I’ve listed as much information as I could obtain about acoustic music jams in The Land of Enchantment.  You can view the jams by city, and if you find errors, or if you know of any jams to add, please email me.

It is always best to contact the jam leader to make sure all is correct.

 

 

 

 

City Type Contact Location
ABQ
The Muldawer’s Jug Band Jam
Third Sunday of the month
4 pm to 6 pm

Acoustic Jug Band Music

Join Judy and Michael Muldawer as they lead a fun jam playing music from the 20’s and 30’s.

Jugs – Washboards – Mandolins – Violins – Spoons – Kazoos, Guitars, etc.

 Questions?
Send an email!
B2B  Garden Brewery
Albuquerque
8338 Comanche, NE
ABQ
Megaband Old Time Appalachian Jam Second Sunday of the Month
4 pm to 6 pm

Contradance Tunes!

Fiddle, Banjo, Guitar, Mandolin

Contact Bruce  B2B Garden Brewery
Albuquerque
8338 Comanche, NE
ABQ
Fourth Sunday of the month
Albuquerque Folk Festival
Anything Goes Jam or Western Music Jam
4 pm to 6 pm
Join the fun – all acoustic instruments are welcome.  We never know what we’ll play until we start playing. Questions?
Send an email!
B2B Garden Brewery
Albuquerque
8338 Comanche, NE
ABQ
Folk Festival Sing Along
First Sunday of the Month
4 pm to 6 pm
Dan brings the songs and everyone sings (and plays acoustic instruments if they want) Contact Dan Matthews B2B Garden Brewery
Albuquerque
8338 Comanche, NE
ABQ
Western Music
Fifth Sunday of the month
4 pm to 6 pm
Western Music and Cowboy Songs.
Song Circle Format
Everyone gets a chance to call a song
Questions?
Send an email!
B2B  Garden Brewery
Albuquerque
8338 Comanche, NE
ABQ
Ukulele Jam
3rd Saturday of the month
4 pm to 5:30 pm
All Instruments Welcome
All Levels
Contact Ivy for More Information South Valley Library
3904 Isleta SW – ABQ
ABQ
2nd Saturday of each month
2pm to 4 pm
Cajun Music Jam
If you are interested in hearing or playing the French music of bayou Louisiana, come on by. (Note: this group plays old-style cajun music, not zydeco.)
Contact Brenda with your questions and for additional information. The Grille Restaurant
3300 San Mateo NE
B-2
ABQ – Get Off The Couch Beginner’s Bluegrass Jam
1st and 3rd Saturday –
1 to 3 pm
Bluegrass Only All Levels!
Email Laura Watt for More Info

Covenant Presbyterian Church

9315 Candelaria NE

ABQ
1st Saturday
12 noon to 2 pm
Celtic Only Contact Barbara Herrington for more information High and Dry Brewing – 529 Adams, SE
ABQ
1st and 3rd Saturday
3:00-4:30 pm
Acoustic Music
Celtic Heavy and Other Old Tunes
All Levels
Hosted Jam
(505) 899-2267
Email Jim Stapp
Heights Cumberland Presbyterian Church
8600 Academy, NE
Adult Education Wing
ABQ
Sunday 2 pm to 4 pm
No Knock – Open Bluegrass Jam
New Location Begins 6-11 

