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July 12, 2015

Elixir of Love Preview


Conductor Nicholas Fox leads a fifty-minute preview of Portland Opera’s upcoming production of the Donizetti work, with musical examples provided by the company’s Resident Artists: soprano Katrina Galka, tenor Ian Jose Ramirez and baritone Alexander Elliott.

Start: July 12, 2015 2:00 pm
End: July 21, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Multnomah County Central Library
801 S.W. 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free

Portland Columbia Symphony: The Maestro Show


World-class tenor Dominique Moralez returns to his hometown of Portland to bring his internationally renowned The Maestro Show to our stage. This sparkling show features celebrated artists from opera, theater, and film and includes the greatest songs and dance numbers... More

Start: July 12, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: The Gerding Theater at the Armory
Phone: 503-445-3700
128 NW Eleventh Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $45 to $100

The Chopin Concertos with pianist David Rothman and organist Michael Barnes


David Rothman won a piano scholarship to study at the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, where he was a student of Mieczyslaw Horszowski and Seymour Lipkin. Michael Barnes has been the Senior Organist at Westminster Presbyterian Church since May 2,... More

Start: July 12, 2015 2:00 pm
End: July 12, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: The Old Church Concert Hall
1422 SW 11th Avenue, Portland , 97201
Cost: $5 to $15

Love: 101, a Musical Cabaret

Love 101

Class is in session for this funny and touching revue about relationships, featuring vocalist Heidi Dvais, pianist Allen Malarkey and percussionist Monty Lamb, plus guest actors, singers and instrumentalists performing favorite songs from every genre and decade. Reserve tickets.

Start: July 12, 2015 7:00 pm
End: July 12, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Portland Community Music Center
3350 S.E. Francis Street, Portland, OR, 97202, United States
Cost: $10

July 13, 2015

Opera in Depth: The Elixir of Love


This detailed exploration of the Donizetti work is led by Portland Opera’s Bob Kingston, Resident Historian and Lecturer, and Alexis Hamilton, Manager of Education & Outreach. Admission $20; $10 student tickets can be ordered from the box office at 503-241-1802 or 866-739-6737. ... More

Start: July 13, 2015 7:30 pm
End: July 13, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Hampton Opera Center
211 S.E. Caruthers Street, Portland, OR, 97214, United States

CMNW Summer Festival: Celebrating the Viola with Schubert, Schumann and More, July 13 & 14


Featuring Nikki Chooi, Daniel Phillips, Paul Neubauer, Fred Sherry, Inon Barnatan, Yevgeny Yontov, Evanna Chiew. This diverse program includes a celebration of the many personalities of the viola in works by Schubert, Schumann, Massenet, and even with voice. CMNW festival favorite Paul... More

Start: July 13, 2015 8:00 pm
End: July 14, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, Portland
Cost: $10.00 to $60.00

July 15, 2015

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival: The French Connection Club Concert II


Featuring Akropolis Reed Quintet (Timothy Gocklin, Kari Dion, Matt Landry, Ryan Reynolds, Andrew Koeppe), Nikki Chooi, Jay Campbell, Tara Helen O’Connor, David Shifrin, Yevgeny Yontov. A remarkable evening of French music, including Messiaen’s transformative and spiritually evocative Quartet for the End... More

Start: July 15, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Rose Theatre
3000 NE Alberta Street, Portland, Portland
Cost: $10 to $25

July 16, 2015

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival: Beethoven’s Complete Violin Sonatas – Part III


Featuring Augustin Hadelich and Inon Barnatan. This third of three installments of Beethoven’s complete violin sonatas features two of the world’s most phenomenal young musicians. Don’t miss this powerhouse duo in our final evening of Beethoven’s great masterpieces for violin and piano! BEETHOVEN Sonata No.... More

Start: July 16, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202.
Cost: $10.00 to $60.00

July 17, 2015

CMNW Summer Festival: Open Rehearsal – Brahms Quintet in B Minor


Artists: David Shifrin, Clarinet and Miró Quartet, Ensemble. Get a behind-the-scenes look as CMNW musicians put the finishing touches on Brahms’s Quintet in B Minor for Clarinet and String Quartet, Op. 115. Open rehearsals last about one hour. An informal Q & A... More

Start: July 17, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 17, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: Free Admission

Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, July 17-19


Portland Summer Opera Workshop returns for a sixth season, presenting a concert version of the opera in its entirety, sung in Italian with English subtitles. Musical Director Luke Housner is at the piano, and the cast is a blend of local talent mixed... More

Start: July 17, 2015 6:00 pm
End: July 19, 2015 6:45 pm
Venue: St. Michael and All Angels
1704 N.E. 43rd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97213, United States
Cost: Free will donation

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