A year later, he asked his former Harvard classmate, singer Forbes, to join the ensemble. Lauderdale has appeared as a soloist with numerous orchestras and ensembles, including the Oregon Symphony, the Seattle Symphony, Portland Youth Philharmonic, Chamber Music Northwest, and several collaborations with Oregon Ballet Theatre. Currently, he serves on the boards of the Oregon Symphony, Pioneer Courthouse Square, the Oregon Historical Society, Confluence Project with Maya Lin, and the Derek Rieth Foundation. Pink Martini has released 11 studio albums on its own independent label, Heinz Records (named after Lauderdale’s dog), selling over 3 million albums worldwide. Tickets for Pink Martini featuring China Forbes start at $49The show is also offered as part of JLLPAC’s Holidazzle Package, where patrons may choose 3 holiday performances and save 10%, or choose 5 holiday performances and save 15%, plus pay no ticket fees.
Source: Forbes November 19, 2023 20:12 UTC