New Mexico Jazz Workshop celebrates 40 years

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – They’re celebrating four decades of jazz and the conclusion is a concert of epic proportion.

The New Mexico Jazz Workshop, a concert that has been created this season to conclude the “Under the Stars” Summer Series, is hosting 20 of New Mexico’s finest jazz, blues, R&B and salsa singers. Singers will appear on the stage for the first time together at the Albuquerque Museum Amphitheater.

Curator of Women’s Voices Concert, Emerson Corley, and NM Jazz Workshop Executive Director, Vicki Dugger, joined KRQE’s This Morning team to discuss the finale. Watch above.

Saturday, August 13, the amphitheater will be filled with an impressive lineup and the singers will be backed by an amazing nine piece band.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

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