The New Mexico Jazz Festival is here and it is in it's 10th season and going strong. The festival is a stretch of 13 concerts over 27 days with a ton of musical talent it could only be this big.

The concerts for this weekend are lined up as follows:

7:30 P.M. FRIDAY, JULY 24

Count Basie Orchestra with vocalist Carmen Bradford,

Lensic Performing Arts Center, 211 W. San Francisco St.

Tickets $20-$50

 2 P.M. Saturday, July 25

“Meet the Artist” conversation:

A.B. Spellman with Kenny Barron, Lensic.

No charge.

7:30 P.M. Saturday, July 25

Kenny Barron Trio with Stefon Harris, Lensic.

Tickets $20-$50

8 P.M. Sunday, July 26

Doug Lawrence New Organ Trio,

Outpost Performance Space, 210 Yale Blvd. S.E., Albuquerque.

Tickets $30-$35.

7:30 P.M. Thursday, Aug. 6

Esperanza Spalding presents Emily’s D+Evolution, Lensic.

Tickets $42-$79.

The location vary but you can reference to the website for more information. Some great talent in the beautiful state of New Mexico and you can find some of it this weekend!