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November 22, 2014

Metropolitan Youth Symphony: Concert


The Metropolitan Youth Symphony has a passion for community enrichment and collaboration with other local musical groups. As schools in the Portland area have been forced to cut their music programs, MYS has attempted to fill this void through its... More

Start: November 22, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: McGuire Auditorium on the campus of Warner Pacific College
Phone: 503-517-1000
2219 SE 68th Avenue, Portland, 97215
Cost: $5 to $10

Portland Baroque Orchestra: Bohemian Trumpets, November 22 & 23


Featuring Kris Kwapis & Bruno Lourensetto, baroque trumpets; Monica Huggett, director and violin. Monica brings together rarely heard virtuoso music for trumpets and strings from Bohemia alongside evocative music in the “fantastic style” popular in Italian and Germanic lands in the... More

Start: November 22, 2014 7:25 pm
End: November 23, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: First Baptist Church
909 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: $20 to $58

Oregon Symphony: Bernadette Peters


No one lights up the stage like the sparkling Bernadette Peters! The New York Times says it best: “Bernadette Peters has no peer in musical theatre.” The only downside? One performance only!! Paul Ghun Kim, conductor Visit the OREGON SYMPHONY website to purchase tickets... More

Start: November 22, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $30 to $120

University of Portland School of Performing & Fine Arts: Airs, Fantasies & Diamonds


An evening of symphonic string music. As a prelude to their January tour, the Orchestra will present an evening of varied music written for string orchestra. Selections will include Karl Jenkins’ Palladio, a portion of which was made famous in the... More

Start: November 22, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium on the campus of the University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free Admission

Consonare Chorale: Lamps & Lenses, a Light from Afar

Lamps and Lenses

The ensemble offers a program that includes Robinovitch’s Olivido, Mark Patterson’s O Light, Awaken, An American Tune by Paul Simon, and Daniel Gawthrop’s Sing Me to Heaven. Admission $20 at the door, $18 in advance and $15 for seniors and... More

Start: November 22, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 22, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: First Congregational United Church of Christ:
1126 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: $20; see full listing for discount information

November 23, 2014

OJMCHE Special Event: Writing the Jewish Experience – Writing Workshop


Participants explore, in their own words, what they consider the Jewish experience. In this generative workshop, works by Allen Ginsberg, Yehuda Amichai, Adrienne Rich, Grace Paley, Sabena Stark, Yuvi Zalkow, and others, are considered as motivations for expressing our deeply... More

Start: November 23, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 23, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
1953 NW Kearney, Portland, 97209
Cost: $45 to $60

Celebration Works: Susan Chan, piano, “East West Encounter”


Pianist Susan Chan intermingles music from eastern and western cultures, including Bach transcriptions and works by contemporary Chinese composers. Tickets: $10, available at the door. Free parking available during concerts in the underground garage at the corner of SW 12th and Morrison.... More

Start: November 23, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church
Phone: 503 228 7331
1200 SW Alder, Portland, 97205
Cost: $10

Metropolitan Youth Symphony: Concert


Metropolitan Youth Symphony provides music education and performance opportunities for young musicians of all ages and levels of experience, contributing to the musical development of thousands of young musicians. Hundreds of youth concerts have been performed all over the Pacific... More

Start: November 23, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Glencoe High School
Phone: 503-844-1900
2700 NW Glencoe Road, 2700 NW Glencoe Road, 97124
Cost: $5 to $10

Corvallis-OSU Symphony Orchestra: “American Music”


Our second subscription concert will hopefully be the first in a series devoted to American composers. But wait, why does it begin with an arrangement of the National Anthem by Igor Stravinsky? Wasn’t he Russian? Yes, but he immigrated to... More

Start: November 23, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Lasells Stewart Center on the Campus of Oregon State University
Phone: 541-737-2402
875 SW 26th Street, Corvallis, OR, 97331-3101, United States
Cost: $22 to $32

David Salminen: Solar Flares!

Solar Flares

The classically trained pianist, now a piano improvvisatore based in Portland, briefly speaks on the interaction of solar flares and other activity with the Earth before launching into a set of spontaneous piano improvisations. The concert is in two halves, each about 30 minutes,... More

Start: November 23, 2014 3:00 pm
End: November 23, 2014 4:30 pm
Venue: Portland Piano Company
711 S.W. 14th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free, but donations gladly accepted

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