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June 4, 2016

Wilsonville Festival of Arts, June 4 & 5


The Wilsonville Festival of Arts celebrates art and culture in Oregon. The 2 day event features arts and food vendors, interactive craft area, live entertainment, student art pavilion, and fun for the whole family. Events include musical and theatrical performances, art show and sales, art demonstrations, art activities, and much more. Through raffles, a silent… More

Start: June 4, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 5, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: Town Center Park
29600 SW Park Place, Wilsonville, OR, 97070, United States
Cost: Free Admission

Oregon Coast Chamber Music Society: Love Is in the Air


Internationally acclaimed pianist Alexander Tutunov, also Artist in Residence at Southern Oregon University, performs a variety of light romantic pieces by Brahms, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Chopin and others. A 20 minute intermission features refreshments prepared and served by the award-winning Taft High Culinary Club.  

Start: June 4, 2016 4:00 pm
End: June 4, 2016 6:00 pm
535 S.W. Cove Point, Depoe Bay, OR, 97341, United States
Cost: $25, checks should be payable to OCCA

Oregon Chorale: Songs for a Summer Night, June 4 & 5

Oregon Chorale

This sixty-voice symphonic choir is conducted by artistic director candidate Scott Tuomi in a program that includes traditional choral pieces such as Britten’s Hymn to St. Cecilia and Byrd’s This Sweet and Merry Month, as well as pieces about summer and celestial bodies, including Eleanor Daley’s The Stars are with the Voyager and Eriks Eisenvalds’ Stars. Two… More

Start: June 4, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 5, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Two venues
See full listing for details, Tualatin & Hillsboro, OR, United States
Cost: Advance: $15, $10 for students & seniors. At the door: $18, $12 for students & seniors. Those under 18 admitted free.

Clark College: 5th Annual Big Band Bash

Clark College

Opening the event for the fourth year in a row is the Beacock Music Swing Band, under the direction of Cary Pederson. Returning for the second year in a row is the Clackamas College Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Lars Campbell. The evening end with the internationally acclaimed Clark College Jazz Ensemble under the direction… More

Start: June 4, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 4, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Gaiser Center, Clark College
1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, WA, 98663, United States
Cost: Free

Cascade Singers: Spring Concert, June 4 & 5

Cascade Singers

“Forty Years of Happy Singing” is the theme of this concert, as it is the 40th anniversary of the community choir’s first public performance, which occurred at his same site. Favorite songs from past years will be featured, along with an appearance by the children’s choir. Two performances: June 4 at 7 p.m. and June… More

Start: June 4, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 5, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: St. Peter’s Landmark
405 Lincoln Street, The Dalles, OR, 97058, United States
Cost: Donations gladly accepted at the door

Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestras: In The Shadow of Beethoven


Dr. Jeffrey Specht conducts the Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra performing –   Beethoven: Wellington’s Victory –   Brahms: Symphony No. 1 –   Plus a new work by the winner of the 2016 John Kenneth Cole Composition Prize Tickets: Adults: $17, Seniors (65+) and Students (with ID): $10, Children under 5: free, available at OPACO website.

Start: June 4, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: $10 to $17

June 5, 2016

Celebration Works: Women of the 19th Century & Beyond


Cultural and societal norms of the past often presented challenges for women composers, whose works were often overshadowed by those of their male counterparts. Despite this, women have a rich history of composition, particularly of chamber music. The Northwest Piano Trio — violinist Heather Mastel-Lipson, cellist Hannah Hillebrand and pianist Susan McDaniel — presents works composed by women between the 19th… More

Start: June 5, 2016 2:00 pm
End: June 5, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: First Presbyterian Church
1200 S.W. Alder Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: 1200 S.W. Alder Street

East County Community Orchestra Spring Concert


Dr. Roger G. Nickerson directs the 70-piece orchestra, which consists of amateur and professional musicians from all walks of life. This concert includes Rimsky-Korsakov’s Procession of the Nobles, Skornicka’s Eroica Overture, and Johann Strauss, Jr.’s, Emperor Waltz. Vocalist Patti Perigo is special guest.      

Start: June 5, 2016 3:00 pm
End: June 5, 2016 4:30 pm
Venue: Horner Performing Arts Center, David Douglas High School
1400 S.E. 130th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97233, United States
Cost: Free, but donations to the non-profit ensemble are welcome

Willamette Falls Symphony End of Season Concert


The orchestra features comedy in music with Phantom of the Oprah, Duet for Two Cats, Beethoven’s 9th Symphony Mambo and more. On a serious note, Anna Steirer, winner of the symphony’s concerto contest, is soloist in Telemann’s G Major Viola Concerto. Also on the program is the orchestra’annual silent auction, offering vacation rentals, art, wine, collectibles, and jewelry,… More

Start: June 5, 2016 3:00 pm
End: June 5, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Oregon City United Methodist Church
18955 S. South End Road, Oregon City, OR, 97045, United States
Cost: $12, $10 for seniors & students, children under 12 admitted free with adult or senior. Cash or check only.

Vocal Jazz Quintet in Performance


Megan Miller, Leah Brakebill, David Nelson, Nicholas Ertsgaard and Barry Nelson are accompanied by pianist Mark Simon, bassist Kevin Deitz and drummer Mike Snyder in a program of sacred jazz and gospel music.        

Start: June 5, 2016 4:00 pm
End: June 5, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
1444 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97302, United States
Cost: Donations to the Music Guild gratefully accepted

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