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April 3, 2017

Chamber Music Northwest: Black Violin

Black Violin’s music is a genre-shattering fusion of classical, hip-hop, jazz, country, and rock that has sold out concert halls the world over the past two years. CMNW and Portland’5 Centers for the Arts are pleased to welcome back this groundbreaking duo of Wil Baptiste and Kev Marcus, who sold out the “Schnitz” last February…. More

Start: April 3, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $19.50 to $39.50

April 4, 2017

Cappella Romana: The Tallis Scholars, April 4 & 5

Peter Phillips brings his Grammy-award winning Tallis Scholars to Portland and Seattle with the program METAMORPHOSIS, including music by Renaissance masters as well as by modern composers John Tavener, Arvo Pärt, Igor Stravinsky, and Gustav Holst. Program repeats April 5, 7:30 pm, St James Cathedral, 804 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104. Reserve tickets.

Start: April 4, 2017 8:00 pm
End: April 5, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: St. Mary’s Cathedral
Address:
1716 NW Davis Street, Portland, 97209
Cost: $10 - $59

April 5, 2017

Shen Yun Classical Chinese Dance and Music Company

Let Shen Yun take you on a journey through China’s five millennia of culture, accompanied by a grand East-West orchestra. Based in New York, Shen Yun Performing Arts is the world’s premier classical Chinese dance and music company. Performances run April 5, 2016 2:00pm and 7:30pm Reserve tickets

Start: April 5, 2017 2:00 pm
End: April 5, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Keller Auditorium
Address:
222 SW Clay Street, Portland, 97201
Cost: $70-$180

Darin Qualls: Latin Passion

Award winning violinist Darin Qualls and highly acclaimed pianist Cary Lewis perform a concert of fiery tangos, gypsy rhapsodies and passionate flamenco in a concert celebrating the music of Spain. Featuring Darin Qualls, winner of the Starling Prize for Excellence in Music Performance and awarded a full scholarship to the Cincinnati Conservatory. Following his studies,… More

Start: April 5, 2017 3:00 pm
End: April 5, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: The Old Church
Address:
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $10 - $15

April 7, 2017

Metropolitan Youth Symphony: Crescendo 2017: Standing for Community

Join Metropolitan Youth Symphony at our 4th Annual Crescendo gala. The evening will be led by emcee, Christa Wessel of All Classical Portland. The Musical Hero Award will be presented to MYS Founder, Lajos Balogh. For 38 seasons Maestro Balogh led MYS in his vision to educate, develop, and promote young musicians from all backgrounds… More

Start: April 7, 2017 6:00 pm
Venue: Castaway
Address:
1900 NW 18th Avenue, Portland, 97209

Grace Goudy Distinguished Artists Series: James Walker, flute and Bryan Pezzone, piano

Two highly regarded musicians and teachers – flutist Jim Walker and pianist Bryan Pezzone – perform as part of Willamette University’s Distinguished Artists Series.  A pre-concert talk at 6:45 p.m. is followed by the concert at 7:30 p.m. General admission tickets are $23, with discounts available for members of the Willamette community, students, children, and… More

Start: April 7, 2017 7:30 pm
End: April 7, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Hudson Concert Hall on the campus of Willamette University
Address:
900 State St SE, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $5-$23

April 8, 2017

Northwest Dance Theatre: A Festival of Dance, April 8 and 9

This powerful program will feature excerpts from the classical ballet, La Bayadère, with a debut of “A Night in Tunisia,”a fantastic jazz suite by Laura Haney, as well as other innovative works by M’liss Stephenson and Erik Zintek! The MAC Company Dancers will also join as guest performers presenting works consisting of various contemporary styles… More

Start: April 8, 2017 7:00 pm
End: April 9, 2017 2:00 pm
Venue: Sylvania Performing Arts Center on the campus of Portland Community College
Address:
12000 SW 49th Avenue, Portland, 97219
Cost: $10 to $18

Portland Chamber Music: Free Woodstock Neighborhood Concert

Portland Chamber Music is a nonprofit organization bringing together musicians and audiences from all walks of life in quality, welcoming performances and music education that is accessible to all. Come enjoy the music of friends in the company of piano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello and soprano. It’s fun for the whole family! Featuring music by… More

Start: April 8, 2017 7:00 pm
End: April 8, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
Address:
7220 SE Cesar E Chavez Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: Admission is free. Donations accepted.

Oregon Symphony: Mozart’s Requiem, April 8, 9 & 10

Featuring Katie Van Kooten, soprano; Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano; Jack Swanson, tenor; Andrew Foster-Williams, bass-baritone; Members of Portland Symphonic Choir A performance to ponder the meaning of life. The immortal music Mozart wrote on his own deathbed and left unfinished makes a fitting companion piece for Igor Stravinsky’s powerful Symphony in Three Movements, written to commemorate WWII.     Program includes… More

Start: April 8, 2017 7:30 pm
End: April 10, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205
Cost: $23 to $105

Portland Opera: BIG NIGHT CONCERT

Soloists, orchestra, and chorus on stage together again…it’s the return of Big Night, Portland Opera’s popular highlights concert! Big Night is a celebration of opera’s greatest hits. Bring a friend and share your love of opera with someone new. Audiences love this showcase of the biggest and best opera arias, duets, and choral pieces. “When… More

Start: April 8, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Keller Auditorium
Address:
222 SW Clay Street, Portland, 97201

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