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Fall Season Shows Friday (11/30) & Saturday (12/1) Evenings
All ages and shows begin at 7pm at the Premiere Academy of Performing Arts (PAPA)!

All ages and shows begin at 7pm at the Premiere Academy of Performing Arts (PAPA)!

Come check out the students of RiverCity Rock Star Academy as they perform songs from Indie Rock (teen program), Woodstock (teen program) & Mix-Tape (adult program)! Night 1 (November 30th) show begins at 7pm at the Premiere Academy of Performing Arts (PAPA)! RiverCity Rock Star Academy's Night 2 (December 1st) Fall Show includes students from our Young Rockers Program (kids), Royals (advanced teen program) and Metal Mania (advanced teen program)! Show begins at 7pm also at the Premiere Academy of Performing Arts (PAPA)! Adults only $5 and Kids & Teens are Free!

Jarred Venti Named Music Director

RiverCity Rock Star Academy is pleased to announce the promotion of Jarred Venti to Music Director.

Jarred has been with RiverCity since January 2017, first as an instructor for The Beatles program and private bass teacher. In Fall 2017 he became the co-music director at the music school and director of the RiverCity Royals program, RiverCity’s audition performance program for advanced students. In the past 12 months, the Royals have performed at over 30 community and private events. In addition to directing the Royals, Jarred co-teaches other music programs and continues to provide bass lessons.

In addition to his time with RiverCity, Jarred is a busy and respected musician in the community, performing and recording with numerous bands including Sleep Millennium, Rich McCloud Music, Gabriel Cox, Crossing 13th, Groove Thief, Still Water Vibes, and The Merchants of Venus, among others, as well as several area tribute bands.

Jarred is also the beverage ‘czar’ at Venti’s, his family’s restaurant, bar, and music venue in Venti's Cafe + Taphouse in South Salem and Venti's Cafe + Basement Bar downtown.

To schedule a free trial bass lesson with Jarred, contact RiverCity a or (503) 689-8372.

All Ages! Open Mic & Jam Session at RiverCity! November 21st!

Start your Thanksgiving holiday with some Jam! Jam with your friends and RiverCity teachers. Have a song you're working on and want to share it with other musicians? Come out to the Open Mic & Jam Session at RiverCity studios! Drop in anytime or stay the entire time | Open to all | Free | All ages | All skill levels! Wednesday November 21st starting at 7:30 pm.