BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5111@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20160408T000000Z DTEND:20160408T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong><a href="http://pjce.org/oregon-stories-project/" targe t="_blank"><em>Oregon Stories</em></a></strong><strong>:&nbsp\;</strong><e m>Audio Documentaries of Exceptional Oregonians Set to Original Music for 12-Piece Jazz Chamber Orchestra</em>\n<em></em>\n<em><strong>Oregon Storie s: Portland</strong></em>\nFriday\, April 8\, 7:30 p.m.\nThe Old Church\n< em><a href="http://pjce.org/event/oregon-stories-portland/" target="_blank ">Tickets:</a>&nbsp\;$15 general admission\, $12 PJCE members\, $10 Studen ts</em>\n\nThe&nbsp\;<strong>Oregon Stories Project</strong>&nbsp\;is a pr ogram of three new documentary pieces with original music produced for bro adcast on public radio and for live performance throughout Oregon\, featur ing the stories of three exceptional Oregonians coming from minority commu nities who achieved great things. Oregon Stories is a project of the Portl and Jazz Composers Ensemble.\n\nThe three performances tell the story of&n bsp\;<strong>George Akiyama</strong>\, a Hood River resident threatened wi th violence after serving in World War II &ndash\; and a fellow citizen wh o stepped forward to support him\, as told by historian Linda Tamura &ndas h\; as well as the stories of two other Oregonians.\n\nVisit&nbsp\;<a href ="http://pjce.org/oregon-stories-project/" target="_blank">pjce.org</a>&nb sp\;to learn more about&nbsp\;<em>Oregon Stories</em>\, the other performa nces\, or to purchase tickets. SUMMARY:Oregon Stories: Portland URL:/en/events/2016/04/08/oregon-stories-portland/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR