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October 29, 2016

Portland Chamber Music: Free Concert in Portsmouth


Free concert in Portsmouth! Come enjoy the music of friends in the company of piano, flute, clarinet, violin, French horn, cello and soprano. It is fun for the whole family! You will enjoy beautiful music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Stravinsky, Dvorak and more. PCM Fall 2016 season, sponsored in part by OnPoint Community Credit Union. Portland… More

Start: October 29, 2016 7:00 pm
End: October 29, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Portland Abbey Arts
7600 N Hereford Ave, Portland, 97203
Cost: Free

PSC: Rachmaninoff’s All Night Vigil, October 29 & 30


Artistic Director Steven Zopfi directs the Portland Symphonic Choir in a performance of Rachmaninoff’s a cappella choral composition. Although it is unusual for the Choir to perform without instrumentation, Rachmaninoff composed the All Night Vigil symphonically, treating the choir as an orchestra. This a cappella work features a full symphonic sound. Rich chords and doubled… More

Start: October 29, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 30, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: Adrianna Hill Grand Ballroom, second floor of the Pythian Building
9th Avenue & Yamhill Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: General admission $25, preferred seating $35, VIP tables for 10 people $500

Oregon Symphony: Barber’s Violin Concerto, October 29, 30 & 31


A classical Halloween! Get set for an evening of musical thrills and chills featuring Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, Prokofiev’s almost demonic “Fiery Angel,” and, on the lyrical side, Barber’s gorgeously melodic Violin Concerto. Program Janáček: From the House of the Dead Prelude Prokofiev: Symphony No. 3, “The Fiery Angel” Barber: Violin Concerto Bach/Stokowski: Toccata and Fugue in… More

Start: October 29, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 31, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205.
Cost: $23 to $105

Cappella Romana: Byzantine Chant from Hagia Sophia, October 29 & 30


The vocal ensemble goes back in time with a program of transcendent medieval Byzantine chants from Constantinople’s Byzantine Chant from Hagia Sophia, which for nearly 1000 years was the largest enclosed space in the world. Two performances: October 29 at 8 p.m. at St. Mary’s Cathedral, 1716 N.W. Davis Street; and October 30 at 3 p.m…. More

Start: October 29, 2016 8:00 pm
End: October 30, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Two venues
See full listing for details, Portland, OR, United States
Cost: Tickets start at $22 with discounts for students and $5 Arts for All. Subscription packages available.

October 30, 2016

PSU Steinway Piano Series: Susan Chan Master Class


The New York Concert Review has described Susan Chan as “a thoughtful musician and a sensitive player” who “brought revelations” by performing “the invaluable service of opening up new musical worlds to her audience.” Ms. Chan performs extensively as soloist and chamber musician, and actively promotes music from Asia and that written by women composers… More

Start: October 30, 2016 2:00 pm
End: October 30, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: PSU Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75
1620 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Free

Portland Youth Philharmonic and Corvallis OSU Symphony Team Up For Mini-Tour Ahead of PYP’s 93rd Opening Night


Portland Youth Philharmonic, America’s first youth orchestra, is coming to Corvallis to  perform works from Richard Wagner, Max Bruch, Pablo de Sarasate, and a world premiere by local composer Tomas Svoboda. The orchestra performs a preview of their Fall Concert featuring the Prelude to Act 1 of Richard Wagner’s Die Meistersinger and the world premiere… More

Start: October 30, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Austin Auditorium of Lasells Stewart Center on the campus of Oregon State University
875 SW 26th Street, Corvallis, 97331
Cost: Free Admission

November 2, 2016

Music of the Early Italian Baroque


Baroque guitarist and lutenist Hideki Yamaya and soprano Christine Johnson perform a program of early Italian Baroque music. Event parking is free behind Building 9.

Start: November 2, 2016 7:30 pm
End: November 2, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: PCC Rock Creek Campus Buildingg 3, Room 114
17705 N.W. Springville Road, Hillsboro, OR, 97229, United States
Cost: Free

November 3, 2016

Portland Piano International: Rising Stars – Sara Daneshpour, November 3 Through 6


Featuring Rising Star Sara Daneshpour Sara’s performances include the premiere of a new work by Oregon composer, Jack Gabel. This new work is titled Sturnella neglecta and it is inspired by Petites esquissess d’oiseaux by Olivier Messiaen.  The composer is present at most of the performances. Program also includes selections of Rameau, Ravel and Rachmaninov. Visit HERE to view schedule… More

Start: November 3, 2016
Venue: Various Area Locations

Polaris Dance Theater: Reclaimed, November 3-12


The company celebrates its 15th anniversary with this show, which brings back some of PDT’s most memorable and nostalgic works. Reclaimed is also a retrospective of Artistic Director Robert Guitron’s choreography, demonstrating his developing styles, explorations in movement and eclectic experiments with various flavors of dance over time. November 3-12, including a gala reception on November 5. Get… More

Start: November 3, 2016 7:30 pm
End: November 12, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Polaris Dance Theater
1826 N.W. 18th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97209, United States

November 4, 2016

Chamber Music Corvallis: Telegraph Quartet


The Telegraph Quartet was formed in September 2013 with a commitment to a passionate approach to the standard chamber music repertoire as well as contemporary and non-standard repertoire, alike.  The members of the quartet are graduates of top conservatories and universities including The Juilliard School, The Cleveland Institute of Music, Rice University and San Francisco… More

Start: November 4, 2016 7:30 am
End: November 4, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church
1165 NW Monroe Avenue, Corvallis, OR, 97330, United States
Cost: $26

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