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February 15, 2016

Greg Ewer & Adam LaMotte: Leclair Sonatas

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Hailed by the New York Times for his “refinement and spirit,” Greg Ewer has been a member of the Oregon Symphony since 2001 and appears regularly with Third Angle, Portland Baroque Orchestra and Pink Martini, and is founder & artistic director of... More

Start: February 15, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 15, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: A SE Portland home
Address:
See full listing for details, Portland, OR, United States
Cost: $15-$20 suggested donation

February 16, 2016

45th Parallel: Unlikely Allies

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Some of Mozart's most inspired music was his glorious writing for winds. Horn and oboe were his favorites. Oregon Symphony members Joseph Berger, horn and Karen Wagner, oboe showcase these wonderfully distinctive instruments with a program spanning two centuries and... More

Start: February 16, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church Concert Hall
Address:
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: General $25; Seniors $20; Students $15

February 17, 2016

Hideki Yamaya in Performance & Lecture

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Yamaya, a specialist on lutes and early guitars from the Renaissance and Baroque periods as well as later guitars from the 18th and 19th centuries, speaks about the development of both instruments and presents music on renaissance lute, baroque guitar,... More

Start: February 17, 2016 8:00 pm
End: February 17, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Building 3, Room 114, Portland Community College
Address:
17705 N.W. Springville Road, Portland, OR, 97229, United States
Cost: Free

February 19, 2016

Portland Baroque Orchestra: Bach and Son, February 19, 20 & 21

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Alexander Weimann, guest director + harpsichord Witness the invention of the keyboard concerto as Alexander Weimann performs the virtuosic Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 with its spectacular harpsichord solo. Music featuring the harpsichord with two instruments (a “triple” pairing) match those by... More

Start: February 19, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 21, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: First Baptist Church
Address:
909 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: $22 to $59

The Julians at Vie de Bohème

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Portland’s own genre-defying lady vocal quartet serenades with music from Björk, Gustav Holst, Gillian Welch, Hozier, Fiona Apple, Giacomo Puccini, Joy Williams, Roland Orzabal and others — at a venue where Old World Paris meets Southeast Portland. Willamette Week described... More

Start: February 19, 2016 8:30 pm
End: February 19, 2016 11:30 pm
Venue: Vie de Bohème
Address:
1530 S.E. 7th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $10 cash cover at the door

February 20, 2016

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: Concert, February 20 & 21

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The Vancouver Symphony performs Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess and his Rhapsody in Blue featuring Thomas Lauderdale, piano; Appalachian Spring and El Salon Mexico of Copland. Salvador Brotons, conductor. Program repeats February 21, 7:00 pm. Tickets available at VSO Website Opening Notes begin... More

Start: February 20, 2016 3:00 pm
End: February 21, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Skyview Concert Hall
Address:
1300 NW 139th Street, Vancouver, WA, 98685, United States
Cost: $10 to $50

University of Portland Performing & Fine Arts: Concert of Sacred Music for Voices and Winds

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Join the Wind Symphony and Chapel Choir for a special concert. UP voice faculty and Portland Opera member Valery Saul joins the Wind Symphony for Luigi Zaninelli’s American Gospel Songs and the two ensembles join forces for David Maslanka’s Liberation.

Start: February 20, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Chapel of Christ the Teacher
Address:
5000 N Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free Admission

Willamette Master Chorus: Handel’s Messiah, February 20 & 21

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WMC Founding Director Dr. Wallace Long conducts this Baroque masterpiece with orchestra and soloists. The Willamette University Chamber Choir, Voce Femminile and Male Ensemble Willamette join forces with the WMC, creating a choir of 175 voices. Two performances: February 20 at... More

Start: February 20, 2016 7:00 pm
End: February 21, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Hudson Hall, Willamette Unversity
Address:
Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $15-$40

William Goforth & Wenwen Du in Recital

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Tenor William Goforth, with a Masters Degree from the Juliard School, has also studied in Europe and appeared in operas in Boston and New York City. Pianist Wenwen Du has appeared in concerts worldwide. Together, they perform works by Franz Schubert and... More

Start: February 20, 2016 7:00 pm
End: February 20, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue: Church of the Good Shepherd
Address:
805 S.E. Ellsworth Road, Vancouver, WA, 98664, United States
Cost: Free, but a free-will offering will be taken to help Winter Hospitality Overflow provide shelter for the homeless

Oregon Symphony: Joshua Bell, February 20, 21 & 22

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Joshua Bell returns to perform what renowned turn-of-the-19th century violinist Joseph Joachim declared the “richest, most seductive” of all German violin concertos. When you think of Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Brahms, that’s saying something. Program includes Wagner’s Parsifal Prelude to Act I;... More

Start: February 20, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 22, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $23 to $82

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