Mr. Plies has been a professor of music at Warner Pacific College for more than 35 years. He has taught aural skills and piano, directed jazz ensembles, and taught a popular humanities course. He has had a lifelong interest in the art of teaching, having written his doctoral dissertation on the pedagogy of jazz improvisation. He performs regularly as a jazz artist.
Ms. Adent is a classically trained, improvisationally minded pianist. She is a freelance musician, with over 35 years experience as a performer, arranger, and teacher and acclaimed as one of the Pacific Northwest’s accomplished pianists.
Date: Sunday, October 16, from 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Where: Warner Pacific College, McGuire Auditorium (2219 SE 68th Ave., Portland)
Tickets: $10 at the Door; Free with a Warner Pacific College Student ID