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August 26, 2016

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Boy playing flute Leyster A Darwinian Take on Musicology

Posted August 1, 2016 by

Evolution. It’s not just about Darwin’s finches and paleontology. Music history can be considered an evolutionary study of sorts: a tracing of where, when, why, and how music was played, written, discussed, or heard, and who was involved in... More


250px-Weltereproduktionsklavier Player Piano Rolls: Listening to History

Posted July 8, 2016 by

When we tune in to All Classical, we barely pause to consider that, with the exception of live-streaming concerts, most of the music we hear has been recorded. Thanks to the innovations of recording technology from the twentieth-... More


JP photo for blog Q & A with the Intern: Interviewing the Hosts

Posted June 15, 2016 by

Prologue It is common knowledge that a good performer makes their work appear seamless. There are no cracks through which information about their influences, skills, and technique pours out. Although some audiences consider it a privilege to crack... More


earth Earth Day 2016 – Recycled Music

Posted April 20, 2016 by

“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.” – Charles Caleb Colton. In celebration of Earth Day 2016, All Classical Portland is highlighting the most green composers and some of the most famously recycled pieces of classical music. Perhaps John... More


w.FirstBlogPost Getting Into the Swing Of It: 2016 Spring Drive

Posted March 17, 2016 by

Although I participated in the Spring Drive in various capacities, as a go-fer and brief “gatekeeper”, I was initially daunted when tasked with answering phones; I didn’t want to misrepresent All Classical Portland by providing the wrong information... More