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May 1, 2016

PYP Spring Concert

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This Portland Youth Philharmonic concert features the winner of PYP’s Soloist Competition and Anatol Lladov’s Eight Russian Folk Songs. PYP’s final concert of the season also includes a performance of Zoltán Kodláy’s Peacock Variations. Check with PYP for ticket reservations.      

Start: May 1, 2016 4:00 pm
End: May 1, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 S.W. Broadway, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: $19 to $55

Extraordinary Young Musicians at St. Paul’s

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Leslie Katter, Brooke Brooks and Bridget Goodwin perform sacred music for solo soprano and soprano trio.        

Start: May 1, 2016 4:00 pm
End: May 1, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Address:
1444 Liberty Street SE, Salem, OR, 97302, United States
Cost: No ticket required, but donations to the Music Guild gratefully accepted

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral: Organ Recital

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Bruce Neswick, Trinity’s Interim Canon for Cathedral Music, performing David Hurd’s organ suite Te Deum laudamus. Visit the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral website to view the full 2015-2016 season schedule.

Start: May 1, 2016 4:15 pm
Venue: Trinity Cathedral
Address:
147 NW 19th Avenue, Portland, 97209

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral: Evensong

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The Cathedral choirs sing music by David Hurd. Visit the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral website to view the full 2015-2016 season schedule.

Start: May 1, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Cathedral
Address:
147 NW 19th Avenue, Portland, 97209

St. James Lutheran Church: Bach Cantata Vesper

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The St. James Bach Cantata Choir, with soprano Christine Welch Elder, tenor Brian Tierney and bass Kevin Helppie, plus orchestra, perform J. S. Bach’s Cantata No. 31 for Easter,  Der Himmel lacht, die Erde jubilieret.      

Start: May 1, 2016 5:00 pm
End: May 1, 2016 6:15 pm
Venue: St. James Lutheran Church
Address:
1315 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Free will offering

May 3, 2016

Artists Repertory Theatre: Grand Concourse, Through May 29

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In an industrial soup kitchen in the Bronx, Shelley is a nun struggling to pray and questioning her life’s work. Her world in service to the needy, alongside a Dominican immigrant security guard and joke-writing “regular,” is rocked when a rainbow-haired college drop-out comes to volunteer. The girl’s enthusiasm and erratic behavior will change the… More

Start: May 3, 2016 7:30 pm
End: May 29, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Phone: 503-241-1278
Address:
1515 SW Morrison Street, Portland, 97205

Classical Up Close: Oregon Symphony Musicians on the Loose

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Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra (OSO) and community partners to offer free chamber music concerts — performed by musicians from the OSO and select musician friends — in venues around the Portland metro area. Program includes: David Ludwig’s String Quartet No. 1 (2014), Pale Blue Dot… More

Start: May 3, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Lake Grove Presbyterian Church
Address:
4040 Sunset Drive, Lake Oswego, OR, 97035, United States
Cost: Free Admission

May 4, 2016

Old Church Sack Lunch Concert: Philip Mandel in Recital

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Starting at the age of five, Mandel received musical training in the New York area with the late Polish immigrant and concert pianist Adam Kapuscinski. While his formal training was classical, he played for many years in different bands in the Boston area: top 40 bands, show bands, wedding bands, and even a duo. Since moving to… More

Start: May 4, 2016 12:00 pm
End: May 4, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: The Historic Old Church
Address:
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Free

Classical Up Close: Oregon Symphony Musicians on the Loose

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Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to offer free chamber music concerts. Featuring Special Guest Artist: Suzanne Nance. Program includes: Louis Spohr’s Duo No. 2 in D Major for Two Violins, Op. 67 with Julie Coleman, violin; Lisbeth Dreier, violin. Concert Duo for Violin… More

Start: May 4, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Nordia House
Address:
8800 SW Oleson Road, Portland, 97223
Cost: Free Admission

May 5, 2016

Sound of Late: What Water Knows

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PERFORMERS: Emma Lynn, soprano; Satchel Henneman, guitar; Sarah Pyle, flute; Rebecca Olason, horn; Bryce C. Caster, violin; Andrew Stiefel, viola; Milo Fultz, double bass. FISHER POETS: Lara Merrersmith Glavin; Joel Miller; Lauren Sheehan; Sean Talbot. Sound of Late, a Seattle and Portland-based ensemble, plays contemporary classical chamber music by composers Emily Doolittle, Nicole Portley, Bright… More

Start: May 5, 2016 7:30 pm
End: May 5, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Headwaters Theatre
Address:
55 NE Farragut Street #9, Portland, 97211
Cost: $10 in advance, $15 at the door

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