Oregon’s Flora: A Musical Exploration
Date: Friday, April 28th
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Cost: $5-15 sliding scale (cash only)
Location: Leaven Community Center: 5431 NE 20th Ave, Portland
Description: Join us on a journey through Oregon’s plant communities accompanied by music. Pieces will conjure different plant communities while photos or footage of the plants are projected. This is a collaboration between the Creative Music Guild and the Portland Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Oregon.
The Creative Music Guild is a Portland, Oregon all-volunteer, non-profit organization whose mission is to promote experimental, improvised music by presenting concerts, workshops and other events that bring together internationally recognized musicians with local performers, audiences and music students of all ages. For over twenty years, the CMG has been a leader in cultivating Portland’s experimental and improvised music
SECRET DRUM BAND
Performing music based on the plants of Western Oregon Douglas Fir Forest (Forest Park & Mount Hood) and the Gorge Riparian Area (Rooster Rock State Park).
Performing music based on the Sagebrush Steppe (Eastern Oregon locations).