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August 7, 2015

Byrd Festival: Pontifical Solemn Mass

Byrd Festival

This year’s William Byrd Festival opens with a service in memory of David Trendell, late Director of Music at King's College (pictured). Cantores in Ecclesia sings Victoria’s setting of the Requiem Mass from his Officium Defunctorum, 1605. Blake Applegate directs. Visit William Byrd Festival... More

Start: August 7, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 7, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: St. Stephen’s Church
1112 S.E. 41st Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: Free will offering

August 8, 2015

William Byrd Festival: Public Lectures, August 8, 15 & 22


The William Byrd Festival presents the following public lectures: Dr. Kerry McCarthy - In the Footsteps of Thomas Tallis, Saturday, August 8 at 11:00 A.M. Jeremy Summerly, Royal Academy of Music, London - Reconstructing Tallis, Saturday, August 15 at 11:00 A.M. William Mahrt, Stanford University - What is a... More

Start: August 8, 2015 11:00 am
End: August 22, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: St. Stephen's Church
1112 SE 41st Avenue, Portland, 97214
Cost: Free-will offering

Hawaiian Culture Fest


Performers from the OHANA Foundation of Portland present live Hawaiian music, dance and chant in this family event bringing to life creation stories from the Islands. Tickets available at the door and from Music in Small Spaces.

Start: August 8, 2015 2:00 pm
End: August 8, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Beaverton Library Auditorium
12375 S.W. Fifth Street, Beaverton, OR, 97005, United States
Cost: $16, $11 for seniors & students, those 12 and under admitted free

Magenta Theater Academy: Set Design Workshop; August 8, 9, 11

Magenta Theater

This workshop is intended for anyone age twenty and above who is interested in designing a set for Magenta Theater. The company’s Technical Director, Duane Peterson, instructs students on the design process and implementation, with no actual construction involved. The... More

Start: August 8, 2015 4:00 pm
End: August 11, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Magenta Theater
606 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States

Portland SummerFest Presents Opera in the Park


Join us for an extraordinary, one-and-only, free Opera in the Park performance of Grand & Glorious: Opera’s Greatest Arias, Duets, and Ensembles, starring Soprano Angela Meade and Soprano Amy Hansen, Mezzo MaryAnn McCormick, Tenor Cameron Schutza, and Baritone Luis Ledesma with the... More

Start: August 8, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Washington Park Amphitheater, next to the Rose Gardens
1715 SW Skyline Blvd., Portland, 97221
Cost: Free Admission

Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra: Summer Bon-Bons


Dr. Jeffrey Specht, conducts the Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra performing Telemann’s Concerto Polonois; Symphony No. 6 “Symphonie Spiriuelle”  of Hamerik; Whitacre’s October; Capriol Suite of Warlock; Elgar’s Sospiri; “Waltz” from Serenade of Tchaikovsky. Edmund Stone, host Tickets: Adults $15; ​Seniors (65+)... More

Start: August 8, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: $5 to $ 15

Alternate Destination: World Chamber Jazz Concert


Alternate Destination is a unique world chamber jazz trio. The trio features Mary Ellen Grace on saxophone, Joel Kleinbaum on bassoon, and Michael Hagmeier on guitar, didjeridu, and percussion. Alternate Destination's second annual reunion concert features original music that blends Western... More

Start: August 8, 2015 8:00 pm
End: August 8, 2015 9:45 pm
Venue: Colonial Heights Presbyterian Church
2828 SE Stephens Street, Portland , 97214
Cost: $15

August 9, 2015

Northwest Young Voices: Benefit Concert and Scholarship Competition


A growing interest of the Portland SummerFest organization has been to nurture the next generation of professional singers. Our 2015 production is OperaRAMA in the Park – Opera’s Greatest Arias, Duets and Ensembles. The evening features Metropolitan opera star and Northwest... More

Start: August 9, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: St. John the Baptist Church on the campus of Oregon Episcopal School
6300 SW Nicol Road, Portland, 97223
Cost: Free Admission, Donations Appreciated

Summer Pipe Organ Concert


Meg Cutting, a sophomore at the Eastman School of Music, in Rochester, NY, is pursuing a Bachelor of Music in Organ Performance in the studio of Nathan Laube. She recently won first place in the Chapter AGO/Quimby Regional Competition for... More

Start: August 9, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Saint Mark Lutheran Church
790 Marion St. NE, Salem, OR, 79301, United States
Cost: Event is free and open to the public



Featuring Bryce Caster, Travis Chapman, Chris Fotinakis, Mike Hsu, Amy Roesler—violin; Jean Mastaler, Grace Young—viola; Betsy Goy, Hannah Hillebrand—cello; Chang Lee—Bass; Mitchell Falconer—Keyboard. ARCO-PDX (the Amplified Repertory Chamber Orchestra of Portland) presents DISCORDIA—a concert of daring works by 20th and 21st... More

Start: August 9, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Holocene
1001 SE Morrison Street, Portland, 97214
Cost: "Pay your hourly wage" suggested donation

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