Pat Zagelow was drawn to the field of arts management in 1991 where she could combine her love of music with her ten years of experience as the owner of Denim Designs, a small business devoted to the manufacture of children’s clothing and gifts. From 1991 to 2009 she worked as Executive Director of Friends of Chamber Music and Portland Piano International (formerly the PSU Piano Recital Series), and was Executive Director of the Oregon Repertory Singers from 1995–1998. She also managed the Portland-based chamber ensemble, The Florestan Trio, for several years and the Contemporary Dance Season at PSU from 1992–94. Since 2009 Ms. Zagelow has worked exclusively for Friends of Chamber Music. Ms. Zagelow attended Portland State University on a music scholarship and completed a Bachelor of Music degree in 1991, graduating with high honors. She also received the President’s Award for Outstanding Service to the University and the Outstanding Student Award from the Department of Music. While at Portland State University, she worked as coordinator of the Music Committee at Portland State University, responsible for producing 60 Brown Bag concerts each year. Find out more about Pat in these interviews!
Music on the Street talks with Pat Zagelow