New All Classical Portland Host & Producer Raúl Gómez-Rojas will make his radio debut this Saturday, September 5th at 5pm! As a contributing host of On Deck with Young Musicians, Raúl joins creator and host Christa Wessel for interviews with young people, exploring their love of music. Be sure to tune in for Raúl’s very first broadcast at 89.9FM in Portland or online at allclassical.org. Read the August 5, 2020 Press Release.
About Raúl Gómez-Rojas
Raúl Gómez-Rojas is passionate about building community and creating joy through his work as an orchestral conductor, violinist/violist, educator and public speaker. Lauded as a “visionary conductor” (Oregon ArtsWatch), Raúl inspires audiences and artists of all ages and backgrounds to use music as a vehicle for connecting with others. As Music Director of the Metropolitan Youth Symphony in Portland, Oregon, Mr.Gómez “creates concert programs that any forward-looking orchestra should envy” (Willamette Week), and leads a team of 12 conductors serving over 500 students in 14 ensembles.
About On Deck with Young Musicians
Each Saturday at 5pm, All Classical Portland presents On Deck with Young Musicians, a locally-produced program featuring interviews with youth, and exploring musical opportunities for young people in the Pacific Northwest. Listen to previous episodes of On Deck with Young Musicians.