Biamp PDX Jazz Festival - The American Refrain: Jazz and Modern Music

Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021 at 8:00pm

Jack London Revue
529 SW 4th Ave.
Portland, OR 97204

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'The American Refrain: Jazz and Modern Music' featuring Noah Simpson

Noah Simpson  – Trumpet
Danielle Barker – Vocals
Blossom – Rapper
Charlie Brown III – Keys
Jon Lakey – Bass
Cory Limuaco – Drums
Machado Mijiga – Tenor
Adriana Wagner – Trombone

“The American Refrain: Jazz and Modern Music” commissioned by PDX Jazz and arranged by Noah Simpson, is the newest education program at PDX Jazz. This inaugural ‘debut’ performance showcases the rich musical talents of Portland.

A celebration of jazz, this hour-long show with narration walks the audience through the tenets of the genre; building community, storytelling, fighting for social justice, and improvisation, highlighting the modern evolution of jazz and how it has shaped contemporary music of today.

Ages 21+

Doors 7:00 PM

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