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September 19, 2014

Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra: French Connections, Soptember 19 & 20

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PCSO presents a collection of French masterpieces, including the Piano Concerto in G by Maurice Ravel played by the outstanding pianist Anna Polonsky. The entire orchestra is featured in the mighty Pictures at an Exhibition, orchestrated by Ravel - one... More

Start: September 19, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 21, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church
Phone: 503-228-3195
Address:
1838 SW Jefferson St., Portland, 97201

CRT: Good People, through October 5

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Clackamas Repertory Theatre presents David Lindsay-Abaire’s Tony-nominated play, set in South Boston. Southie Margie Walsh lives a hard-scrabble life there taking care of her disabled daughter, working at the local dollar store, and playing bingo with her friends. When she loses... More

Start: September 19, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 5, 2014 4:30 pm
Address:
19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, OR, 97045, United States
Cost: $28; $26 for seniors and $12 for youth

September 20, 2014

Oregon Symphony: Ben Folds Special Concert

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LIVE in concert! Legendary piano rocker Ben Folds plays his greatest hits with the Oregon Symphony, featuring the Portland premiere of his new piano concerto. Paul Ghun Kim, conductor. Don’t miss this incredible musical experience! Visit the OREGON SYMPHONY website to purchase... More

Start: September 20, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $35 to $125

Portland Center Stage: Dreamgirls, Through November 1

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This groundbreaking musical, loosely based on the career of The Supremes, takes you to a revolutionary time in American music history when rhythm and blues blended with other styles of popular music and created a new American sound—Motown. In the... More

Start: September 20, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 1, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: On the Main Stage of the Gerding Theater at the Armory
Phone: 503-445-3700
Address:
128 NW Eleventh Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $34 to $74

Newport Symphony Orchestra: Concert, September 20 & 21

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Featuring Newport Symphony Orchestra Musicians Pablo Izquierdo, Oboe; Carolyn Arnquist, Clarinet; Scott King, Horn; Chad Alexander, Bassoon. Program includes Brahms’ Tragic Overture; Sinfonia Concertante K. 297b for Oboe, Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon of Mozart; Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes by Carl... More

Start: September 20, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 21, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Newport Performing Arts Center
Address:
777 W. Olive Street, Newport, OR, 97365, United States
Cost: $10 to $34

September 21, 2014

Portland Piano International: Igor Kamenz in Recital

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“Wonders take some time” was the headline of an outstanding review, Helmut Mauró wrote in the Süddeutsche Zeitung which couldn’t have better described the incredible life path of “wonderpianist” Igor Kamenz. Program Couperin (from Pièces de Clavecin): -  Les Barricades mistérieuses (Sixième Ordre) -  Les Jumelles... More

Start: September 21, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Hall on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $45 to $54

Lutheran Choral Association Sunday Concert Series

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The Lutheran Choral Association celebrates its 77th season with the third of five Sunday concerts. Sue Thompson Armentrout directs the choir, accompanied by Karl Jurisons.

Start: September 21, 2014 4:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: Trinity Lutheran Church
Address:
2194 S E Minter Bridge Road, Hillsboro, OR, 97123, United States

Opera on Screen: Samson and Delilah

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This series of film screenings presents recent productions from the San Francisco Opera, and is a collaboration between Portland Opera and OMSI. This showing of Saint-Saëns’ Samson and Delila includes an introduction, Femmes Fatale in Opera, by Portland Opera Manager of Education... More

Start: September 21, 2014 4:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: Empirical Theater at OMSI
Address:
1945 S.E. Water Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $19-45; see full listing for all ticket prices

Oregon Symphony: Herbie Hancock Special Concert

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With a following as huge as his reputation, jazz giant Herbie Hancock sells out concert halls wherever he goes. The 14-time Grammy winner returns to Portland, this time with his quartet, Herbie Hancock, piano; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums; James Genus, bass... More

Start: September 21, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland , 97205
Cost: $35 to $135

September 22, 2014

Portland Piano International: Igor Kamenz in Recital

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“Unbelievable beauty...extraterrestrial musicality”  – Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Igor Kamenz has been a student of Vitaly Margulis and Sergiu Celibidache for many years. He has been awarded 18 first prizes in international piano competitions. The artist has an extensive repertoire, ranging from Bach to Cage. Program Scarlatti:... More

Start: September 22, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Hall on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $45 to $54

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