Domo Branch and Branchin’ Out

Sunday, September 3rd, 2023, 2PM – Portland Metro Arts
Domo Branch

Domo Branch and Branchin’ Out

Sunday, September 3rd, 2023, 2PM – Portland Metro Arts Tickets $5-30LIVESTREAM

Branch and company are on a mission to heal, motivate, and inspire through the trance of original and arranged music.

Tasting notes: exuberant, flirtatious, uplifting

Dominick “Domo” Branch is a Bi-coastal drummer, composer, and educator from Portland, Oregon. He is the co-owner of the Sound Poets Productions with his partner Matt Malanowski. He leads his own band “Branchin’ Out” and is also co-leader of the Brown Branch Jazz Orchestra. Since finishing his degree at New York’s Manhattan School of Music, Domo has established himself as one of the world’s top up and coming drummers, composers, and educators, having performed and/or toured with prominent artists such as Sean Jones, Stefon Harris, Ron Artis II, Dianne Reeves, Mike Phillips, Terance Blanchard, Taylor Eigsti, and Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Furthermore, Domo has performed at a variety of festivals and venues such as Carnegie Hall, Konzerthaus Berlin, the Monterey Jazz Festival, Caramoor Jazz Festival, Rose Hall Jazz at Lincoln Center, and New York’s Jazz Standard.

Lineup: Domo Branch, drums; Imani Rousselle, voice; Abdias Armenteros, saxophone; Noah Simpson, trumpet ; George Colligan, piano; Garrett Baxter, bass

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Domo Branch, drums
Imani Rousselle, voice
Abdias Armenteros, saxophone
Noah Simpson, trumpet
George Colligan, piano
Garrett Baxter, bass

2023 Festival Events

Presented by Accelerator Design Studios

Friday 9/1

Portland Youth Jazz Orchestra Combo
MJF Student Stage at Vino Veritas – 4:00PM
Vestal Stories: Mary-Sue Tobin Sextet
Mt. Tabor Park Amphitheater – 6:00PM
Views of an Urban Volcano with Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble
Mt. Tabor Park Amphitheater – 7:30PM
Charlie 3rown Quartet
The 1905 – 11:30PM

Saturday 9/2

George Colligan: The Phyllis Wheatley Project featuring Zyanna
Portland Metro Arts – 2:00PM
Ryan Meagher, Ralph Alessi, Peter Epstein, and Mark Ferber
Portland Metro Arts – 5:00PM
Mt. Hood Community College Jazz Combo
MJF Student Stage at Vino Veritas – 6:00PM
Darrell Grant's Piano in the Dark with special guest Billy Childs
Alberta Rose Theatre – 8:00PM
Nicole McCabe Quartet
The 1905 – 11:30PM

Sunday 9/3

Domo Branch and Branchin’ Out
Portland Metro Arts – 2:00PM
Jam Session by Alan Jones Academy of Music
The 1905 - 4:00PM
Tim Willcox Quartet featuring Chuck Israels
Portland Metro Arts – 5:00PM
Portland State University Combo
MJF Student Stage at Vino Veritas – 6:00PM
Alan Jones Quartet featuring Tivon Pennicott, Kevin Hays and Joe Martin
Alberta Rose Theatre – 8:00PM
Frank Irwin's Aurora Septet
The 1905 – 11:00PM