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Mel & Chris Brown


Portland-based drum legend, Mel Brown, who has had a weekly gig at Jimmy Mak’s for over 25 years is joined by his son, Chris Brown, to share the story of becoming a jazz family. Chris now performs a weekly gig, Wednesday evenings at Jimmy Mak’s, right after his father. Click the audio below to hear about how surprised Chris was when Mel showed up to his high school to teach the school band.

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