PORTRAITS OF THE PORTLAND JAZZ FESTIVAL by DIANE RUSSELL

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PORTRAITS OF THE PORTLAND JAZZ FESTIVAL by DIANE RUSSELL

February 28 @ 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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6:30 pm

Ron Steen Duo featuring Laura Cunard

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Raven & Rose, 1331 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97201 United States
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No cover charge. For more information call 503-222-7673. https://www.ravenandrosepdx.com/live-music

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7:00 pm

PDXJazz Week…Heather Keizur & Steve Christofferson

February 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wilfs Restaurant, 800 NW 6th at Union Station
Portland, Oregon 97209 United States
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$8

Heather Keizur, a jazz vocalist who sings in both English and French, is emerging as one of the most unique and gifted singers on the Northwest Jazz scene. When asked why she sings in French, Heather says, “I grew up in Canada where I fell in love with the French language. It’s so musical, it’s beautiful to simply hear it spoken. Add that to the poignant melodies and lyrics written by greats like Edith Piaf and Jacques Brel, and I am…

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Andrei Kitaev

February 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Arrivederci Wine & Jazz, 17023 SE McLoughlin Blvd.
Milwaukie, Oregon 97267 United States
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7:30 pm

Terence Blanchard E-Collective & 2019 Portland Jazz Master Darrell Grant — 2019 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival

February 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Revolution Hall, 1300 SE Stark St #110
Portland, Oregon 97214 United States
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$29.50 – $49.50

Since top-tier jazz and multiple Grammy-winning trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard embarked on his solo recording career with his eponymous Columbia Records album in 1991, the New Orleans-born and based artist has traveled many paths musically, including delivering adventurous and provocative acoustic jazz outings of original material, composing over 50 soundtracks and even, in 2013, debuting Champion: An Opera in Jazz. He has also, in the spirit of his onetime membership in the jazz school of Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers, mentored several musicians in…

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Matthew Whitaker Trio & Mel Brown B-3 Organ Group — 2019 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival

February 28 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Jack London Revue, 529 SW 4th Ave
Portland, OR 97204 United States
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$15 – $20

Born in 2001 in Hackensack, NJ, Matthew Whitaker grew up surrounded by music. His love for playing music first began at the young age of 3, after his grandfather gave him a small Yamaha keyboard. At 9, Matthew began teaching himself how to play the Hammond B3 organ. Four years later, he became the youngest artist to be endorsed by Hammond in its 80+ year history. He was also named a Yamaha Artist at 15, becoming the youngest musician to join the…

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Down The Hall

February 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Jazz Station, 124 W Broadway
Eugene, Oregon 97401 United States
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$12

Honoring jazz guitar master Jim Hall, Nathan Poehlke, Andrew Mell, and Austin Hass,Drums, come together as "Down the Hall.” They will be exploring some of Jim Hall's finest works, such as “Jim Hall Live!” and collaborations with Red Mitchell to create an evening of excitement through the modern guitar trio. Nathan Poehlke, guitar Austin Hass, drums Andrew Mell, bass

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Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble Celebrates Oregon’s Black History In Song And Film

February 28 @ 7:30 pm
McMenamin’s Mission Theater, 1624 NW Glisan St
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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$5 – $25

Ezra Weiss and S. Renee Mitchell’s songs for Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble showcase the resilience of Oregon’s Blue-Collar Black Communities in encore performances of “From Maxville to Vanport.” ”Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble continues to find innovative ways to connect music with people and to re-examine ways to bring culture and relevance to its audiences.” — Christina Rusnak, Oregon ArtsWatch "The album confronts head-on issues such as prejudice and migration. The content isn't, however, weighed down by despair; instead, it's buoyed…

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8:00 pm

Michael Raynor Quartet

February 28 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The 1905, 830 N Shaver St
Portland, OR 97227 United States
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Rachel Brasher Trio

February 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Corkscrew Wine Bar, 1665 SE Bybee Blvd.
Portland, Oregon 97202 United States
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Modern Jazz, blues

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10:30 pm

Matthew Whitaker Trio — 2019 Biamp PDX Jazz Festival

February 28 @ 10:30 pm - March 1 @ 12:00 am
Jack London Revue, 529 SW 4th Ave
Portland, OR 97204 United States
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$15 – $20
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