Events Calendar
September 2014
 
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30        
             
  next >>>
Submit Event
Members of the public are invited to submit event and/or PSA information to our calendar. Submissions are approved by our staff and moderators, and we can not guarantee that your information will be added to the website, nor can we guarantee that your information will be read on the air.
9th Annual New Mexico Jazz Festival: Cedirc Watson & Bijou Creole/Wagogo Opens 
General Event Information
Event Category:
Live Music: Jazz & Blues
Price:
Free!  
Dates and Times:
July 12, 1:00PM-4:00PM

The 9th Annual New Mexico Jszz Festival continues its tradition of presenting free concerts in Albuquerque's Old Town plaza, in partnership with the City of Albuquerque Cultural Services Department. One of the brightest young talents to emerge in Cajun, Creole and Zydeco (Louisiana French) music over the last decade, four-time Grammy-nominated fiddler, singer, accordionist & songwriter, Cedric Watson plays everything from forgotten Creole melodies and obscure Dennis McGee reels to more modern Cajun and Zydeco songs, as well as bluegrass fiddle and old string band tunes. Joining him is Desiree Champagne, frottoir, triangle; Kyle Gambino, saxophone; Ian Guidroz, bass; and Aaron Boudreaux, drums.

Opening the day at the Gazebo will be an Albuquerque favorite, Wagogo, which features a unique rhythmic cocktail of Chicano influences, Northern Mexico folk songs, calypso island grooves, and the spirit music of Zimbabwe.
Venue Information
Venue:
Old Town Gazebo  
Address:
Old Town Plaza  
City:
Albuquerque 
State:
NM 
Zip Code:
87102 
Country:
United States 
Telephone:
 
Venue Map:
 
Presenting Organization
Telephone:
505-268-0044
Email Address:
Designation:
not-for-profit