june, 2024

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28jun7:30 pm9:00 pmTEN GRANDS - A NEW ERAExperience Ten Grands, showcasing young pianists and composers, supporting Play It Forward. Join us for solos, duets, and surprises, celebrating youth talent.Live or Recorded:Live Event

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Event Details

Michael Allen Harrison’s long running legendary show Ten Grands is moving into a new era and is now primarily focused on presenting and supporting the next generation. This years cast has eight new young artists who are not only great pianists but fine up and coming composers and multiple instrumentalists. The show features  four Ten Piano arrangements of everyone playing together, solos duets, Eight hands on two pianos and a couple of remarkable surprises. Ten Grands is all about supporting youth and young artists on and off stage. The show’s net proceeds help to support the mission of PLAY IT FORWARD – http://www.pifmusic.org

Play it Forward has provided thousands of instruments and access to music for children and their families who otherwise would not be able to afford it. Along with the instruments PLAY IT FORWARD provides scholarships for lessons and provides new jobs for many new music teachers coming out of college. Michael Allen Harrison & Colleen Adent are the shows veterans and mentors for the new youth infused into this remarkable show.
Ten Grands Welcomes these fine young artists:
Amir Avskir – Composer / Pianist / Violinist
Charlie Martin – Composer / Pianist
Cayla Bleoaja – Composer / Pianist / Singer Songwriter
George Miller – Composer / Pianist
Dr Andrea Johnson – Concert Pianist & Professor of Pedagogy University Of IOWA
Rhys Philips  – Composer / Pianist
Daniel Dickson – Composer / Pianist / Cellist
William Leonard – Blues & Boogie Pianist
Esther Harrison – Composer / Pianist
Sandy Tang – Pianist
Harrison Lee – Pianist
Special Guests:
Nick Palance – Classical Crossover & Opera Singer
Tanner Johnson – Modern Classical & Jazz Violinist
Julianne Johnson – Legendary Singer & Professor Of Music PCC

Time

(Friday) 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PST

Location

The Patricia Reser Center for the Arts

12625 SW Crescent Street Beverton, OR 97005

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