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August 1, 2015

Unistus Chamber Choir: Estonia Days Concert

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Directed by Artistic Director Lonnie Cline, the ensemble performs choral music with and without accompaniemnt, and the Tulehoidjad dance troupe performs a group of Estonian songs. This concert kicks off a summer Canadian tour for Unistus, with performances in Vancouver, B.C. on... More

Start: August 1, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 1, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Milwaukie Lutheran Church
Address:
3810 S.E. Lake Road, Milwaukie, OR, 97222, United States
Cost: $12, $10 for seniors & students, children under five admitted free

August 2, 2015

Icicle Creek Center for the Arts: Young Pianist Camp, Through August 9

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2015 Faculty: Dr. Oksana Ezhokina (Program Director and Chair of Piano Studies, Pacific Lutheran University) and Dr. Naomi Niskala (Professor of Piano, Susquehanna University, PA) This Icicle Creek Center for the Arts program welcomes young aspiring pianists, ages 13-18 years, for a... More

Start: August 2, 2015
Venue: Icicle Creek Center for the Arts
Address:
7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, WA, 98826, United States
Cost: $550 to $950

Portland Wind Symphony: Concert

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Portland Wind Symphony presents its final summer concert. Guest conductor Pat Vandehey leads the ensemble in a variety of music ranging from The Carnival of Venice featuring euphonium soloist Al Torres to the San Antonio Dances by Frank Ticheli, and 2... More

Start: August 2, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Director Park
Address:
SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: Free outdoor concert

August 6, 2015

Galaxy Dance Festival, August 6-8

Galaxy Festival

Polaris Dance Company and Polaris Junior Company are among the 15+ Portland-area dance companies presenting a return of this community gathering, including free classes and performance for the whole family.

Start: August 6, 2015 10:00 am
End: August 8, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Director Park
Address:
815 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free

Vancouver Symphony Outdoor Concert

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Nir Kabaretti conducts and April Baer serves as emcee for this program featuring highlights from legendary operas such as The Barber of Seville by Rossini, Carmen by Bizet, La bohème by Puccini, Romeo and Juliet and Faust by Gounod, Cavalleria Rusticana... More

Start: August 6, 2015 6:00 pm
End: August 6, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Esther Short Park
Address:
415 W. 6th Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States
Cost: Free

Icicle Creek Center for the Arts: The Search for Freedom

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This documentary, written and directed by Jon Long (IMAX® Extreme), is a visceral, visual experience told through the eyes some of the brightest pioneers, legends, visionaries and champions of surfing, snowboarding, skiing, skateboarding, mountain biking and more. THE SEARCH FOR FREEDOM... More

Start: August 6, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Snowy Owl Theater, Icicle Creek Center for the Arts
Address:
7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, WA, 98826, United States
Cost: $10 advance or $13 at door

August 7, 2015

William Byrd Festival, through August 23

Byrd Festival

The three-week Festival returns, dedicated this year to the memory of David Trendell — the English organist, lecturer and Director of Music at King's College London, who passed away last October. Included are five liturgical services, an organ recital and choral... More

Start: August 7, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 23, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Different venues
Address:
Portland, OR, United States

Byrd Festival: Pontifical Solemn Mass

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This year’s William Byrd Festival opens with a service in memory of David Trendell, late Director of Music at King's College (pictured). Blake Applegate directs.

Start: August 7, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 7, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: St. Stephen’s Church
Address:
1112 S.E. 41st Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: Free will offering

William Byrd Festival: Liturgical Service

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Pontifical Solemn Mass In Memory of David Trendell (1964-2014)  Cantores in Ecclesia sing Victoria’s setting of the Requiem Mass from his Officium Defunctorum, 1605. Directed by Blake Applegate, Director of Cantores. The Most Reverend Basil Meeking, Celebrant. Visit William Byrd Festival website for more festival... More

Start: August 7, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: St. Stephen's Church
Address:
1112 SE 41st Avenue, Portland, 97214

August 8, 2015

William Byrd Festival: Public Lectures, August 8, 15 & 22

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The William Byrd Festival presents the following public lectures: Dr. Kerry McCarthy - In the Footsteps of Thomas Tallis, Saturday, August 8 at 11:00 A.M. Jeremy Summerly, Royal Academy of Music, London - Reconstructing Tallis, Saturday, August 15 at 11:00 A.M. William Mahrt, Stanford University - What is a... More

Start: August 8, 2015 11:00 am
End: August 22, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: St. Stephen's Church
Address:
1112 SE 41st Avenue, Portland, 97214
Cost: Free-will offering

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