Upcoming events

Night of the Living Dead

1001 SE Morrison St, Portland, OR 97214

Night of the Living Dead: Amenta Abioto, Sage Fisher, Maxx Katz, and Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble score iconic 1968 film
A trio of adventurous composers captures the ghoulish fun and …

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From Maxville to Vanport at Oregon State University

Memorial Union Ballroom
2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis, OR 97331


The OSU Jazz Ensemble, directed by Ryan Biesack, performs at 7:30 pm, PJCE follows at 8:30, concluding around 9:30 pm. The performance concludes …

From Maxville to Vanport

Mission Theater
1624 NW Glisan St, Portland, OR 97209

The encore CD release performance of PJCE’s “From Maxville to Vanport” project featuring vocalist Marilyn Keller!
The 12-piece Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble performs original songs and short films inspired by two towns …

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Albums and Podcasts

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James Miley’s Watershed Suite

In a new suite, renowned composer James Miley honors Oregon’s diverse waterways, from the mighty Columbia to the serenity of Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge.

Two performances:

August …

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