(Kat Edmonson, Photo Courtesy of the Oxford Hotel Bend) BendBroadband’s Jazz at the Oxford kicks off 2019 with Kat Edmonson, an inspired vocalist whose sophisticated sound has been dubbed “vintage pop”. “Kat’s talent is inherently unique; her voice is impeccable, soulfully emotive, and enduring,” said Samuel Johnson, General Manager of Oxford Hotel Bend. “We’re looking forward…

(Photo above by Damian J. McDonald) Suzanne Haag, a choreographer living in Eugene, is the 2019 recipient of the Oregon Arts Commission’s honorary Joan Shipley Award. Haag is one of a group of six Oregon artists selected for the Arts Commission’s 2019 Individual Artist Fellowships. The 2019 fellowships support artists working in the performing arts;…

(Photo Above, Courtesy of High Desert Chamber Music) Boston-based group will perform Debussy, Shostakovich, Piazzolla On Saturday, January 19 at 7:30pm the Neave Trio (Anna Williams, violin; Mikhail Veselov, cello; Eri Nakamura, piano) will be presented by High Desert Chamber Music at COCC’s Wille Hall. The program features Debussy’s Piano Trio in G Major; Shostakovich’s…

(Photo, Pexels) Noted Western Historian and Author Patty Limerick to Serve as Guest Judge The Waterston Desert Writing Prize 2019 is now open for submissions. Applicants must submit online via Submittable through April 1. The Prize honors creative nonfiction that illustrates artistic excellence, sensitivity to place and desert literacy, with the desert as both subject…