James Bash

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About me

Gender MALE
Location Portland, Oregon, United States
Introduction I have written articles for a variety of publications. The magazines include Opera America, Scene, Asymmetry Music Magazine, Open Spaces, Opera, MUSO, Seen and Heard - MusicWeb International, International Arts Manager, American Record Guide, Symphony, Opera Canada, The Lutheran, Odyssey, Classical Voice of North Carolina, livePDX, Down Beat, Modern Drummer, PSU Magazine, The Budapest Sun, Sforzando, and Seen. The newspapers include Crosscut, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, The Oregonian, The Columbian, The Portland Tribune, The Register-Guard, Willamette Week, The Hollywood Star, The Portland Observer, The Jewish Review, Northwest Examiner, and The Northwest Neighbor. I have written articles for the Oregon Arts Commission and the Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd edition. I was a fellow to the 2008 NEA Journalism Institute for Classical Music and Opera. I am a member of the Music Critics Association of North America (see www.mcana.org), and I live in Portland, Oregon with my wife, Kathy. In my day job, I'm a Sr. Technical Writer at Insitu. I am a member of the Bach Cantata Choir and the choir at First Immanuel Lutheran Church.