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September 11, 2015

OSO in Salem: Pablo Villegas

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The Spanish guitarist returns as soloist in Rodrigo’s Fantasía para un gentilhombre, part of an Oregon Symphony program that includes the complete ballet music for La Pèri by Dukas, Corigliano’s Troubadours, and the Rapsodie espagnol of Ravel. Carlos Kalmar conducts. Get more information... More

Start: September 11, 2015 8:00 pm
End: September 11, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Smith Auditorium, Willamette University
Address:
270 Winter Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, United States

September 12, 2015

SCO: Open Dress Rehearsal & Soundbites Luncheon

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The Salem Chamber Orchestra offers the public an opportunity to watch the ensemble prepare for its September 13 concert, listed separately. Dress rehearsals are a great way to hear fantastic live music, see behind the scenes, and even get a... More

Start: September 12, 2015 10:00 am
End: September 12, 2015 12:30 pm
Venue: Hudson Hall, Mary Stuart Rogers Music Center, Willamette University
Address:
900 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $5, free for students & children

The Harp is Hip!

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Harpist Denise Fujikawa plays her favorite pieces and shares thoughts about the composers and their music. Fujikawa plays with the Portland Opera Orchestra and teaches harp at Portland State University. This is a family-friendly concert, with compact discs on sale. Reserve... More

Start: September 12, 2015 2:00 pm
End: September 12, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Beaverton Library Auditorium
Address:
12375 S.W. Fifth Street, Beaverton, OR, 97005, United States
Cost: $16, $11 for seniors & students, those twelve and under admitted free

Oregon Symphony: Pablo Villegas

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Audiences shot to their feet at Pablo’s recent concert debut. So much so that we had to bring him back as quickly as possible – this time with another of Rodrigo’s famous guitar works. Few performers electrify audiences as he... More

Start: September 12, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $23 to $125

Big Horn Brass: Spin the Radio Dial, September 12 & 13

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Big Horn Brass was Founded in 1983 by Andrew Harris, Big Horn Brass draws its members from symphonies and brass ensembles across the Portland/Vancouver area. The group performs a wide variety of music including classical, romantic, renaissance, ragtime, marches, patriotic,... More

Start: September 12, 2015 7:30 pm
End: September 13, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Two venues, see full listing for details
Address:
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PST: Founders, Friends and Faves

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Real, true stories told by Portland Story Theater founders Lawrence Howard, Lynne Duddy, and Penny Walter, along with Warren McPherson, Leigh Hancock, and John Mink. Each storyteller has ten minutes to tell their tale, taking the listeners to a shared experience... More

Start: September 12, 2015 8:00 pm
End: September 12, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Abbey
Address:
126 N.E. Alberta Street, Portland, OR, 97211, United States
Cost: $15 in advance, $18 at the door; $5 Arts for All admission

September 13, 2015

38th Annual Middle Eastern Festival

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St. George Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church is pleased to announce its upcoming 38th annual Middle East Festival featuring Kliros, a semiprofessional choir that sings Orthodox music in its appropriate liturgical setting. Activities include: 2 free performances by KLIROS  featuring works of... More

Start: September 13, 2015 12:00 pm
End: September 13, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: St. George Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church
Address:
2101 NW 162nd Avenue, Portland, 97230
Cost: Free Admission

SCO: Serenade

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The Salem Chamber Orchestra opens its season with a concert that includes Tchaikovsky’s Op. 48 Serenade for Strings and Arvo Pärt’s Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten, as well as Gerald Finzi’s Clarinet Concerto with Louis DeMartino as soloist. Nikolas... More

Start: September 13, 2015 3:00 pm
End: September 13, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Hudson Hall, Willamette University
Address:
900 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States

September 17, 2015

Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions

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Pokémon comes to life will all new musical arrangements and carefully timed visuals from recent and classic Pokémon video games. This show has become the must-see video game concert of the year, giving fans and newcomers of all ages the... More

Start: September 17, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $30 to $115

Mercy Killers at Portland’s Alberta Rose Theater

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Recipient of the Scotsman Fringe First Award at the 2013 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the largest arts festival in the world. Mercy Killers is in the tradition of Arthur Miller and Clifford Odets, to Tony Kutchner and Anna Deavere Smith in... More

Start: September 17, 2015 8:00 pm
End: September 17, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Rose Theater
Address:
3000 NE Alberta Street, Portland, 97211
Cost: $15 advance, $20 door

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