Email or phone Robert O’Malley

(856-912-1253) for Additional Information

377 Brewery
2077 Yale NE
ABQ
Thurs,
6-9:30
Celtic – quick paced jam led by Duke City Celi members Contact Harlow Pinson Hops Brewery Los Rancho Taproom – Outside Patio
7222 4th ST, NW
ABQ
Wednesday
5:45 pm to 7:45 pm
Celtic Music Session Bob Deaver is in charge  Singing Arrow Community Center (behind Sprouts Academy and Tramway)
13200 Wenonah SE
ABQ
2nd and 4th Saturdays
Noon to 2 pm
Celtic
Beginner’s VERY Slow Jam
All Instruments welcome!
Email Kip
for a song book
phone 505-980-7828
 Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center
ABQ
2nd and 4th Saturdays
Noon to 2 pm
Celtic
Beginner’s VERY Slow Jam
All Instruments welcome!
Email Kip
for a song book
phone 505-980-7828
 Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center
ABQ
Mon, 7:00 to 9:30 pm
Old Time Music – Appalachian fiddle and banjo music.
Led by Virginia Creepers Old Time Band
Jane Philips
Not For Beginners
Learn More Here:
Hosted Jam
Tractor Brewery
118 Tulane, SE
ABQ
Tuesdays, 7-9:30
Scottish Sherilyn Urban
or call
505-604-4631
North Valley
Private Home
ABQ
Acoustic Jam and Song Circle
Wednesdays
10 am – 12 noon
Open Acoustic Jam
All Instruments – all levels
North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center
Near Wyoming and Paseo NE
Room 7
Email for more information.
ABQ
Wednesday Afternoon
Beginning Ukulele Instruction
Ukulele Instruction Beginners Only
Contact Anne Withrow
4:30 -6:30 pm Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE (behind Dion’s Restaurant on Central)
ABQ
2nd and 4th Thurs, 6-9
Ukulele See Website Albuquerque Press Club
201 Highland Park Circle, SE
Aztec
1st and 3rd Saturdays
1-3 pm
Email for more information
Call Elaine (505) 326-7571
for location and information
Gallup
Friday Night
7-9pm
 Hootenany  Toni Neff
505-722-5017
Camille’s Sidewalk Cafe
306 South 2nd Street
Gallup, NM
Rio Rancho
Monday Night
Doors Open at 6:30
Western Music (505) 463-3169 Blue Grasshopper Brew Pub
4500 Arrowhead Ridge Dr, SE
Santa Fe
Tuesday
6-8 Bluegrass
8-9 – Anything Goes
Bluegrass from 6-8
Anything goes from 8-9
Bob Fisher
Email
Sage Inn
725 Cerrillos Road
(Don Diego x Cerrillos Roads)
Santa Fe
NM Folkmads
1st and 3rd Wednesdays
6:30-8:30 pm
Santa Fe Megaband
Contradance Tunes
Contact Vinnie with questions Saint John’s College
Music Room
Santa Fe
Second Sunday of the Month
Bluegrass and Bagels
Open Jam
10 am to noon
Contact via email Greg Neal
for more information
(505) 577-7004
Bagels and coffee provided by Boultawn’s Bagelry, Café and Gallery Community Room at the Railyard Park in Santa Fe
Behind Site Santa Fe
Santa Fe
Every Tuesday of the Month
Klezmer Music Jam
235 B Rosario
All musical styles and levels welcome
7 PM Contact Liv Orovich (603) 770-6070.
Santa Fe
Practice Varies
Santa Fe Dulcimer Ensemble welcomes other acoustic musicians.  An aspiring group of beginning and intermediate players performing in Santa Fe. Doug Conwell Different locations.  Contact 505-231-5802
Santa Fe
Alternate Thursdays
3:30-5:30 pm
Ukulele
Great Horny Toad Ukulele Club

See website for schedule and additional information

 

Contact Jack
call 650-464-7113
Socorro
Alternate Thursdays
Open Mike-everyone takes a turn performing  More Info at this link Capitol Bar
110 Plaza
575-835-1193
Socorro
Alternate Wednesdays
6:30-10
Zoom open mike
Everyone takes a turn performing
Jim Ruff
(575) 835-2929
For the link and date information, contact Jim Ruff.
Taos
Wed, 6:30 pm to 10 pm
First Beer free for Pickers
Acoustic Jam.  All Levels
Bluegrass, old-tyme, old country, Americana
Jacob Haggerty
(575) 770-6313
Burger Stand at Taos Ale House
401 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte
Taos, NM
(575) 770-6313