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June 21, 2015

Young Musicians & Artists: Summer Program Events, Through July 17


Close to 10,000 youth have attended YMA since 1965. Many have gone on to distinguished careers in the arts or used their experiences at YMA as a springboard for an appreciation of all the arts. Peter Frajola, associate concert master... More

Start: June 21, 2015
Venue: Willamette University
900 state Street, Salem, 97301, United States

Original Practice Shakespeare Fest, through August 23


OPS Festival is dedicated to bringing a new style of Shakespearean performance to the Portland area by reviving the old. When Shakespeare originally penned and performed his plays, theatrical practices were very different than modern audiences are accustomed to. First Folio... More

Start: June 21, 2015 9:00 pm
End: August 23, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Various locales, principally parks
in the Portland metro area, United States

June 22, 2015

Chamber Music Northwest: Summer Festival, June22 – July 26


Attending a Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival concert is so much more than just hearing a concert. Chamber Music Northwest creates an environment for great chamber music to exist at its best in Portland, and to experience this pinnacle of... More

Start: June 22, 2015
Venue: Various Locattions Throughout the Portland Area

June 23, 2015

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival: Inside the Composer’s Mind, Through July 21


This summer, in partnership with Portland State University, we are offering our new Inside the Composer’s Mind adult education series. In this five-week summer lecture series, award-winning composer, guitarist, and Professor of Music at Portland State University Bryan Johanson take an... More

Start: June 23, 2015 5:30 pm
End: July 21, 2015 5:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall 205 on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $100 per person for all five sessions for CMNW patrons

June 25, 2015

CRT: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, through July 19


Clackamas Repertory Theatre presents Tennessee Williams’ steamy, sexy Southern-fried masterpiece. It’s Big Daddy’s birthday, and his greedy family has come together to scheme their way to his fortune. Led by Maggie the Cat, the claws are out to scratch for money,... More

Start: June 25, 2015 7:30 pm
End: July 19, 2015 4:30 pm
Venue: Osterman Theatre, Clackamas Community College
19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, OR, 97045, United States

July 1, 2015

UAN First Wednesday’s In Portland’s New Creative Corridor


On three Wednesdays this summer – July 1, August 5 and September 2—about 60 UAN artists show their work between NW Davis and NW Everett. Established Portland artists, including surrealist painter Chuck Bloom, pinup artist Brenda Dunn and woodworker Poest are... More

Start: July 1, 2015
Venue: North Park Blocks
NW 8th & Everett Street, Portland, 97209

July 6, 2015

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival: Ralph’s Old Records, Mozart, & Lang, July 6 & 7


Featuring Jasper String Quartet, Nikki Chooi, Daniel Phillips, Kenji Bunch, Paul Neubauer, Fred Sherry, Tara Helen O’Connor, David Shifrin, Yekwon Sunwoo. A remarkable evening with two masterpieces by one of classical music’s greatest composers and two premieres from today’s. Experience Mozart,... More

Start: July 6, 2015 8:00 pm
End: July 7, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: $10.00 to $60.00

July 7, 2015

Oregon Bach Festival PDX: Paul Jacobs Organ Recital


Grammy award-winning, virtuoso organist Paul Jacobs returns to the Oregon Bach Festival to astound audiences with his profound command and mastery of “the king of instruments.” Of his recent appearance with the National Symphony Orchestra, a Washington Post critic wrote, “I... More

Start: July 7, 2015 7:30 pm
End: July 7, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
147 Northwest 19th Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $10 to $30, $40 DAY OF SHOW

July 8, 2015

CMNW Summer Festival: Open Rehearsal – Elliott Carter


Artists: Yekwon Sunwoo, Piano; Nikki Chooi, Protégé Violin; Fred Sherry, Cello. Join us for a free open rehearsal as musicians put the finishing touches on Elliott Carter’s Epigrams. Program: CARTER Epigrams for Piano, Violin and Cello (2012) Open rehearsals last about one hour.... More

Start: July 8, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 8, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: Free Admission

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival: Fred Sherry & Friends Club Concert I


Featuring Nikki Chooi, Jay Campbell, Fred Sherry, Tara Helen O’Connor, Julie Feves, Yekwon Sunwoo. A dynamic contemporary program led by CMNW favorite Fred Sherry at Jimmy Mak’s! Improvisations for Two Cellos CARTER Epigrams for Piano, Violin and Cello (2012) CARTER Enchanted Preludes for Cello and Flute (1988) CARTER Scrivo in... More

Start: July 8, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Jimmy Mak's
221 NW 10th Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $25

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