Don't miss this very special evening! Revisit a significant day in American History through music.
On the anniversary of Pearl Harbor, travel back in time to revisit the music of the era. Resident historian of the Portland Opera, Bob Kingston will present a lecture about the music of the Pearl Harbor Era followed by a live performance by The Lily Wilde Quartet. Lecture at 7:30. Music at 9 p.m. Doors are open at 5p.m. $5 cover starts at 8:30 p.m. Guests who arrive before 8:30 are invited to stay for the music.
The sultry and ever swinging Ms. Wilde has assembled sixteen of the Northwest's best musicians, specializing in music from the time before strict boundaries were drawn between jazz, blues, and r&b. Combining the drive of swing and jump-blues, the hot soloing of jazz, and the sublime vocal stylings of Lily Wilde, the Lily Wilde Orchestra appeals to dancers, listeners and all fans of timeless music played by great musicians"