Returning as Band mentor this year, Christopher Brown will provide personal guidance to each band to help them achieve their best sound. Brown’s 20+ years experience include performing or recording with the likes of Wynton Marsalis, Beyonce, and Ray Charles.
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Art has always been a part of who I am; my love of art is one of the reasons I decided to study architecture. I believe that art can enhance the human experience, be it on a nature trail, the side of a building, or in a children’s hospital. Supporting the arts is our responsibility and paramount to building strong communities.
Chloe Eudaly has called Portland her home since 1988. Her introduction to political activism came during the first Gulf War, following which she became active in a variety of civil rights, social justice, and environmental causes. An ardent supporter of the arts, in 1994 she opened her mission driven bookshop, Reading Frenzy bookstore and later co-founded the Independent Publishing Resource Center. Chloe has advocated for inclusive child care to the lack of accessibility in Portland Public Schools, and co-founded the Special Education PTA of Portland, a district-wide PTA dedicated to engaging, educating, and empowering families.