We will follow new OHA recommendations to mask indoors, regardless of vaccination status.
Community Jams is the nonprofit development of Portland Casual Jams, a network of 3800+ local musicians. We connect musicians of all abilities to foster community, compassion, and harmony by playing live music together.

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Monday Tuneful Improv Jam: Explore a fun, different way of playing live, enjoying the fluidity of improvisation. At our Madison Street Studio from 7-9:00pm. RSVP

Wednesday Easy Jam: Learn to play together with favorite easy-to-play songs at our Madison Street Studio from 7-9:00pm. RSVP

Thursday Karaoke Piano Bar and Harmony Jam: Work on singing or harmony with live piano accompaniment. RSVP

Saturdays: At Willamette Park during the summer, 1-3pm and 4-6pm, weather permitting. RSVP

Support us

We rely entirely on your donations to keep things running. Please consider one-time or monthly donations on Patreon to help us cover the costs of gear, online broadcasting, and holding our lease space until COVID clears up!

Can you help us with time and expertise? We are looking for support with grant-writing, promotion, and event organization. Drop us at note at play@communityjams.org

COVID-19 Status

Our studio space is located at 211 SE Madison St inside the East Creative Collective, a centrally-located studio and gallery for artists. Following the latest Oregon business guidance, we must check vaccination status for those who wish to unmask indoors. Please be sure to bring your vaccination card if you plan to remove your mask. Also, masks are required within the building outside of our studio.

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Would you like to volunteer to help connect musicians through live music? We’re looking for a few folks that are interested in helping with marketing, website management, and social media. Email play@communityjams.org to get involved!