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September 28, 2016

The Rhythm Future Quartet

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An acoustic jazz ensemble, the Rhythm Future Quartet, has a straightforward agenda: to keep the spirit of gypsy jazz alive and expanding in today’s musical universe. The virtuosic foursome, named for a Django Reinhardt tune, offers up a newly-minted sound, influenced by the classic Hot Club of France yet wholly contemporary. Reserve tickets online or by… More

Start: September 28, 2016 7:00 pm
End: September 28, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln City Cultural Center
Address:
540 N.E. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR, 97367, United States
Cost: $20 advance, $22 at the door; free for youth ages 18 and under

September 29, 2016

Oregon Symphony: The Music of David Bowie

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His music lives on! A full rock band and vocalist join the orchestra to celebrate the one-of-a-kind genius in a sensational musical odyssey through his unforgettable body of work with Space Odyssey, Changes, Under Pressure, China Girl, and many more. Brent Havens, conductor. Reserve Tickets.  

Start: September 29, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205.
Cost: $35 to $95

September 30, 2016

High Desert Chamber Music Concert Series: FRANK ALMOND, September 30 & October 1

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Opening night of HDCM’s 2016-17 Season, presented by Mission Building, features a return of Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Frank Almond. He performs works from his recently completed follow up recording to A Violin’s Life – the Lipinski Stradivarius. Program includes Brahms’ Violin Sonata No.2 in A major, Op.100; Caprice Op.29 No.3 of Lipiński, Janáček’s Violin… More

Start: September 30, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 1, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Bend Church
Address:
680 NW Bond Street, Bend, OR, 97703, United States
Cost: $10 to $40

Chamber Music Northwest: Emerson String Quartet

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In 2016-17, Chamber Music Northwest will have its first-ever Artists-in-Residence – none other than the nine-time GRAMMY Award winning Emerson String Quartet! Join us for four amazingly diverse concerts – two in the fall and two in the spring – featuring this astounding quartet of Philip Setzer, Eugene Drucker, Lawrence Dutton, and Paul Watkins. Program… More

Start: September 30, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $10 to $50

October 1, 2016

Chamber Music Northwest: Emerson String Quartet

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In 2016-17, Chamber Music Northwest will have its first-ever Artists-in-Residence – none other than the nine-time GRAMMY Award winning Emerson String Quartet! Join us for four amazingly diverse concerts – two in the fall and two in the spring – featuring this astounding quartet of Philip Setzer, Eugene Drucker, Lawrence Dutton, and Paul Watkins. Program… More

Start: October 1, 2016 7:30 am
End: October 1, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Address:
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $30 to $50

VSO Season Opener, October 1 & 2

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The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra begins its new season with Japanese violinist Mayuko Kamio, gold medalist of the 2007 International Tchaikovsky Competition, as soloist in Tchaikovsky’s Concerto in D Major. Bracketing Ms. Kamio’s performance will be Glinka’s Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6. Two performances: October 1 at 3 p.m. and October 2 at 7… More

Start: October 1, 2016 3:00 pm
End: October 2, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Skyview Concert Hall
Address:
1300 N.W. 139th Street, Vancouver, WA, 98685, United States
Cost: $37, $32 for seniors, $10 for students

Cascadia Concert Opera: Showcase of Favorites plus “La Serva Padrona”

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Cascadia Concert Opera is a non-profit organization based in Eugene and dedicated to engaging communities through the vibrant musical storytelling of opera. Each year, it presents opera in many cities throughout the Pacific Northwest. This fall, CCO brings a roster of impressive vocalists from around Western Oregon for an evening of operatic highlights: arias, duets and ensembles, from Baroque… More

Start: October 1, 2016 7:00 pm
End: October 1, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln City Cultural Center
Address:
540 N.E. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR, 97367, United States
Cost: Donations accepted

Wind Symphony and Orchestra Concert

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The Orchestra portion of the program, entitled, Copland’s America, features iconic works by Aaron Copland that defined the Americana sound of the mid-20th century, including: Variations on a Shaker Melody from Appalachian Spring; Four Dances from Rodeo; and selections from Our Town and The Tender Land. The Wind Symphony, under the direction of guest conductor and UP alumna Kylie Pybus, features lively folk dances… More

Start: October 1, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium
Address:
5000 N Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free – No tickets required

October 2, 2016

Lutheran Choral Association Concert

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The Lutheran Choral Association celebrates its 79th season with 5 concerts in the Portland area. Sue Thompson Armentrout directs the choir, accompanied by Karl Jurisons. The repertoire is broad, with music from traditional to down-home gospel, from tender to majestic, including O Nata Lux by nationally-known Morten Lauridsen from Beaverton and Down To the River… More

Start: October 2, 2016 4:00 pm
End: October 2, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: Peace Lutheran Church
Address:
2201 N Rosa Parks Way, Portland, 97217
Cost: There is no charge. An offering will be taken.

St. Paul’s Music Guild: Pacific Ringers

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The Guild’s 2016-17 Evensong Concert Series begins with the Pacific Ringers, a Portland-based adult community handbell ensemble. This select group is dedicated to providing the opportunity for ringers to excel through education and performance.  

Start: October 2, 2016 4:00 pm
End: October 2, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Address:
1444 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97302, United States
Cost: Donations gratefully accepted

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