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September 11, 2016

The Infinite Power of Music, through February 5


David Stabler, award-winning former music critic of the Oregonian, offers six monthly music appreciation classes at Classic Pianos. The full set of programs: September 11: 10 Tunes That Shook the World — an iconic piece from each of the past ten centuries. October 16: Warhorses — why the great works rise above others. November 13: Timeless Symphonies — what… More

Start: September 11, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 5, 2017 5:30 pm
Venue: Classic Pianos
3003 S.E. Milwaukie Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, United States

November 3, 2016

Portland Piano International: Rising Stars – Sara Daneshpour, Nov 3 Through Dec 6


Featuring Rising Star Sara Daneshpour Sara’s performances include the premiere of a new work by Oregon composer, Jack Gabel. This new work is titled Sturnella neglecta and it is inspired by Petites esquissess d’oiseaux by Olivier Messiaen.  The composer is present at most of the performances. Program also includes selections of Rameau, Ravel and Rachmaninov. Visit HERE to view schedule… More

Start: November 3, 2016
Venue: Various Area Locations

November 22, 2016

ART: A Civil War Christmas, through December 23


Set during a time when the country is divided by conflicting ideologies and convictions following a contentious presidential election, Paula Vogel’s sweeping, music-rich story plays out one frigid Christmas Eve on the banks of the Potomac River. Presented by Artists Repertory Theatre in shows running November 11 through December 23. Get more information from ART. Reserve… More

Start: November 22, 2016 7:30 pm
End: December 23, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

December 3, 2016

The VSO Goes to the Movies


The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and Maestro Brotons return to Skyview Concert Hall for the historic inaugural concert of The VSO Pops Series. In what promises to be an unforgettable weekend, the orchestra presents iconic works by John Williams, James Horner, Hans Zimmer and Henry Mancini among others. The audience will experience music from beloved motion pictures… More

Start: December 3, 2016 3:00 pm
End: December 4, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Skyview Concert Hall
1300 NW 139th Street, Vancouver, WA, 98685, United States
Cost: $50-Reserved, $37-General Admission, $32-Senior, $10-Student w/ID

Oregon Chorale: Sentimental Welcome, December 3 & 4


Join the Oregon Chorale in welcoming its new Artistic Director Jason Sabino in a stirring holiday concert. The Chorale explores the sentiments of anticipation, celebration, nostalgia and hope with distinctive arrangements of holiday carols plus classical works by Orlando di Lasso, Arvo Pärt, Ola Gjeilo and more. The concert also features local high school choral… More

Start: December 3, 2016 7:00 pm
End: December 4, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Living Savior Lutheran Church
8740 SW Sagert, Tualatin, OR, 97062, United States
Cost: $10 - $15

Newport Symphony Orchestra: Handel’s Messiah, December 3 & 4


Newport Symphony Orchestra with Paul Klemme, Conductor; Willamette Master Chorus and Central Coast Chorale, Mary Lee Scoville, Director, perform Handel’s Messiah. Concert repeats December 4, 2:00 pm. Reserve Tickets.

Start: December 3, 2016 7:30 pm
End: December 4, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Newport Performing Arts Center
777 W. Olive Street, Newport, OR, 97365, United States
Cost: $10 to $39

Oregon Symphony: Turangalîla, December 3, 4, & 5


Featuring Steven Osborne, piano; Cynthia Millar, ondes martenot; Rose Bond & PNCA, video animators Renowned video animator Rose Bond and her team transform the hall in this original production. Watch in amazement as the walls become a riveting, visual stage for Messiaen’s symphonic dance of love and joy. Program Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde Messiaen: Turangalîla-Symphony Carlos Kalmar, conductor… More

Start: December 3, 2016 7:30 pm
End: December 5, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205
Cost: $23 to $105

December 4, 2016

East County Community Orchestra Winter Concert


Dr. Roger G. Nickerson directs the 70-piece orchestra. Members consist of amateur and professional musicians who are primarily from the ranks of the retired. Ages reach 90. All musicians volunteer their time and energy. There will be famous movie themes, Broadway hits and popular marches. Among them: music from the 1968 “2001–Space Odyssey”, the 1958… More

Start: December 4, 2016 3:00 am
End: December 4, 2016 4:30 pm
Venue: Horner Performing Arts Center
1400 130the Ave, Portland, 97233
Cost: Free

Mary’s Woods: Music in the Woods


Featuring Affinití, Howard Crosby, and Marylhurst Chamber Choir Affinití, The Award-winning female trio from Dublin, Ireland fuses the best of Celtic, classical and contemporary elements into a new world of music.   Howard Crosby, An accomplished vocalist who carries on the legacy of his uncle, Bing Crosby, performs popular songs of the Crosby-era. Reserve tickets here.

Start: December 4, 2016 2:00 pm
End: December 4, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: Mary's Woods
17400 Holy Names Drive , Lake Oswego, 97034
Cost: 50.00

Corvallis OSU Symphony Orchestra: Holiday Concert


For this program, the Symphony is joined by several OSU choirs presenting a variety of works from the classical choral repertoire as well as many holiday favorites. In addition, several of OSU’s outstanding instrumental students perform solo selections with the Orchestra. Steven M. Zielke, conductor. Reserve tickets.

Start: December 4, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Lasells Stewart Center on the campus of Oregon State University
875 SW 26th Street, Corvallis, OR, 97331, United States
Cost: $22 to $32

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