Santa Fe Performance Exchange
Bringing local and national musicians to Santa Fe venues

Performance Archive

Wed., Dec. 21, 2011, 7:30 pm

Chuscales at San Miguel Mission»

A native of Antequera, Spain, Chuscales grew up in a traditional gypsy family well known for its professional musicians and dancers.

Fri., Nov. 25, 2011, 7:30 pm

Soul Kitchen with Hillary Smith»

The Santa Fe Performance Exchange is pleased to present Hillary Smith and Soul Kitchen at the Legal Tender in Lamy, NM. This historic venue still has one of the best dance floors around. Santa Fe Brewing Company microbrews will be available as well as the creative cuisine of the Dining Car Crew.

Tue., Nov. 15, 2011, 7:30 pm

Marc Black and Jono Manson»

Marc Black has a powerful fingerstyle technique on his Guild D40, a voice that’s blues tinged and reminiscent of Tim Hardin, and a way of making audiences more than comfortable with a disarming, insightful humor.

Thu., Nov. 3, 2011, 7:30 pm

Tommy and Saundra O’Sullivan»

Tommy O’Sullivan, acclaimed as “one of the great contemporary folk voices of Ireland”, has remained one of the hidden treasures of traditional Irish music for many years.

Fri., Oct. 28, 2011, 7:30 pm

Catfish Hodge»

Catfish has been called an “American folk blues hero” and has been a mainstay on the American Blues music scene for three decades now! He has twenty four albums to his credit, comprised almost totally of original material.

Sat., Oct. 8, 2011, 7:30 pm

Jen Chapin Trio»

Jen Chapin’s music is urban folk soul – story songs that search for community and shared meaning, powered by the funk and improvisation of the city. Critics have hailed her work as “brilliant… soulfully poetic” (NPR), “thoughtful… worth-savoring” (People), “addictive” (Boston Globe), “smart, observant, lyrically deft, politically aware and emotionally intuitive” (Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel).

Fri., Oct. 7, 2011, 7 pm

Forest Sun and Ingrid Serban»

San Francisco Bay Area troubadour Forest Sun has regaled audiences around the globe with his wealth of songs and stories, all sung and told with back porch ease and bonhomie.

Wed., Oct. 5, 2011, 7:30 pm

Corinne West/Kelly Joe Phelps Duo»

Performing alongside Corinne on a series of CD release shows for her most recent record ‘The Promise’, Kelly Joe discovered that he’d met a true musical partner, and she the same. The next thought was simultaneous and obvious – forge their respective solo careers into one as a duo.

Sun., Oct. 2, 2011, 7:30 pm

Milk Drive»

Fingers flying at breathtaking speed, original tunes that feel familiar at first but go beyond extraordinary, songs with themes universal but unique, heart and brains behind dynamic performances: it’s an uncompromising musical journey.

Sat., Oct. 1, 2011, 7:30 pm

Girls from Mars»

Out-of-This-World Swing Music! Girls from Mars capture the essence of a music that was born in smoky bars in the 1930’s. True to that tradition, their intuitive harmonies are a joyous remembrance of the swing era.