April 29, 2017
The Portland Dutch Society is presenting the third annual Classical Musicians of Holland concert. This concert is part of a North West American tour featuring three winners of Holland’s most competitive young adult classical program, the Prinses Christina Concours. The program features three award-winning Dutch performers: Tim de Vries (Violin) Hadewich De Meester (Soprano),and Floris van Dam… More
Featuring Elizabeth Eklund – mezzo soprano; Sandra Hyslop – pianist. The Portland Ballet presents an intimate evening of cabaret love songs with mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Eklund and pianist Sandra Hyslop. The benefit, “Tell Me the Truth About Love,” features the beloved music of Cole Porter, Jerome Kern, Kurt Weill, Francis Poulenc, Érik Satie, and more. Only 102 tickets available,… More
The vocal ensemble explores Russian Orthodox choral works from the Imperial Court Chapel in Saint Petersburg, composed by the Venetian classical masters employed there under Catherine the Great. Two performances: April 29 at 8 p.m. at St. Mary’s Cathedral, 1716 N.W. Davis Street, and April 30 at 3 p.m. at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, 1112 S.E. 41st… More
Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to bring world class symphony musicians to the public. Come watch a 30-minute “blitz” performance by Erin Furbee and Peter Frajola-violins, Robert Taylor-trombone at the Hollywood Senior Center! For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.
April 30, 2017
Join us for a preview of Portland Opera’s upcoming production of Puccini’s LA BOHÈME. Hosted by Chorus Master and Assistant Conductor Nicholas Fox with performances by Portland Opera’s Resident Artists, library patrons are invited to explore this love story set in 1830’s Paris. For more information about Portland Opera visit www.portlandopera.org.
Come enjoy a wine tasting benefiting Portland Symphonic Girlchoir, hosted by Laurine & Alfredo Apolloni of Apolloni Vineyard. The event will be held at The Highland Racquet Club and will feature fine Apolloni Wines and delicious appetizers in a beautiful setting. To reserve tickets, call 503 226 6162.
Calmus captivates both audiences and critics with its charming stage presence, flawless technique, and entertaining presentation. A perfect blend of sound, precision, lightness, and wit. These are the hallmarks of Calmus, now one of the most successful vocal groups in Germany. “[Calmus Ensemble] held the audience…spellbound with its artistry.” The Washington Post Program includes – All… More
Join the Oregon Symphonic Band for its exciting 30th anniversary performance featuring guest soloist, world-renowned trumpeter Allen Vizzutti. Come see the performance at the Newmark Theatre on Sunday, April 30th at 3:00 pm. Purchase tickets by clicking here. Program includes: Dvorak’s Finale from the New World Symphony, original music by Allen Vizzutti, the Midway March by John Williams, the… More
Join award-winning music critic David Stabler as he devotes an entire class to the piano and the artists who bring it to life in so many ways. He’ll explore Artur Rubinstein’s gorgeous sound in Chopin, Sviatoslav Richter’s ferocity in Beethoven, Glenn Gould’s mastery of Bach, Mitsuko Uchida’s pliancy in Mozart, plus the artistry of Martha… More
Celebrating their 40th season, the Florestan Trio presents a concert of piano quartets, featuring Janet Guggenheim, piano; Carol Sindell, violin; Hamilton Cheifetz, cello; with Kenji Bunch, viola. The program includes Piano Quartet in G minor by Mozart, Piano Quartet by Schumann, and Duo for Violin and Cello by Kodaly. Tickets available at the door or at:… More