The Experience Music Series presents the riveting jazz of the Christopher Woitach Quartet in a virtual concert. Please join us for music by the guitarist called a “Jazz Guitarist Extraordinaire” by the Pacific Arts Association, followed by our popular question and answer session with the performers. To view the concert, visit expmusicseries.com/youtube. There is no charge to view the concert, but donations to the series are gratefully accepted.
Christopher Woitach is a jazz guitarist and composer living in Portland. He performs a wide range of jazz styles, from Dixieland to Free jazz, Ragtime to Bebop. His compositions reflect his diverse musical tastes and abilities, and combine the intricacies of Baroque counterpoint with the freedom of modern jazz.
Christopher has played with many nationally and internationally known artists, including Bernadette Peters, Rich Little, Mel Brown, and John Stowell. He regularly performs throughout the Pacific Northwest and at jazz festivals in the U.S. and Canada. He has released a number of CDs and studied in New York with the great guitarist Jim Hall. Accompanying Christopher will be John Moak on trombone, Tim Gilson on bass and Charlie Doggett on drums.
The Experience Music Series is presented by the Portland Community College Department of Music. The series is supported by the Oregon Cultural Trust and the Cultural Coalition of Washington County. The series receives additional support from the Reser Family Foundation and Oregon Arts Watch.