The Santa Fe Desert Chorale presents its Winter Festival with Nochebuena, at the Cristo Rey Catholic Church, December 18, 2021, 7:30 p.m. In this program, the Desert Chorale builds on its long-standing commitment to music by Hispanic composers. The rich tapestry of our New Mexico heritage informs this seasonal celebration with new works as well as beloved carols from Spanish and Anglo traditions. With performances in both Albuquerque and Santa Fe, this is a holiday tradition not to be missed! Tickets are $22-$100. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the website, or call 505-988-2282.
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. … Read More
Santa Fe Pro Musica presents the Borromeo String Quartet, at the Lensic Performing Arts Center, March 6, 2022, 3 p.m. Named after the picturesque Borromean Islands in Lake Maggiore in Northern Italy, this quartet is currently in residence at the New England Conservatory. Admired and sought after for its fresh interpretations, the ensemble has been hailed for its “edge-of-the-seat performances” (Boston Globe). The program includes Bartók’s Quintet in C Major for Piano and Strings, Sz. 23; Adolphus Hailstork’s Quartet No. … Read More
The Tumbleroot patio presents New Mexico’s own DJ Earway, every Saturday from 6-9 p.m. Earway serves up sets lusciously influenced by post punk, dark wave and sexy funk. Can you dig it?