Music in the Vineyard raises $22,000 for the music program

On Thursday, September 13, more than 70 guests and performers came together to celebrate and support Chemeketa’s music program and its students during the first-ever Music in the Vineyard fundraiser.

Held at Willamette Valley Vineyards, the event raised more than $22,000 to support the Chemeketa Foundation’s musical equipment fund. This fund will be used to purchase instruments and supplies for the college’s music program and performances and aims to provide assistance to students for music lessons.



Event performances included –

  • Abigail Sperling, flute
  • Colleen White, clarinet
  • Tessa Welterlen and Sam Reid, saxophones
  • Susan Johnson, piano
  • Bethany Evans, harp
  • Hannah Leland, violin
  • Kiersten Garber, viola
  • Nora Kosztolanyi, cello
  • Bryce Tomlin, voice

Click here to see more event photos.