Jazz Happening at the Rio Grande Theatre

october, 2022

01oct8:00 pm10:00 pmJazz Happening at the Rio Grande Theatre


Event Details

Mesilla Valley Jazz and Blues Society presents the 20th Annual Jazz Happening.

“Pancho” Romero and the Border Jazz Orchestra featuring Hillary Smith.

Show Date: Saturday, October 1st, 2022
Admission: $15
Doors open at 7 pm, performance at 8 pm
Concessions served including snacks, refreshments, beer, wine and spirits
The Border Jazz Orchestra is a professional jazz ensemble that is comprised of the regions finest Jazz Musicians. Founded in 1991 by Dr. Pancho Romero, the BJO has performed with many internationally recognized jazz musicians including Chris Vadala, John Fedchock, Hilary Smith, Bobby Shew, Clay Jenkins, Dana Landry, and Pete McGuinness. Members of the ensemble, mostly jazz educators, have toured with jazz greats; “The Glen Miller Band”, “Woody Herman”, Airmen of Note, Wayne Newton, and Elvis. They have performed on stage with Richy Cole, Bill Watrous, Tia Fuller, The Supremes, The Temptations, The Four Tops, the Sandy Hacket’s “Rat Pack” along with decades of jazz performances at jazz festivals and regional concerts.

Rio Grande Theatre, 211 N. Main Street. 575-541-2150. www.riograndetheatre.org


(Saturday) 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Rio Grande Theatre

211 N. Main Street, Las Cruces, NM 88001