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Noche Azul de Esperanza

Part of Arte y Corazón

Noche Azul de Esperanza is our multi-year ongoing series of intimate café style performances with acclaimed singer/songwriter-in-Residence Azul Barrientos. Azul presents a multimedia monthly concert series exploring cultural themes and genres relevant to Afro/Latino/Indigenous cultures, with guest musicians like Jonathan Raveneau, Bett Butler and Joel Dilley, George and Aaron Prado, and Nina Rodriguez. Featuring a new theme,multimedia presentation, and musical lineup each month, the sounds and genres of Noche Azul have included boleros, rancheras, folklore, tangos, jazz, afro-latin, and much more. Noche Azul showcases traditional Mexican songs while highlighting the cultural influences and interconnections between Latin America, Africa, Spain and Mexico.

Upcoming Noche Azul de Esperanza Events

Recent Noche Azul de Esperanza Events

  • Raíces Acústicas with Azul Barrientos & Michael Martin, Saturday

    Join us for the Raíces Acústicas series with Azul Barrientos and guest Michael Martin on: Saturday, May 27, at 8PM (doors open at 7:30PM), and Sunday, May 28, at 3PM […]

  • MujerArtes Exhibit & Sale: Celebrando a Mamá con Arte

    Join MujerArtes at their annual Mother’s Day exhibit & sale, “Celebrando a Mamá con Arte,” May 6–12! Enjoy beautifully handcrafted art pieces celebrating the women who have helped improve our […]

  • Voces Acústicas with Dan Carillo & Common Good and Azul

    Join us for April’s Voces Acústicas with Azul Barrientos and Dan Carillo & Common Good, on Saturday, April 15, at 8 PM, and Sunday, April 16, at 3 PM. Visit […]

  • Noche Azul Concert: Divino Amor

    Join us for our monthly Noche Azul concert on Saturday, February 11, at 8 PM, and Sunday, February 12, at 3 PM. Musicians accompanying Azul: Aaron Prado, George Prado, Dan […]

  • Noche Azul Concert: Todas Somos Malinche

    Join us for our monthly Noche Azul concert on Sunday, December 18, 2022, at 3 PM! Noche Azul: TODAS SOMOS MALINCHE with Azul Barrientos, Dr. Carmen Tafolla, Giomara Bazaldúa, and […]

  • Noche Azul Concert: Día de Muertos

    Join us for our monthly Noche Azul concert on Saturday October 22, 2022, at 8 PM! This month’s concert celebrates the upcoming Día de Muertos. Azul Barrientos is a musician […]

  • Noche Azul Concert: Corridos

    This month’s Noche Azul Concert theme is Corridos, and you’ll have two opportunities to join us – Saturday, September 24, at 8 PM and Sunday, September 25, at 3 PM. […]

  • Noche Azul Concert: Juanga + Chavela Tribute

    For LGBTQ+ Pride Month, Azul is paying tribute to Mexican and Ranchera music legends Chavela Vargas and Juan Gabriel.  Azul will be accompanied by musicians Juan Cabrera, Emilio Alvarez and […]

  • Noche Azul Concert @ Esperanza

    Join us for our monthly Noche Azul de Esperanza Concert in person on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 8 pm! Azul returns for her third live concert at the Esperanza […]