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Metropolitan Youth Symphony: Regina Carter Plays 4 Sisters

Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 SW Broadway, Portland, OR, United States

Metropolitan Youth Symphony’s concert on March 8 brings jazz virtuoso Regina Carter to Portland audiences. Carter joins the MYS Symphony Orchestra for the West Coast Premiere of local composer David Schiff’s 4 Sisters jazz violin concerto, hailed by the Detroit Free Press as an “engaging jazz violin concerto…that allow(s) Carter to announce her charismatic presence […]

$25

PDX Jazz Incredible Journey of Jazz (CANCELLED)

Franklin High School 5405 SE Woodward St, Portland, OR, United States

The Incredible Journey Of Jazz is a free, 60 minute interactive program designed for students of all ages. It recounts the history of America’s indigenous musical art form. Students learn about jazz from its beginnings in Africa, development in the United States and current role in global culture. Montavilla Jazz makes it possible for students […]

Vestal Social Justice Night 2022

Vestal Elementary 161 NE 82nd Ave, Portland, Oregon

As one of eleven recipients of Metro’s Community Placemaking grant this year, Montavilla’s Vestal Elementary expands their annual Social Justice Night in partnership with PSU’s Artist as Citizen Initiative and the arts nonprofit, Montavilla Jazz. The community-wide celebration will feature collaborative artistic works – by both students and professionals – focused on two of Vestal’s […]

Free

Vestal Social Justice Night 2023

Vestal Elementary 161 NE 82nd Ave, Portland, Oregon

Montavilla’s Vestal Elementary expands their annual Social Justice Night, creating deeper impact and joyful programming. Through partnerships with PSU’s Artist as Citizen Initiative and Montavilla Jazz, this celebration of culture will feature students’ social justice projects highlighting Vestal’s five pillars of social justice: local action, academic engagement, community diversity,  family identity and social justice.  With […]

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