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December 17, 6pm: BRAVO Sitton Winter Concert

  Come see our first- and second-year strings!  The Cristina Pato Orchestra (second-years) and the Chris Thile Orchestra (first-years) will be bringing some sweet strings rep.  You might hear some tight bucket drumming as well…! Tuesday, December 17, 2019 6:00-7:15 pm Sitton Elementary School 9930 N. Smith Street Portland, OR 97203 Free and open to… Continue Reading

December 14, 7:00pm: BRAVO at Black Nativity

BRAVO is pleased to partner with PassinArt to play the prelude for this performance of Black Nativity.  This will be BRAVO’s debut at this now-annual theatrical presentation, and we can’t wait! Come see D’Rivera (our advanced winds and percussion) and stay for the show (at 7:30)! Saturday, December 14, 2019 7:00 pm Bethel AME Church… Continue Reading

December 12, 6:45pm: BRAVO returns to The Revels

  The Teresa Carreño Orchestra–our first-year winds and percussion from César Chávez–will make their out-of-school debut at the prelude for the Portland Revels preview show!  Come check them out! Thursday, December 12, 2019 6:45-7:15 pm Newmark Theatre 1111 SW Broadway St. Portland, OR 97205 Prelude is free and open to the public. Continue Reading

November 9, 11:50 am: BRAVO at the Portland Book Festival

BRAVO is honored to be part of the presentation of Janice Bond’s new children’s book, A Zebra Plays Zither. BRAVO César Chávez’s second-year winds and percussion (Marsalis) will play an alphabet-y set from 11:50-12:10 to help celebrate the book. Saturday, November 9, 2019 11:50-12:10* Oregon Historical Society (Tim & Mary Boyle Stage)** 1200 SW Park… Continue Reading

BRAVO teams up with Max Ribner

            #greenroom   This past Sunday night (9/15/19), five of our strings students from BRAVO George took part in the filming of a music video for a track off of Max Ribner‘s upcoming album. These students got a taste of the showbiz life, including the bright lights, cameras, so many… Continue Reading