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May 29, 2016

Oregon Pro Arte Youth Chamber Orchestra: Season Finale Chamber Jamboree

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The program features Purcell’s Abdelazer Suite and Telemann’s Sinfonia Melodica, as well as Vivaldi’s Concerto for 2 Flutes and Concerto Grosso for 4 Violins. In addition, small chamber ensembles perform works by Shostakovich and Mozart. Reserve tickets.    

Start: May 29, 2016 1:30 pm
End: May 29, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: Provincial House Chapel,Mary’s Woods
Address:
17400 Holy Names Drive, Lake Oswego, OR, 97034, United States

June 3, 2016

Portland Opera: Sweeney Todd, June 3, 5, 9, 10 & 11

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How to Make a Musical Thriller Take one unjustly imprisoned barber, now free and hell-bent on revenge. Blend in a diabolically entrepreneurial meat-pie vendor. Add one each of lecherous old judge, handsome young sailor, and beautiful daughter of the barber. Marinate with musical sophistication, then bake at a high emotional temperature for 2 ½ hours… More

Start: June 3, 2016 7:30 pm
End: June 11, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Keller Auditorium
Phone: 503-274-6560
Address:
222 SW Clay, Portland, 97201

Mocks Crest Productions: Gilbert & Sullivan’s Ruddigore, Through June 26

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This year’s show is the classic Gilbert and Sullivan “Ghost” operetta.  It follows the trials of Robin Oakapple who is truly the rightful heir to the Baronetcy of Ruddigore, but who fled his home twenty years earlier to avoid inheriting the title and the Curse.  The curse is that the Baron must commit a crime… More

Start: June 3, 2016 7:30 pm
End: June 26, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Mago Hunt Theater
Address:
5000 N Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203

June 4, 2016

Wilsonville Festival of Arts, June 4 & 5

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The Wilsonville Festival of Arts celebrates art and culture in Oregon. The 2 day event features arts and food vendors, interactive craft area, live entertainment, student art pavilion, and fun for the whole family. Events include musical and theatrical performances, art show and sales, art demonstrations, art activities, and much more. Through raffles, a silent… More

Start: June 4, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 5, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: Town Center Park
Address:
29600 SW Park Place, Wilsonville, OR, 97070, United States
Cost: Free Admission

Oregon Coast Chamber Music Society: Love Is in the Air

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Internationally acclaimed pianist Alexander Tutunov, also Artist in Residence at Southern Oregon University, performs a variety of light romantic pieces by Brahms, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Chopin and others. A 20 minute intermission features refreshments prepared and served by the award-winning Taft High Culinary Club.  

Start: June 4, 2016 4:00 pm
End: June 4, 2016 6:00 pm
Address:
535 S.W. Cove Point, Depoe Bay, OR, 97341, United States
Cost: $25, checks should be payable to OCCA

Oregon Chorale: Songs for a Summer Night, June 4 & 5

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This sixty-voice symphonic choir is conducted by artistic director candidate Scott Tuomi in a program that includes traditional choral pieces such as Britten’s Hymn to St. Cecilia and Byrd’s This Sweet and Merry Month, as well as pieces about summer and celestial bodies, including Eleanor Daley’s The Stars are with the Voyager and Eriks Eisenvalds’ Stars. Two… More

Start: June 4, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 5, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Two venues
Address:
See full listing for details, Tualatin & Hillsboro, OR, United States
Cost: Advance: $15, $10 for students & seniors. At the door: $18, $12 for students & seniors. Those under 18 admitted free.

Clark College: 5th Annual Big Band Bash

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Opening the event for the fourth year in a row is the Beacock Music Swing Band, under the direction of Cary Pederson. Returning for the second year in a row is the Clackamas College Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Lars Campbell. The evening end with the internationally acclaimed Clark College Jazz Ensemble under the direction… More

Start: June 4, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 4, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Gaiser Center, Clark College
Address:
1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, WA, 98663, United States
Cost: Free

Cascade Singers: Spring Concert, June 4 & 5

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“Forty Years of Happy Singing” is the theme of this concert, as it is the 40th anniversary of the community choir’s first public performance, which occurred at his same site. Favorite songs from past years will be featured, along with an appearance by the children’s choir. Two performances: June 4 at 7 p.m. and June… More

Start: June 4, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 5, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: St. Peter’s Landmark
Address:
405 Lincoln Street, The Dalles, OR, 97058, United States
Cost: Donations gladly accepted at the door

Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestras: In The Shadow of Beethoven

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Dr. Jeffrey Specht conducts the Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra performing –   Beethoven: Wellington’s Victory –   Brahms: Symphony No. 1 –   Plus a new work by the winner of the 2016 John Kenneth Cole Composition Prize Tickets: Adults: $17, Seniors (65+) and Students (with ID): $10, Children under 5: free, available at OPACO website.

Start: June 4, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Address:
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: $10 to $17

June 5, 2016

Celebration Works: Women of the 19th Century & Beyond

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Cultural and societal norms of the past often presented challenges for women composers, whose works were often overshadowed by those of their male counterparts. Despite this, women have a rich history of composition, particularly of chamber music. The Northwest Piano Trio — violinist Heather Mastel-Lipson, cellist Hannah Hillebrand and pianist Susan McDaniel — presents works composed by women between the 19th… More

Start: June 5, 2016 2:00 pm
End: June 5, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: First Presbyterian Church
Address:
1200 S.W. Alder Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: 1200 S.W. Alder Street

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