The Northern New Mexico choral group Coro de Cámara presents Stormy Weather: The Life & Times of Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday & Sarah Vaughan, an evening of jazz inspired by famous chanteuses, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Paradiso. 

Rocker Melissa Etheridge plays the Isleta Resort & Casino in Albuquerque at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9; doors open for 21+ show at 7 p.m.

San Fermin has grown into a nine-piece indie-pop outfit with layers of percussion, brass, violin, and lead vocalists Allen Tate and Karlie Bruce. They’ll play Meow Wolf on Sunday, Nov. 10; doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert starts at 7:30 p.m. 

Hear Beethoven’s early, lighthearted Serenade for Flute, Violin, and Viola (Op. 25), Mozart’s late, autumnal Clarinet Quintet, and Sibelius’ autobiographical septet En Saga, as well as Zhou Tian’s 2015 Viaje (Journey) for flute and string quartet when Santa Fe Symphony plays at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 10 at St. Francis Auditorium. 

Judy Collins plays at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 3, at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque.

The Grammy-nominated artist, best known for his songwriting prowess and mastery of the hammered dulcimer, has a decades-long catalog rooted in traditional Appalachian music. He brings a sampling to the Lensic Performing Arts Center for a fundraiser Sunday, Oct. 27.

Flugelhornist Matheny is joined by Phoenix-based vocalist Holly Pyle and backed by Bert Dalton on piano, Andy Zadrozny on bass, and John Trentacosta on drums, for the Friday, Oct. 25, concert.

The OutBach Festival of [Mostly] Women’s Music's concerts begin at 7 p.m. and are held at San Miguel Chapel. The first, on Tuesday, Oct. 22, is A Love Supreme, with music by Clara Wieck, Robert Schumann, and Johannes Brahms.

At just 22, the guitarist-singer-songwriter Clementine Creevy has helmed Cherry Glazerr since she was 15. The melodic punk band is at Meow Wolf at 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23. 

“You think when you’ve played with someone for over 25 years that you would get used to it,” bassist Christian McBride says about the veteran jazz pianist Chick Corea. “But playing with Chick I never cease to be amazed, and I’m still starstruck.” McBride and drummer Brian Blade join Corea for a performance at the Lensic.

The Canadian icon has always been a politically engaged musician, focusing on First Nations and Native American issues, ecology, and anti-violence. She plays a fundraiser concert for Indigenous Solutions, Tewa Women United, and the Friendship.

    The Seventh Annual Albuquerque Film & Music Experience (AFMX) features appearances by two stars of the music world: Dave Grusin and Neil Giraldo. For a schedule of film screenings and tickets, visit or call 505-265-7866. 

    Piano and vocal recitals. Chamber works. Operas, new and historic. Symphonic pieces of all sizes. And some notable performers. Fall in Santa Fe brings with it the start of a new classical music season. This year, nine performance organizations within The City Different present a smorgasbord of offerings — from Bach and Beethoven to Philip Glass and George Gershwin. 

    Drummer Loren Bienvenu’s Tonic Backline Band plays its last two gigs on Friday, Aug. 30, and Saturday, Aug. 31, at Tonic, 103 E. Water Street. The culmination of the quartet’s summer house-band residency, these will be live recording sessions, featuring all original material. 

    Albuquerque’s Chatter ensemble is getting a jump start on celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth by performing one of his 16 string quartets each month, in the order of composition, from September through December 2020. The first concert is 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, at the Las Puertas Event Center, 1512 1st St. NW in Albuquerque. 

    The Santa Fe Traditional Music Festival, or TradFest, runs Friday through Sunday, Aug. 23 to 25, at Camp Stoney, near the edge of the Santa Fe National Forest. Now in its third consecutive year, headliners include Chris Jones and the Night Drivers, the South Carolina Broadcasters, and Cedric Watson.

    From 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 25, Felix y Los Gatos bring their Latin beats, blues, Tejano, outlaw country, and zydeco to Santa Fe Brewing Eldorado Taphouse.

    The world premiere of A Shattered Vessel for String Quintet by the American composer Richard Danielpour is a featured event in Music from Angel Fire’s opening-night concert at 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 16. 

    The legendary funkster George Clinton is on his final tour with Parliament-Funkadelic and appears at Taos Vortex before his imminent retirement. 

    For the Santa Fe Opera 2019 season, 42 apprentice singers get a chance to shine during the opera’s Apprentice Showcase Scenes on two days in August. The singers perform scenes from the SFO’s repertoire in the Crosby Theatre beginning at 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11 and Aug. 18. 

    The final weekend of the 2019 Santa Fe Bandstand program on The Plaza begins Friday, Aug. 9, with a Native-music double-header. First up, from 6 to 7 p.m., is a mighty Native drum circle. Then Grammy-winning flutist Robert Mirabal has the stage for an hour and a half, beginning at 7:15. 

    The appropriately named FLUX Quartet performs world premieres of three string quartets during its Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival concert on Friday, Aug. 2. at 6 p.m. at St. Francis Auditorium, with a pre-performance talk by the composers at 5 p.m. 

    The Santa Fe Desert Chorale’s “In the Court of the Sun King” offers a cross section of sacred music by French Baroque-era composers, including the stellar figures Marc-Antoine Charpentier, François Couperin, and Jean-Philippe Rameau.  The next performances are 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4 (pre-concert talk 2:30 p.m.) and 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8 (pre-concert talk 6:30 p.m.) at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Chapel. 

    Stanley Clarke, the colorfully virtuosic bassist best known as a co-founder of the groundbreaking fusion band Return to Forever, is the final Santa Fe act of the 2019 New Mexico Jazz Festival, at the Lensic Performing Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 27.

    Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival hosts a free summertime Youth Concerts series at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 29, with Dvoˇrák Piano Quintet in A Major, Op. 81, and at 10 a.m. on Aug. 5 with selections by Bach and Schubert. Concerts are held at the New Mexico Museum of Art.