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.

Please note that Apple Mountain Jams will cease to exist beginning March, 2018.

City Type Contact Location
2nd Saturday
9 -10 am
Bluegrass SLOW Jam
Great opportunity to learn to play with others!
Learn to:
Manage Tempos, Focus on Playing Good Music, Play Breaks, Learn the Rules of Jamming.  Everyone gets a turn.
Gregg Daigle
email Gregg
Mennonite Church
1300 Girard NE|
$ 10-$ 20 Donation
2nd Saturday
11 am to noon
Mid-Morning Intermediate Bluegrass Jam
Great opportunity to learn to play with others!
Learn to:
Play in the singer’s key, performance tempos, and bluegrass fun.
Gregg Daigle
email Gregg
Mennonite Church
1300 Girard NE|
$ 10-$ 20 Donation
4th Sunday from 2-4
Old Time Appalacian Music Megaband Jam
Enjoy playing and learning music played at contra dances.
email Bruce Winning Coffee 111 Harvard SE
Sun, 2-5
Acoustic – circle format.  Everyone gets a turn. All Levels!  Everyone welcome. Covenant Presbyterian Church
9315 Candelaria, NE
email Bob Prewitt
1st and 3rd Saturday
4:00-5:30 pm
Acoustic Music Elizabeth Runyan
All Levels
Hosted Jam
(505) 897-3199
Heights Cumberland Presbyterian Church
8600 Academy, NE
Adult Education Wing
Tues, 7:30-10pm
Bluegrass and Country
Intermediate to Advanced
Email Lynn for more information Albuquerque Press Club
201 Highland Park Circle, SE
Thurs, 7-9
Celtic John Conoboy Joliesse Dessert Restaurant & Coffee Shop
6855 4th NW Suite C1-B – Bring a chair
2nd and 4th Mondays
Ceilidh at the Crossroads with
The Singing Pilgrims
6361 Riverside Plaza Lane NW (Near Coors and Montano) The Blue Grasshopper
Begins March 13, 2017
email Jeanne
3rd Saturday
2-4 pm
Celtic If you know more about the new location, please let me know.
Mon, 7:30-10
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
5:00 to 6:30 (usually)
Hosted Ukulele Jam
We learn, play and sing!
Email each month for songs Location and Times Vary.  Email for information
Tuesdays, 7-9:30
Scottish Sherilyn Urban
or call
North Valley
Private Home
Duke CIty Ukes – ABQ
Two Each Month
Duke City Ukes Ukulele
Hosted Ukulele Jam – Beginner,
Intermediate and Advanced
We play and sing and learn!
Juan Tabo Library, Erna Ferguson Library – Dates Vary.
Email for link to songs to learn and play Email for locations, times and dates
Monday Evening Ukulele
6:30-8:30 pm
But NOT the 2nd Monday!
ABQ Strummers
Contact Albuquerque Strummers for details and/or more information
All Levels.  All  Instruments Welcome – Ukuleles ENCOURAGED! Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center
501 Elizabeth, SE (South E of Costco on Eubank)
Saturday Morning
Road Runner Strummers
Contact Phyllis Ryan for details and/or more information
Regulars (10-11:30)
Beginners (11:30-?)
Highland Senior Center
131 Monroe NE (behind Dion’s Restaurant on Central)
2nd and 4th Thurs, 6-9
Ukulele See Website Albuquerque Press Club
201 Highland Park Circle, SE
Sun, 1-4
Bluegrass Mike Bremer
Methodist Church Hall
827 Spruce St
Friday Night
 Hootenany  Toni Neff
Camille’s Sidewalk Cafe
306 South 2nd Street
Gallup, NM
Los Alamos
3rd Saturday, 10-noon
All Acoustic Instruments Email for more information. 200 DP Road
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
Tues, 6-8
New Location effective 3-1-16
Bluegrass Dave Dillman or Bob MacFarlane
Derailed at the Sage
725 Cerillos Rd
Santa Fe
Second Sunday of the Month
Monthly Acoustic Jam
Book Mountain Book Store
2101 Cerillos Road (at Apache)
Bring a chair if you can!
All musical styles and levels welcome
Starts at 1 and continues to 3:30. Contact Char at (505) 988-1624.
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
Friday, 6-9
Open Mike-everyone takes some turns performing  Jim Rupp
Sofia’s Kitchen and Burrito Thyme
105 Bullock Street
Alternate Wed  6:30-10
Open Mike -everyone takes some turns performing Jim Rupp
(575) 835-2929
Twisted Chile
115 Abeyta Street W
Last Thurs, 7-9
Acoustic Jam Jim Rupp
(575) 838-0650
Socorro Springs Brewing Company
1012 N. Califronia St
Wed, 6:30-9
Acoustic Jam, Bluegrass, Old Time Billy Stewart
(575) 779-3390
Eskes Brew Pub
106 Des Georges Lane
(505) 758-1517