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October 9, 2015

Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland: Encore, Music of Ola Gjeilo


Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland is joined by trumpeter Thomas Barber, the Pacific Youth Chamber Choir, and composer Ola Gjeilo at the piano. This is an all new program of Gjeilo’s works.

Start: October 9, 2015 8:00 pm
End: October 9, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium, Reed College
3203 S.E. Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97202, United States
Cost: Advance prices: $17, $14 for seniors, $5 for students; At the door: $20, $17 for seniors, $5 for students

October 10, 2015

Time Travelers Lyceum & Ball


The Lyceum & Ball is a benefit to support the Hillsboro Historical Society. By supporting the Time Travelers' Lyceum & Ball, you are supporting the ongoing efforts of the Historical Society to collect and preserve the historical and cultural heritage... More

Start: October 10, 2015 12:00 pm
End: October 10, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Odd Fellows Lodge
267 East Main (Upstairs), Hillsboro, OR, 97123, United States
Cost: $15 pre-sale, $20 at the door

The Ensemble: English Ayres & Madrigals, October 10 & 11

The Ensemble

The Ensemble kicks off its season with a mix of a cappella and accompanied English songs expressing frivolity, sadness and merry-making. Four singers and lute bring to life madrigals by Weelkes, Wilbye, Morley and Tomkins, as well as lute ayres by Dowland... More

Start: October 10, 2015 7:00 pm
End: October 11, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Two venues, see full listing for details
OR, United States
Cost: $20-$25

Oregon Symphony: Beethoven’s Eroica, October 10 & 12


A tightly woven program, with warp and weft spinning around Beethoven and Bach. Beethoven’s “Eroica” Symphony shares a rich, emotional heart. And Gubaidulina’s work ties both Bach and Webern into a gorgeous and moving tapestry. Matthew Halls conducts the Oregon Symphony... More

Start: October 10, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 12, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $23 to $105

Oregon Ballet Theatre: Amore Italiano, Through October 17


Oregon Ballet Theatre begins its 26th season with a high-spirited double-bill that revels in a love affair with the culture and especially the music of Italy. Audience favorite James Kudelka (creator of the acclaimed Almost Mozart) returns to Portland to choreograph... More

Start: October 10, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 17, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Keller Auditorium
222 SW Clay Street, Portland, 97201

Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestras: Music From The Dark


Dr. Jeffrey Specht conducts the Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra performing -   von Weber: Der Freischutz Overture -   Schubert: Symphony No. 8 “Unfinished” -   Mozart: Symphony No. 25 -   Gounod: Ballet Music from Faust Tickets: Adults: $17, Seniors (65+) and Students (with ID): $10, Children... More

Start: October 10, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: $10 to $17

Ping and Woof Opera: An Evening of Opera Highlights


Portland’s newest opera company spotlights its singers with this medley of favorite opera arias and ensembles. Baritone Zachary Lenox, tenor Scot Crandal, soprano Jocelyn Claire Thomas and mezzo-soprano Rebecca Sacks perform, with proceeds going to cover the costs of Ping... More

Start: October 10, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 10, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Montavilla United Methodist Church
232 S.E. 80th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97215, United States
Cost: Free, but a $10 donation is suggested

The Golden Age of Russian Guitar

Russian Guitar

For the past decade, Russian guitarist, musicologist and filmmaker Oleg Timofeyev has organized annual festivals dedicated solely to the traditional Russian seven-string guitar. This lecture-recital presents an illustrated history of the instrument, which originated in the 18th century during the reign... More

Start: October 10, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 10, 2015 9:25 pm
Venue: Eliot Hall Chapel, Reed College
3203 S.E. Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97202, United States
Cost: Free

Portland Artisinal Viola Recital

Viola Recital

Violist Stephen Price and pianist Janet Coleman are featured in this recital, which features Divertimento by Jon Newton and A Suprise Beginning by John Stafford Smith. In addition, Michael Barnes will play a familiar and dramatic tune on The Old... More

Start: October 10, 2015 8:00 pm
End: October 10, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: The Old Church
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Free

October 11, 2015

Metropolitan Opera National Council 2015 Oregon District Auditions

Met Opera

The 62nd Metropolitan Opera National Council Oregon District Auditions offer, for the opera lover, the best entertainment value in town: 40 to 50 arias drawn from the entire operatic repertoire, all in one sitting.

Start: October 11, 2015 1:00 pm
End: October 11, 2015 4:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall, Portland State University
1620 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: $18 at the door

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