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

Performance Archive

Fri., March 3, 2011, 7 pm

Le Chat Lunatique»

As unpredictable, fearless, and entertaining as their namesake, Le Chat Lunatique purveys an addictive genre they call “filthy, mangy jazz,” a signature sound that makes you want to smoke and drink too much—if only you could get off the dance floor.

Fri., March 11, 2011, 7 pm


Can the members of Girlyman read each other’s minds? Sometimes it seems so. Onstage they often finish one another’s sentences or burst into improvised three-part ditties so tight they seem rehearsed.

Sun., March 6, 2011, 7 pm

Jazz as Good as it Gets: Doug Lawrence, Dan Trudell, Peter Amahl»

Santa Fe Performance Exchange takes great honor in presenting three exceptional world class musicians coming together to perform – Doug Lawrence, Dan Trudell, and Pete Amahl. They have played with is a virtual Who’s Who of the musical world. From jazz to soul, rock to country, funk to twang these gentlemen do it all!

Sat., March 5, 2011, 7 pm

Donald Rubinstein»

Donald Rubinstein, composer, singer/songwriter, and multi-media artist, made his musical debut at age 25, composing the score to George A. Romero’s cult classic film Martin.

Thu., March 3, 2011, 7 pm

The Saddle Cats»

With a repertoire that draws from the rich tapestry of traditional American music, this four-piece ensemble embraces the worlds of swing, cowboy ballads, blues, Tin Pan Alley, honky-tonk, string band music, polka and just about any traditional style under the sun.

Sun., Feb. 27, 2011, 1 pm

Catfish Hodge, Jaime Michaels, Vince Bell»

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

Sat., Feb. 26, 2011, 7 pm

Hilary Smith and Soul Kitchen; E Christina Herr and The Wild Frontier»

Hillary Smith and Soul Kitchen With a deep soufulness rooted in the Gospel-driven churches of her youth, a classically trained vocal instrument that’s a natural wonder, and a God-given instict for swinging a lyric, vocalist Hillary Smith has been electrfying audiences across the United States for more than a quarter century. Along with her band of solidly…

Fri., Feb. 25, 2011, 7 pm

Lisa J. Carmen, Songwriters In the Round»

The Lisa J. Carman Band features all original Americana with flavors of blues,pop, country, and jazzy folk. Lisa, singer songwriter, producer, and teacher,is an independent artist and an independent soul.

Thu., Feb. 24, 2011, 7 pm

Bootleg Prophets and Welcome to Bohemia»

Mountain skylines and the passage of time mark the journey of the Bootleg Prophets, travelers of the great Southwest and the four corners of this country who desire nothing more than to peddle their wares as they march on.

Wed., Feb. 23, 2011, 7 pm

Nowhere Band»

No Sgt. Pepper costumes, no granny glasses or Liverpool accents – just the best music of our time, played with energy and love.