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Mesilla Valley Jazz & Blues Society - Just Friends Quintet 
General Event Information
Event Category:
Live Music: Jazz & Blues
Price:
$5 for members, $8 for non-members, and $1 for students with ID  
Dates and Times:
February 16, 7:00PM-9:00PM
The monthly concert series sponsored by the Mesilla Valley Jazz & Blues Society will feature the "Just Friends Quintet." It will be a special night becausetwo players in the band will be receiving the "Bob Burns Jazz Scholarship" for the 2013-2014 school year: brothers Andres Hernandez and Adriel Hernandez. The scholarship is one of the main foundations of the MVJBS, to perpetuate the Society's advocacy and support for students interest to present Jazz & Blues.
The "Just Friends Quintet" has been together for 2 years now and the players are: Emilio Vargas, Alto and Tenor Sax; Dwight Goetz, Trumpet; Andres Hernandez, Guitar; Adriel Hernandez, Bass; and Andrew Anaya on Drums.
They have performed at such events/venues as: weddings, Downtown Farmer's Market, The Trainyard, Music in the Park, Tough Enough to wear Pink events at the Pan American Center, Amaro Winery, Mimbres Winery, The Bean, and the Zane Bennett Contemporary Gallery in Santa Fe. "Just Friends" plays anything from straight ahead Jazz (swing, bebop, etc.) to Blues and Contemporary Jazz & more.
Venue Information
Venue:
First Christian Church  
Address:
1809 El Paseo Rd.  
City:
Las Cruces 
State:
NM 
Zip Code:
88001 
Country:
United States 
Telephone:
 
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Presenting Organization
Telephone:
575-525-9333