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September 24, 2014

Portland Playhouse: The Piano Lesson, Through November 2

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For its sixth production from August Wilson’s American Century Cycle, Portland Playhouse inaugurates Season 7 with a triumph of late twentieth-century American theatre: The Piano Lesson, widely considered Wilson’s greatest work. Winner of the Pulitzer, Tony, and Peabody awards when... More

Start: September 24, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 2, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Portland Playhouse
Phone: 503-488-5822
Address:
602 NE Prescott Street, Portland, 97211
Cost: $20 to $48

September 26, 2014

George Winston in Concert, September 26 & 27

George Winston

The Walters Cultural Arts Center presents the legendary performer, whose moving and innovative folk piano style has captivated audiences for over three decades. Two performances: September 26 at 7:30 p.m. and September 27 at 2 p.m. Purchase tickets by calling 503-615-3485 or in person at... More

Start: September 26, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 27, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
Address:
527 E. Main Street, Hillsboro, OR, 97124, United States
Cost: $27 in advance; $32 day of show

Oregon Symphony Association In Salem: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg

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The acclaimed violinist returns to the delight of her thousands of fans … and this time with the powerhouse Shostakovich Violin Concerto. Add Beethoven and Barber and you’ve got a great start for the Classical season. Program includes Torke’s Charcoal; Symphony... More

Start: September 26, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Smith Auditorium on the Campus of Willamette University
Phone: 503-370-6300
Address:
900 State Street, Salem, 97301
Cost: $40 to $55

Portland Classic Guitar: Brasil Guitar Duo

Brasil Duo

Brasil Guitar Duo, a 2006 winner of the Concert Artists Guild International Competition, and praised by Classical Guitar magazine for its “maturity of musicianship and technical virtuosity,” is equally at home on a classical or a world-music series. Its programming features... More

Start: September 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Wiegand Hall, Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036-0261, United States

September 27, 2014

Portland Opera’s Resident Artist Season Preview

Opera Preview

Katrina Galka, Alexander Elliott, Ian Jose Ramirez, and special guest Laura Beckel Thoreson give a 50-minute preview of the upcoming Portland Opera season, with selections from Carmen, Show Boat, Die Fledermaus, The Rake’s Progress and The Elixir of Love.

Start: September 27, 2014 12:30 pm
End: September 27, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Multnomah County Library Central Branch
Address:
801 S.W. 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free

Oregon Symphony: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg Classical Series Concert, September 27, 28 & 29

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The acclaimed violinist returns to the delight of her thousands of fans … and this time with the powerhouse Shostakovich Violin Concerto. Add Beethoven and Barber and you’ve got a great start for the 2014/15 Classical season. Carlos Kalmar, conductor. Program... More

Start: September 27, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 29, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 Southwest Broadway Portland 97205
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $22 to $99

Hamilton Cheifetz: Rave in the Nave

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Cellist Cheifetz performs solo works, including J.S. Bach’s Suites Nos. 1-3 and Cassado’s Solo Suite. Tickets available at the door or by calling 503-646-1598. Festival seating.

Start: September 27, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 27, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Christ United Methodist Church
Address:
12755 N.W. Dogwood Street, Portland, OR, 97229, United States
Cost: $15

September 28, 2014

Beverly Serra-Brooks: Pictures

Pictures

The pianist performs Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition as part of a live multi-dimensional art installation and musical excursion, with art created for the event by contemporary regional artists as a re-imagining of the art by Viktor Hartmann that inspired... More

Start: September 28, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 28, 2014 4:30 pm
Venue: Portland Piano Company in the Tiffany Center
Address:
711 S.W. 14th Avenue, Portland, OR, United States
Cost: Free, but donations gladly accepted

Portland Opera’s Open Chorus Rehearsal

Opera Rehearsal

Join Chorus Master Nicholas Fox and the Portland Opera Chorus as they rehearse music from Die Fledermaus, Carmen, and Show Boat.

Start: September 28, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 28, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Director Park
Address:
815 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free

Lutheran Choral Association Sunday Concert Series

Lutheran Choral

The Lutheran Choral Association celebrates its 77th season with the fourth of five Sunday concerts. Sue Thompson Armentrout directs the choir, accompanied by Karl Jurisons.

Start: September 28, 2014 4:00 pm
End: September 28, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: St. Therese Catholic Church
Address:
1260 N.E. 132nd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97230, United States

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