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October 10, 2015

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

Liszt’s Transcendental Etudes


Graduate students of Dr. Alexandre Dossin of the University of Oregon School of Music perform.

Start: October 11, 2015 3:00 pm
End: October 11, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Church of Good Samaritan
333 N.W. 35th Street, Corvallis, OR, 97330, United States
Cost: Free, but donations are welcome

Trinity Episcopal Cathedral: Oktoberfest Hymn Sing


Celebrate the beginning of fall with a special potluck hymn sing. Bring food and a beer to share! Please fill out the Online Registration Form to sign up for this event. Visit the Trinity Episcopal Cathedral website to view the full 2015-2016 season schedule.

Start: October 11, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Cathedral’s Kempton Hall
147 NW 19th Avenue, Portland, 97209

Oregon Guitar Trio in Concert


Matt Gwinup, David Kelley and David Rogers perform music by Paulo Bellinati, Robert Reich, Jean-­Baptiste Lully, Pierre Beauchamp, Gustav Holst, Koji Kondo, Shigeru Miyamoto and David Kelley.

Start: October 11, 2015 7:00 pm
End: October 11, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Vie de Bohème
1530 S.E. 7th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $5 cover

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