About The Band

The Band


Aaron Meyer, Concert Rock Violinist

Aaron Meyer, Concert Rock Violinist

Aaron Meyer's Rock Orchestra performs cutting edge original music, combining world, classic rock, and contemporary classical styles of music.  Think Black Tie Rock n Roll!!!  

Classically trained from the age of 5, Meyer debuted with the Philadelphia Orchestra at age 11 and has subsequently soloed with international symphony orchestras including The Oregon Symphony and The Bangkok Symphony Orchestra in Thailand. Aaron performs Vivaldi, Zeppelin, Mozart, and Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody all in the same concert program!!!

Aaron travels the world performing, producing his unique music videos with his wife, and conducting music education workshops for students of all ages.  He has released several albums of original, cover and holiday arrangements.  Aaron and his wife Renee Meyer  live in the Northwest with their  3 dogs and a bird.

Jeramy Burchett

Drummer, Music Director & Producer
A native Oregonian, Jeramy is a leading music producer in the Pacific Northwest.  He has produced, recorded, and backed artists such as Nate Botsford, Jackson Michelson, Aaron Meyer, Hit Machine, the Luis Palau house band, and many others.  Jeramy specializes in and is dedicated to helping artists grow their brand and develop the sophistication of their music-making, recording, live performance, and production level.

In addition to producing, developing artists, guest teaching at colleges, recording session work, and performing live, Jeramy travels the world with his music non-profit.  He founded his own organization to share the Gospel around the globe. Jeramy has been to over 40 countries in the past 14 years.

Christian Kinyon

Guitar
Christian began playing guitar at the age of 10 years old, drawing on the power, energy, and authenticity of punk and alternative rock music.  By 12 years old, he was writing his own music and had started a band.  

Christian began touring as a guitarist and bass player for various artists during college and still performs with a variety of bands, including his own band, Kinyon.  He is a private  music instructor and teaches regularly with students as part of the Aaron Meyer School of Rock.  

A regular musical performer at his church, Christian is deeply connected to his musical calling.

"God made me to play music, and I know that I make the world better whenever I'm doing something musical"

Jean-Pierre Garau

Jean-Pierre Garau

Piano and Keyboard
Jean-Pierre Garau, a Nord Keyboard Artist, enjoys an active vocation playing the piano, keyboards, singing, and performing as a soloist and in various ensembles.  In addition to performing live, JP is a session musician, composer, adapter, chart preparer, music director, and educator.

You can find Jean-Pierre Garau on Facebook and SoundCloud.  Check out his 2016 Portland Radio Project interview at:  https://soundcloud.com/pdxradio/jp-prp

Jack Mortensen

Bass
Jack is a bassist, producer and composer. After joining the School of Rock, he found an affinity for playing live music that has brought him all over the country including performing at the music festival, Lollapalooza.  His influences range from Glen Hansard and Odeza, to Kendrick Lamar and Anderson Paak.

Jack performs regularly with many Oregon artists including Aaron Meyer, Kingsley, and Michael Allen Harrison. In 2020, Jack's received national recognition on Entertainment Tonight for his music video of "Ain't No Mountain High Enough."  He produced the video with 30 local Portland musicians to raise over $10,000 for the Jeremy Wilson Foundation, which supports local Oregon musicians in need.  

Jack regularly composes music for film and advertising for Stoller Family Estate, one of Oregon's leading wineries. 

The Brown Sisters, Vocals

The Brown Sisters, Vocals

Leah, Dorcas & Rachel
The Brown Sisters grew up singing in Bethesda Christian Church, where their grandfather and father pastored in NE Portland.  Their soul-stirring harmonies and angelic-toned unisons will sooth your heart, lift your spirit, and give you a taste of heaven.  Some of their appearances include performing for The Portland Trailblazers, opening for Dr. Maya Angelo, and singing as featured soloists with The Oregon Symphony at The Gospel Christmas.  

The Brown Sisters are regular performers with the Aaron Meyer Band.  One of Oregon's most beloved musical acts, they have been singing for over 35 years,  performing at churches, charity events, and concert series in the Northwest.