Now Playing:

TV

Oregon Art Beat

Thara Memory


This video is not currently available. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Thara Memory is well known for playing a smoking jazz trumpet at clubs around town. He grew up listening to all kinds of music, and as an adult enrolled at Marylhurst University to get a degree in conducting. Art Beat attends as he conducts the premiere of his original symphony, “Middle Passage,” about the slave trade.

First Broadcast: 2001
Producer: Tom D’Antoni

More Oregon Art Beat

R&B, Gospel Artist Liz Vice

OPB | Feb. 09, 2017

Ka'ila Farrell-Smith

OPB | Feb. 09, 2017

Oregon Film Museum

OPB | Feb. 02, 2017

More OPB

Follow Oregon Art Beat

Send Oregon Art Beat A Message


Part of Episode

Michael Schlicting; Thara Memory; 'Zines (220)

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #220
Original Broadcast: April 12, 2001