday, February 27, 2022, 3 p.m. This second Choral Masterworks presentation of the 2021-2022 season presents an afternoon of choral favorites for the entire family, led by Choral Director Carmen Flórez-Mansi. No tickets are required, all ages are welcome. Doors open at 2:15 p.m. For more information, visit the website.