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Hear the sounds of jazz vocalist and PSU adjunct professor of jazz voice Jimmie Herrod. Get to know former Oregon poet laureate, writer, artist and educator Elizabeth Woody. And meet the students and teachers of the BRAVO Youth Orchestras, an intensive music education program at Portland's two lowest income schools.

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Singer Jimmie Herrod Commands The Stage

Portland singer Jimmie Herrod is Pink Martini's latest singing sensation, and he's commanding spontaneous standing ovations.

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Elizabeth Woody: Transcending Chaos Through Art

Elizabeth Woody, Oregon's eighth poet laureate, is the first Native American to be named to the position.

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The Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation Endowed Fund for Excellence

Robert D. and Marcia H. Randall Charitable Trust, Fund for Lifelong Learning


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Additional Support Provided By:
The Jackson Foundation
Lee and Marcia Stevenson