Jen Harrison

Jen Harrison

French Horn


Describe your role with Portland Opera

I sit in the French horn section and I’ve been in the organization since 2005.

What music/book/movie/show/poem/place/moment is currently inspiring you?

Prokofiev classical symphony, Discovery, of the Star Trek series

When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?

I wanted to be a forest ranger or an artist. I’m in the arts so at least I got 1/2 way there!

In my free time, you can usually find me...

In my garden, on the trails of the Pacific Northwest or enjoying a meal with friends

What has your favorite quarantine activity been?

Writing and recording rock songs on my guitar.

What is your favorite Portland Opera memory?


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