in Portland, OR
in Portland, OR
in Portland, or
in Portland, OR
6 Meetup Groups match “Singers & Songwriters” near Beaverton, OR
We get together to sing and play acoustic instruments in an informal setting in each other's homes. We bring bring a snack or a dish, some beer and wine, and merriment. Singers, guitar, mandolin, banjo, ukulele, bass, flute players, etc. all welcome. If you play and instrument and/or like to raise your voice in song, please join! Right now I'm hosting two events. One is a monthly Song Circle where both singers and musicians are most welcome. We play mostly cover songs, but the occasional origi …
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Are you a songwriter, poet, writer, painter, dancer, yogi or other artist and you also identify as lesbian, bi, or queer? Do you want to reach out to other queer women that have similar interests and creative inklings? Do you have inspiring creations you want share or want to be in the presence of other inspiring acts of creativity? This group is for you/all of us creative queers in the world. The idea is that we will meet once or twice a month at a group member's house, or in a safe public spac …
We're a casual group of Portland/Vancouver area amateur musicians who get together to jam, make music, and have a laugh. We foster a relaxed, comfortable, and supportive environment, where everybody gets a chance to participate. If you're curious as to the sorts of experience you can expect at one of our events, you can check out our Youtube channel. http://www.youtube.com/user/PortlandCasualJams . We tend to schedule one large-group meeting per month, at a venue which can hold large numbers of …
Finally, a chance to sing together well known songs of the 60s & 70's. Sung in a song circle fashion, each person picks a song from a songbook of classic folks songs from this era, (Crosby, Stills, Nash, Young, Beatles, John Denver, etc.) upon which our talented guitarist will lead us through the verses. Afterwards, we move to the next person in the circle and repeat! Fun, lots of opportunity to sing your heart out to songs you long to sing.
The highest role of music is to inspire and uplift consciousness — to give us an experience of something greater than ourselves. As performers, our goal is to connect with inspiration and learn how to access it on a consistent basis. As listeners, we have our deepest experiences when we bring ourselves into resonance with what Brahms, Beethoven, and other great masters spoke of as their source of creativity. Come reconnect with the deep spark of creativity within and access your source of inspir …
ABOUT THE ORGANIZER: I'm not a musician or a singer. I'm not a songwriter. And I don't know squat about music theory. I'm just an average individual with a passion for good music such as "Classic" rock n' roll". THE NATURE OF THE GROUP AND MY VISION: Initially, this group will continue fairly much as it was created by our last Organizer. But I want to take it further. My goal is to eventually offer creative events that go beyond listening and dancing, though certainly those will continue. …
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