PORTRAITS OF THE PORTLAND JAZZ FESTIVAL by DIANE RUSSELL

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PORTRAITS OF THE PORTLAND JAZZ FESTIVAL by DIANE RUSSELL

February 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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The Art Bar @Antoinette Hatfield Hall, 1111 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97205 United States
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Coinciding with the 2019 Portland Jazz Festival, portrait paintings and drawings by Portland artist Diane Russell will be on display February 1–February 28, 2019 at the Art Bar in Antoinette Hatfield Hall, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland OR. The artist reception is Thursday February 21, 5- 7pm. The solo exhibit will feature Diane’s portraits of jazz & blues musicians who have appeared at the Portland Jazz Festival including Esperanza Spalding, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Bobby Hutcherson, McCoy Tyner, Glen Moore, Nancy King,…

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4:00 pm

Natalia Smirnova — 2019 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival

February 23 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Classic Pianos, 3003 SE Milwaukie Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97202 United States
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$20 – $25

Natalia Smirnova is a piano player, singer, composer, arranger and band leader. Her eccentric manner of playing, described as powerful and energetic, is wonderfully combined with lyrical pianism. Natalie boasts a unique voice and is a truly diverse and creative artist. A talented composer of original music and an arranger of all-time hits, Natalie enchants the audience with her impressive vocal range and her extraordinary mastery of the piano. She finished a musical college in classical piano and then went to…

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7:00 pm

Straight from the Heart: Patrice Rushen with special guest Ernie Watts + Steppin’ into Tomorrow: Farnell Newton plays Donald Byrd — 2019 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival

February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Revolution Hall, 1300 SE Stark St #110
Portland, Oregon 97214 United States
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$29.50 – $49.50

Multi-Grammy nominated artist Patrice Rushen is fashioning her career after the legacy of her long-time friend and mentor, Quincy Jones. Composer…Producer…International Recording Artist…Rushen has definitely earned the respect she has been awarded by her peers in the music industry.  Admired by many for her groundbreaking achievements, Rushen has amassed an impressive list of “firsts”. She was the first woman to serve as Musical Director for the 46th, 47th & 48th Annual Grammy Awards, the first woman in 43 years to serve as…

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PDXJazz Week…Jazz Saxophone-Devin Phillips & Friends

February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wilfs Restaurant, 800 NW 6th at Union Station
Portland, Oregon 97209 United States
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$10

The Jazz Society of Oregon presents their 2015 JSO Hall of Fame Concert honoring this year’s Hall of Fame inductee, Devin Phillips. Phillips musical talent is immense and he is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in his work. The Jazz Society of Oregon is proud to recognize Devin’s tremendous talent and his contributions to jazz education by honoring him as our 2015 Hall of Fame inductee. Even though he’s relatively young, and has decades of work ahead of him,…

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David Friesen/Bob Ravenscroft Duo

February 23 @ 7:00 pm
Portland Piano Company, 711 SW 14th Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97205
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7:30 pm

Eugene Composers Big Band

February 23 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Jazz Station, 124 W Broadway
Eugene, Oregon 97401 United States
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$12

Jessika Smith, Director; Sam Reid, alto sax; Tessa Welterlen, alto sax; Joe Manis, tenor sax; Jon Corona, tenor sax; Roger Woods, bari sax; Steve Sharp, trumpet; Paul Krueger, trumpet; Doug Doerfert, trumpet; Matt Hettwer, trombone; Alan Wood, trombone; Stephen Young, trombone; Kyle Smith, guitar; Alex Parthemer, piano; Garrett Baxter, bass; Ken Mastrogiovanni, drums

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8:00 pm

Paula Byrne Sings ! @ Birch Street Uptown Lounge

February 23 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Birch Street Uptown Lounge, 311 NE Birch St.
Camas, Washington 98607 United States
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Free

Paula Byrne Sings ! @ Birch Street Uptown Lounge featuring Mike Horsfall, piano 311 NE Birch Street Camas, Washington USA 8:00 - 11:00 pm No cover www.PaulaByrneMusic.com Paula Byrne's voice is like chilled champagne on a hot summer day. She moves easily between songs that are lush and beautiful to highly rhythmic, wild rides. Her sense of humor, revival of obscure songs and new twists on old standards keeps the audience engaged and enraptured. Paula is eclectic in her choice of musicians…

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Richard Arnold & The Groove Swingers

February 23 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Arrivederci Wine & Jazz, 17023 SE McLoughlin Blvd.
Milwaukie, Oregon 97267 United States
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$6

$6 Cover for up front seating

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9:00 pm

Norman Sylvester Band

February 23 @ 9:00 pm
Half Penny Bar & Grill, 3743 Commercial St SE
Salem, Oregon 97302 United States
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9:30 pm

2019 BIAMP PDX JAZZ FEST & SOUL’D OUT PRESENT Trio Subtonic + Outer Orbit

February 23 @ 9:30 pm
Jack London Revue, 529 SW 4th Ave
Portland, OR 97204 United States
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$12

(Doors: 8:30 pm )

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10:00 pm

New York Calling: Eric Alexander Quartet featuring Harold Mabern — 2019 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival

February 23 @ 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Winningstad Theater, 1111 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97205
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$35.50 – $45.50

Boasting a warm, finely burnished tone and a robust melodic and harmonic imagination, tenor saxophonist  Eric Alexander  has been exploring new musical worlds from the outset. He started out on piano as a six-year-old, took up clarinet at nine, switched to alto sax when he was 12, and converted to tenor when jazz became his obsession during his one year at the University of Indiana, Bloomington (1986-87). At William Paterson College in New Jersey he advanced his studies under the tutelage of…

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