Cascadia Composers is excited to announce the first concert of its 2022-23 season:

Crossing Paths 2022: A Summer Celebration of New Music in the Garden

Sunday, August 28th, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

Leach Botanical Garden

6704 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97236-5037

The program will include works of Cascadia Composers: Adrienne Albert, William Ashworth, Daria Baiocchi, David S. Bernstein, John G. Bilotta, Antonio Celaya, Ted Clifford, Ken Davies, David Jones, Lisa Ann Marsh, Jan Mittelstaedt, Carolyn Quick, Christina Rusnak, Greg A Steinke, Tomas Svoboda, and Linda Woody.

Featured musicians include the Rose City Brass Quintet (Logan Thane Brown, Lars Campbell, JáTtik Clark, Joseph Klause, and Daniel Partridge), Dunja Jennings Marcum (clarinet), Daniel Partridge (horn), and Brett EE Paschal, Wanyue Ye, and Davi Martinelli de Lira (percussion).

Gate opens at 4pm when guests may explore the garden grounds and experience an electronic sound installation by Daniel Brugh, Mei-ling Lee, Timothy Arliss O’Brien, Jennifer Wright, and Nicholas Yandell. Guests are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs and may pack in a picnic to enjoy on the garden grounds. Alcoholic beverages may not be brought onto the grounds, but beer and wine will be sold on-site.

The Rose City Brass Quintet set begins at 5 pm. The other performances will follow at different locations around the garden with the performances repeated so that concert guests may experience the music at each of the locations in any order they choose.

We hope you can share in this exciting concert of new music from Cascadia Composer members!

Tickets are $25 for general admission, $15 for seniors and working artists, $10 for students, free for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased at the link below or at the door and include admission to the garden.