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September 11, 2016

The Infinite Power of Music, through February 5

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David Stabler, award-winning former music critic of the Oregonian, offers six monthly music appreciation classes at Classic Pianos. The full set of programs: September 11: 10 Tunes That Shook the World — an iconic piece from each of the past ten centuries. October 16: Warhorses — why the great works rise above others. November 13: Timeless Symphonies — what… More

Start: September 11, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 5, 2017 5:30 pm
Venue: Classic Pianos
Address:
3003 S.E. Milwaukie Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, United States

September 13, 2016

Oregon Symphony: Boyz II Men

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Back by popular demand! One of the most iconic R&B groups in music history returns to the Oregon Symphony. The four-time Grammy Award winners have thrilled audiences around the world for more than two decades with their smooth harmonies and enduring themes. Count on them for favorites like End of the Road, I’ll Make Love… More

Start: September 13, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205.
Cost: $40 to $120

September 16, 2016

Fêtes Galantes: Works of the French and Italian Baroque

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Two masters of the French baroque — Tina Chancey, pardessus de viole, and John Mark Rozendaal, bass de viole — perform.  

Start: September 16, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: First Christian Church
Address:
1314 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: $20; $15 for students, seniors and members of Trinity Cathedral or Cascadia Viols

September 17, 2016

Oregon Symphony: The Legend of Zelda – Symphony of the Goddesses – Master Quest

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Featuring Pacific Youth Choir. Amy Andersson, conductor. Journey to Hyrule and celebrate The Legend of Zelda with Master Quest, the next chapter of the multi-media Symphony of the Goddesses tour! Chronicling favorite moments from the franchise’s 29-year history, Master Quest also includes never-before-performed scores and gorgeous, larger-than-life gameplay imagery from the latest Zelda release, Tri Force… More

Start: September 17, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205.
Cost: $23 to $105

September 18, 2016

Lutheran Choral Association Concert

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The Lutheran Choral Association celebrates its 79th season with 5 concerts in the Portland area. Sue Thompson Armentrout directs the choir, accompanied by Karl Jurisons. The repertoire is broad, with music from traditional to down-home gospel, from tender to majestic. There is no charge. An offering will be taken.

Start: September 18, 2016 4:00 pm
End: September 18, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: Vancouver Church of God
Address:
3300 NE 78th Street, Vancouver, WA, 98665, United States

September 24, 2016

15th Annual Chamber Music on the Mountain

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Flutist Sheridon Stokes, violinist Joseph Gold, violist Karl Albrecht and cellist Annie Harkey-Power present a program that includes works by Mozart and Paganini, as well as flute works from films in which Stokes performed as soloist and other music to be announced. Reservations are required, and directions will be given when reservation is confirmed. Note that… More

Start: September 24, 2016 3:00 pm
End: September 24, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Livingston Mountain
Address:
Near Camas, WA, United States
Cost: Free

VSO: Moonstruck in Vienna

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The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra present their annual Gala dinner & fund-raising event celebrating the flavor of Vienna, featuring cocktails, dinner and dancing, along with silent and live auctions. The orchestra play familiar pieces by the kings of Austrian music: Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and, of course, Strauss. All Classical’s Suzanne Nance acts as emcee. Reserve tickets.

Start: September 24, 2016 6:00 pm
End: September 24, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: Clark County Event Center
Address:
17402 N.E. Delfel Road, Ridgefield, WA, 98642, United States
Cost: $100

Oregon Symphony: Bluebeard’s Castle, September 24, 25 & 26

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Featuring Viktoria Vizin, mezzo soprano and Gábor Bretz, bass. Dale Chihuly’s towering glass sculptures provide a stunning visual dimension for Béla Bartók’s dark and mysterious opera. Mozart’s celebratory Symphony No. 31 balances the evening nicely. And what kicks off a 120th Anniversary Season better than a world premiere? Carlos Kalmar, conductor. Performances repeat September 25 & 26, 7:30… More

Start: September 24, 2016 7:30 pm
End: September 26, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205.
Cost: $23 to $105

Portland Chamber Orchestra: The Spirit of Youth, September 24 & 25

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The first concert of PCO’s 70th season celebrates the constantly evolving, ever changing, and yet forever optimistic spirit of youth. Program includes: Dimitri Shostakovich……Concerto No. 1 IN C Major for Piano, Trumpet and Strings Raley Schweinfurth, Piano Grigory Frid………………………….…The Diary of Anne Frank Ani Maldjian, Soprano Program repeats September 25, 3:00 pm, Agnes Flanagan Chapel… More

Start: September 24, 2016 7:30 pm
End: September 25, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Nordia House
Address:
8800 SW Oleson Road, Portland , 97223
Cost: $15 to $30

Newport Symphony Orchestra: Concert, September 24 & 25

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Featuring Special Guest Artist – Erin Adair, Flute Newport Symphony Orchestra performs with Adam Flatt, Conductor. Mozart – Overture to The Abduction from the Seraglio Stravinsky – Suite No. 1 for Small Orchestra Bloch – Suite Modale for flute and strings Schuller – Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee Liszt – Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 Concert… More

Start: September 24, 2016 7:30 pm
End: September 25, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Newport Performing Arts Center
Address:
777 W. Olive Street, Newport, OR, 97365, United States
Cost: $10 to $34

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