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July 31, 2016

Young Pianists Camp, through August 6

Piano Camp

This arts program welcomes young aspiring pianists ages 13 to 18 for a week-long session of individual lessons, practice, masterclasses and workshops, inspiring nature hikes in the spectacular Cascade Mountains, and outings to the Bavarian Village of Leavenworth. Faculty are Dr. Oksana Ezhokina and Elizabeth Dorman. July 31 through August 6. Tuition: Overnight camp is $950 (all-inclusive:… More

Start: July 31, 2016 8:00 am
End: August 6, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Icicle Creek Center for the Arts
Address:
7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, WA, 98826, United States

Concert in the Park

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The Tualatin Valley Community Band presents a free “Concert in the Park”. TVCB is led by Kevin Soon and members of all ages dust off their instruments to perform some summer classics you will whistle all the way home. Bring a blanket and dinner to the park to listen to live music under the trees.

Start: July 31, 2016 7:00 pm
End: July 31, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue: Cook Park Bishop-Scheckla Pavilion
Address:
17005 SW 92nd Avenue, Tigard, OR, 97224, United States
Cost: Free Admission

August 1, 2016

Free Children’s Concerts, Through August 16

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The young and young at heart are invited to join us in the Performance Garden for a series of free children’s concerts. Six engaging and interactive mid-morning concerts are offered. The concerts are created by Gabriel Globus-Hoenich and Jenifer Knippel of JenUwin Playtime. Both artists return after leading popular Britt children’s concerts in 2015. Performances August… More

Start: August 1, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 16, 2016 10:00 am
Venue: Performance Garden
Address:
350 S 1st Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: Free Admission

August 3, 2016

Opera in the Park: Final Rehearsal

Summerfest

Soprano Angela Meade, mezzo MaryAnn McCormick, tenor Cameron Schutza, baritone Richard Zeller and conductor Keith Clark prepare for Summerfest’s presentation on August 5 of Giuseppe Verdi’s Il Trovatore.    

Start: August 3, 2016 7:00 pm
End: August 3, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium, University of Portland
Address:
5000 North Willamette Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97303, United States
Cost: $30, free for students

August 5, 2016

Opera in the Park: Il Trovatore

Opera in the Park

Portland Summerfest presents the Verdi opera, featuring soprano Angela Meade, mezzo MaryAnn McCormick, tenor Cameron Schutza and baritone Richard Zeller. Keith Clark conducts.      

Start: August 5, 2016 6:00 pm
End: August 5, 2016 8:45 pm
Venue: Washington Park Amphitheater
Address:
410 S.W. Kingston Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free

Original Practice Shakespeare: The Tempest

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Original Practice Shakespeare uses the techniques from Shakespeare’s time, which means fast-paced, energetic acting and lots of audience interaction! Shipwreck, romance, treason, revenge, spirits, clowns, song, and dance create a perfect storm of fantasy. Years ago, Prospero and daughter were shipwrecked on an island. Twelve years later, a “storm” brings their enemies. With the help… More

Start: August 5, 2016 6:00 pm
End: August 5, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Pacific Highway (Hwy 43), Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: Free Admission

Britt Orchestra: 2016 Opening Night Gala Dinner

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Celebrate Opening Night of the 2016 Britt Orchestra season with this pre-concert dinner by the Jacksonville Inn. Inspired by the all-Russian concert program, the dinner is a Russian Feast, including chilled borscht, fresh piroshkis, cold poached dill salmon, and Russian cream with a berry topping. The dinner includes a glass of champagne, plus wine. It is a festive… More

Start: August 5, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: Performance Garden, Britt hill
Address:
350 S 1st Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: $65 per person (does not include concert ticket)

PSOW: Cosi fan tutte, August 5-7

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Portland Summer Opera Workshop returns for a sixth summer to offer Mozart’s witty masterpiece presented in concert version in its entirety, sung in Italian with English subtitles projected. The casts blend local talent with young professionals visiting from Corvallis, Montreal, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, New York, Mississippi and California. Three performances: August 5 and 6 at 7 p.m…. More

Start: August 5, 2016 7:00 pm
End: August 7, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: St. Michael and All Angels
Address:
1704 N.E. 43rd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97213, United States
Cost: Free will donation

William Byrd Festival Opening Concert

William Byrd

The 19th annual renewal of this two-week event, devoted to perhaps the greatest composer of the English Renaissance, begins with a concert featuring choral music by Byrd and later generations of his countrymen, including Orlando Gibbons and Henry Purcell. The Byrd Festival Consort is joined by instrumentalists from the Portland area, all under the direction of… More

Start: August 5, 2016 7:30 pm
End: August 5, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: St. Patrick’s Church
Address:
1623 N.W. 19th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97209, United States
Cost: $20, $15 for seniors & students

Britt Orchestra: Opening Night with Ray Chen

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Music Director Teddy Abrams opens the 2016 Britt Orchestra season with a new commission by celebrated Russian-American composer Lev Zhurbin, whom The New York Times has called, “strikingly original and soulful.” The Russian program continues with Shostakovich’s complex and powerful First Violin Concerto, featuring Ray Chen and includes Petrushka of Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture. Reserve tickets.

Start: August 5, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Britt Pavilion
Address:
350 S 1st Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: Reserved $47 | Lawn $32 | Child/Student Lawn $10

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