About the Band

Chris Cordova (Piano) studied Jazz at The Berklee School of Music and Classical Piano at the University of New Mexico. He toured throughout the 1980's and returned to New Mexico where he has played with the finest musicians, swinging through in the Southwest.

Carlos Cordova (Bass) left Albuquerque in 2000 to pursue a busy session life in Los Angeles where he worked on the hit TV show “The Voice.” He returned to Albuquerque recently and joined the Chris Cordova Latin Jazz Trio in August 2016. He is considered the bass player’s bass player.

Steve Powers (Percussion) spices the mix with Latin percussion. Steve played with the creme of the Latin Jazz set in New York City.  Highlights include playing with Tony Bennett and Dizzy Gillespie.  Steve settled in Placitas in 2010 and has been collaborating with Chris Cordova since 2011.

Chris Cordova; Keyboards

Chris Cordova; Keyboards

Carlos Cordova; Bass

Carlos Cordova; Bass

Steve Powers; Percussion

Steve Powers; Percussion