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December 19, 7pm: BRAVO joins the Roosevelt Winter Concert

To finish out the BRAVO winter concert season, the BRAVO strings from Roosevelt High School are joining Roosevelt’s Winter Concert, which features our BRAVO RHS brass in two of the multiple RHS bands!  Come hear some sweet, advanced-style repertoire!  This will be a concert to remember. Thursday, December 19, 2019 7:00-9:15 pm Roosevelt High School… Continue Reading

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