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June 16, 2016

Portland Piano International: 2016 Summer Festival, June 16 – 19

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Hosted by Artistic Director Arnaldo Cohen, this year’s Summer Festival focuses on the Golden Age of Piano, generally accepted to be the decades between 1870 and 1930. During these years some of the greatest pianists emerged, including Myra Hess, Alfred Cortot, Leopold Godowsky, Ferruccio Busoni, Vladimir Horowitz and others. Golden Age composers became famous both… More

Start: June 16, 2016
Venue: Lewis & Clark College
Address:
0615 SW Palatine Hill Road, Portland, 97219

June 21, 2016

Original Practice Shakespeare Festival, through August 21

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Now in its eighth season, the Original Practice Shakespeare Festival, a non-profit theatre company, introduces two new Shakespeare plays to its repertory: Hamlet and The Tempest. OPS Fest is dedicated to bringing a new style of Shakespearean performance to Portland and the surrounding area, by reviving the old. Their actors perform using the same performance… More

Start: June 21, 2016 9:00 pm
End: August 21, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Several venues
Address:
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Cost: Free

June 27, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: A Trio of Trios, June 27 & 28

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Long-time CMNW favorites Ida Kavafian, Steven Tenenbom, and Peter Wiley will thrill audiences with three Classic string trio masterpieces by Haydn, Beethoven, and Mozart – a great way to start your Summer Festival! Program includes Haydn’s String Trio in G Major (after Keyboard Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:40); String Trio in D Major, op. 9,… More

Start: June 27, 2016 8:00 pm
End: August 28, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

June 30, 2016

Siletz Bay Music Festival: Night at the Theatre – Dear Liar

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There could hardly have been two people who seemed less likely to be attracted to each other than George Bernard Shaw and the actress known as Mrs. Patrick Campbell. Their paths crossed, with “Mrs. Pat” appearing bewitchingly on the stage and George Bernard Shaw reviewing her performances as he says, enchanted, in the audience. Their… More

Start: June 30, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Salishan Spa & Golf Resort
Address:
7760 U.S. 101, Gleneden Beach, OR, 97388, United States
Cost: $25

Oregon Music Festival: Magic Dance

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Featuring Nancy Ambrose King, oboist and The Zorá String Quartet with The Orpheus Academy Orchestra, Travis Hatton, conductor. Orpheus Academy Orchestra tackles Stravinsky’s Concerto in D for Strings, paradoxically one of Stravinsky’s brightest and most accessible works and one of his least well-known. Nancy Ambrose King, one of the foremost oboists of our day, joins… More

Start: June 30, 2016 7:30 pm
End: June 30, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Portland First Baptist Church
Address:
909 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: $15

CMNW Summer Festival: Fortepiano with Robert Levin

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World renowned pianist and scholar Robert Levin on Fortepiano joins OBF’s Berwick Academy Orchestra performing works by Beethoven, Mozart, and Haydn on period instruments. Program includes: Beethoven’s Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus, op. 43 Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 24 in C Minor, K. 491 Haydn’s Symphony No. 103 in E-flat Major, Hob. I:103 (“Drumroll”) Single Ticket… More

Start: June 30, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

July 1, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: New@Noon – Andy Akiho

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Award winning composer and musician Andy Akiho – a CMNW Protege Project alum – is joined by percussionist Ian Rosenbaum and the Orion String Quartet (Daniel Phillips, Todd Phillips, Steven Tenenbom, Timothy Eddy) performing an all-Akiho concert, including the world premiere of LIgnNIouS 4. Program includes: Andy Akiho’s Omnipresent (2003), Stop Speaking (2011), Aka (2006) LIgNEouS Suite (2010–2015, world premiere of the… More

Start: July 1, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75, on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201

Icicle Creek Chamber Music Festival, through July 16

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The 22nd annual Icicle Creek International Chamber Music Festival offers unforgettable musical experiences and the breathtaking beauty of the Cascade Mountains. Enjoy inspired works by the world’s most beloved composers, performed by world-class artists in an intimate, stunning, and acoustically perfect setting. Performers include Harumi Rhodes, violin; Timothy Christie, viola; Meta Weiss, cello: Sally Singer Tuttle, cello;… More

Start: July 1, 2016 7:00 pm
End: July 16, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Icicle Creek Center for the Arts
Address:
7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, WA, 98826, United States
Cost: $22, $24 at the door; students $12, $14 at the door; those 12 and under admitted free

Astoria Music Festival: Little Women, July 1 & 2

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The Astoria Music Festival Apprentice Vocal Artist Program, in collaboration with the Eugene Opera, presents Mark Adamo’s operatic adaptation of the beloved American novel. Mezzo-soprano Hannah Penn (pictured) heads a cast of today’s finest young singers from the Pacific Northwest. Fully staged by Mark Beudert. Two performances: July 1 at 7:30 p.m. and July 2 at 2 p.m…. More

Start: July 1, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Clatsop Community College Performing Art Center
Address:
588 16th Street, Astoria, OR, 97103, United States

Siletz Bay Music Festival: Invitation to the Dance – Swing Shift Big Band

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Big Band Ballroom Dancing. Enjoy listening and dancing to the music of Swing Shift Big Band with featured artists: Dick Hyman, piano Clairdee, jazz vocalist Ken Peplowski, clarinet Reserve tickets.

Start: July 1, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Salishan Spa & Golf Resort
Address:
7760 U.S. 101, Gleneden Beach, OR, 97388, United States
Cost: $35

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