Indalo Wind - Biographies
JACKIE WALTER is a formally-trained flamenco guitarist and a self-taught innovator on a variety of string instruments. Jackie graduated from the University of Chicago in December 2021, with a major in Environmental and Urban Studies and a minor in Architecture. Jackie has composed, recorded, and produced four solo albums showcasing her talents as a player, composer, and producer. In June 2023, Jackie earned a Master of Music degree at the Berklee College of Music, Valencia, Spain.
ERIC WALTER is a poet, musician, and teacher whose interests span diverse artistic worlds. He received a BA in Theater from Reed College in 1983 and worked for many years as an actor, director, and producer in Oregon, North Carolina and Colorado. He began writing poetry in 1992 and has since authored six books. He has played in numerous bands and performance ensembles, and created soundtracks for theater, dance, travel videos, and spoken word projects. Eric shares his love of language and the performing arts as a volunteer teacher. He has performed and taught at schools in Cambodia and Laos, in Colorado, and in his home state of Oregon.
STEVE CLEVELAND is a musician, poet, and playwright currently living in Portland. He plays piano and accordion with various groups, including The Sportin' Lifers, Johnnie Ward and the Sharkskin Revue, and The Hot Club Time Machine. He is also church musician at Mt. Carmel Lutheran. His book of poetry, The Gold That Falls onto the Table, is available from StringTown Press.