From Maxville to Vanport

New songs illuminating Oregon’s history.

“Maxville to Vanport” is new multi-media concert of songs and video for the Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble featuring vocalist Marilyn Keller that tells the story of two little-known …

Summer Membership Drive!

Our summer membership drive kicks off today!

A few times every year we ask you to go the extra mile by supporting the PJCE with a tax-deductible donation.

Ticket sales and other …

Meet the composers of “Oregonophony”

Oregonophony: Works Inspired by the Sounds of Oregon
New music for 12-member jazz ensemble incorporating field recordings

Concert details:
April 13th, 2017 – Willamette University, Rogers Hall, Salem
7 pm — $15 General admission, …

Seeking proposals for “Oregonophony”

The Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble is seeking proposals for its spring “Oregonophony” concert from Oregon-resident established and emerging professional composers, and college-level students who aspire to professional careers. Oregonophony will …

Fall Membership Drive

We’ve set a goal: 50 new or returning members by the end of 2016.

The PJCE is growing, and we’re looking for new supporters to help us! With your $50 donation, …

The PJCE is hiring! Executive Assistant

This position has been filled.

The Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble is seeking a motivated, early-career arts administrator or artist with an interest in arts administration to join our 3-member administrative team. …