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March 26, 2017

New Perspectives: A Dedication Concert

This concert marks the official dedication of Lake Grove Presbyterian Church’s new organ console! Jeff Wood, Wendy Bamonte, and Mary Ann Foy will perform a collection of joyful works by living composers, including Emma Lou Diemer, Hans-André Stamm, and Denis Bédard. Performances by Jeff Wood, organist; Wendy Bamonte, flute; and Mary Ann Foy, soprano. The… More

Start: March 26, 2017 2:00 pm
End: March 26, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: Lake Grove Presbyterian Church,
Address:
4040 Sunset Drive, Lake Oswego, OR, 97035, United States
Cost: Free

Oregon Renaissance Band: “500th Year Tribute to Heinrich Isaac”

The Oregon Renaissance Band, formed in 1991, specializes in the performance of 16th and early 17th century repertoire on authentic replicas of historical instruments. They have appeared on NPR’s Performance Today, and performed in numerous concert series in the U.S. and at the Regensburg Early Music Festival in Germany. Recordings include Now make we joye… More

Start: March 26, 2017 3:00 pm
End: March 26, 2017 4:30 pm
Venue: Community Music Center
Address:
3350 SE Francis Street, Portland, 97202
Cost: $15 general, $12 students/seniors

The Infinite Power of Music: Music of Grieving

Presented by David Stabler’s organization The Infinite Power of Music, this class features “Music of Grieving.” What music do we turn to in our time of greatest need? Sorrowful music can be some of the most beautiful in the world: the piercing beauty of “In Paradisum” by Gabriel Faure, the noble “Nimrod” from Edward Elgar’s “Enigma Variations,” Gustav… More

Start: March 26, 2017 4:00 pm
End: March 26, 2017 5:30 pm
Venue: Classic Pianos Recital Hall
Address:
3003 Southeast Milwaukie Ave, Portland, 97202
Cost: $20

Friends of Chamber Music: Quartet San Francisco

International Tango competition grand prize winner and three-time Grammy nominee Quartet San Francisco has gained international acclaim as a group with no boundaries as it delves into tango, world music of all kinds, and jazz, bringing a refreshingly new repertoire to the chamber music tradition. For this concert they are joined by Grammy-nominated steel string acoustic… More

Start: March 26, 2017 7:30 pm
End: March 26, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church
Address:
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $30 to $52

March 29, 2017

Classical Up Close: Kids’ Concert at the Beaverton City Library

Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to bring world class symphony musicians to the public.  Come watch a 45-minute concert for children of all ages!  Performances at 1 pm and 2:30 pm. For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.

Start: March 29, 2017 1:00 pm
End: March 29, 2017 2:30 pm
Venue: Beaverton City Library
Address:
12375 SW Fifth St, Beaverton, OR, 97005, United States
Cost: Free

Friends of Chamber Music: Chanticleer

Called “the world’s reigning male chorus” by The New Yorker, Chanticleer, celebrates its 39th season in 2016-17, performing in the United States, Germany, Austria, Italy, Hong Kong, Singapore, the People’s Republic of China, and Bolivia. Chanticleer is known around the world for the seamless blend of its twelve male voices ranging from soprano to bass and… More

Start: March 29, 2017 7:30 pm
End: March 29, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium
Address:
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: $30 to $52

45th Parallel: Classical Crossroads

Performing artists for this concert include Artistic Director Greg Ewer, violin; Ron Blessinger, violin; Charles Noble, viola; Marilyn De Oliviera, cello; Joseph Berger, horn; Paul Safar, piano/composer; Thomas DeNicola, piano/composer; and Sergio Carreno, percussion. Classical Crossroads includes works that explore the frontiers of early 21st-century classical composition, highlighting the diverse historical and cultural influences that… More

Start: March 29, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 SW Morrison Street, Portland, 97205
Cost: $10 to $25

March 30, 2017

Grace Memorial Episcopal Church: The Gould Piano Trio with Robert Plane, Clarinet

The Gould Piano Trio has remained at the forefront of the international chamber music scene for well over 20 years. Musicians: Lucy Gould, violin, Alice Neary, cello, and Benjamin Frith, piano. Robert Plane, clarinetist, has had a solo and chamber music career. He has performed with the Gould Piano Trio for over 20 years and… More

Start: March 30, 2017 7:30 pm
End: March 30, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Grace Memorial Episcopal Church
Address:
1535 NE 17th Avenue, Portland, 97232
Cost: $30

March 31, 2017

Icicle Creek Center for the Arts: Quartet San Francisco with Alex DeGrassi

Grammy nominees for their last three CD releases (2009, 2007, and 2006) and International Tango competition winners (New York, 2004), Quartet San Francisco expresses itself in its agility and standout virtuosic playing. Quartet San Francisco was founded in 2001 by celebrated Bay Area violinist and composer-arranger Jeremy Cohen. He is joined by violinist Matthew Szemela,… More

Start: March 31, 2017 7:00 pm
End: March 31, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Icicle Creek Center for the Arts
Address:
7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, WA, 98826, United States
Cost: $15 - $32

HDCM Concert Series: Robert Thies

Capturing worldwide attention when he won the Gold Medal at the Second International Prokofiev Competition, Robert Thies became the only American pianist to win first prize in a Russian piano competition since Van Cliburn’s famed triumph in 1958. Thies is presenting a solo recital with repertoire taking you on a voyage through the world’s musical capitals:… More

Start: March 31, 2017 7:30 pm
End: March 31, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Bend Church
Address:
680 N.W. Bond Street, Bend, OR, 97703, United States
Cost: $40

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