Douglas ClevelandExperience Astoria’s Mighty Estey Pipe Organ

Classical and contemporary works for organ featuring Douglas Cleveland, Fellow in Organ, University of Washington.
Clatsop Community College Performing Arts Center
588 16th St, Astoria, OR
Saturday, May 30, 2pm
Tickets $25 at the door or online at BPT Logo

Douglas Cleveland, the John Delo Faculty Fellow in Organ at the University of Washington, is considered by critics and musicians across the country to be one of America's finest concert organists. He holds degrees from The Eastman School of Music and Indiana University, where his teachers included Russell Saunders, Larry Smith, and Marilyn Keiser. In 1993, Cleveland won first prize at the Fort Wayne Organ Competition, and in 1994 he followed this by winning the first prize at the American Guild of Organists National Young Artists Competition in Dallas.

PAC Window Workshop

Get more info and see some photos from this great collaboration with the college to have students help to free up some windows in the PAC and learn more about historic preservation!

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PAC CurrentBecause of funding reductions from the State of Oregon and the continuing effects of Measure 5 cuts in the mid 1990s, Clatsop Community College faces challenges which prevents it from funding the continued operating costs of the Performing Arts Center. A coalition of local arts organizations (Partners for the PAC) has joined forces with the college to keep the PAC open for affordable arts and educational events through 2013.

Costs are estimated at $26,000 per year and Partners for the PAC is working to raise funds to sustain the performing arts facility. Funds raised will be used for maintenance and operating costs of the PAC, including publicity and fund raising expenses. Any amount raised over the operating expenses will be deposited in a contingency fund for emergency repairs and improvements to the facility.