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April 30, 2017

Friends of Chamber Music: Calmus

Calmus captivates both audiences and critics with its charming stage presence, flawless technique, and entertaining presentation. A perfect blend of sound, precision, lightness, and wit. These are the hallmarks of Calmus, now one of the most successful vocal groups in Germany. “[Calmus Ensemble] held the audience…spellbound with its artistry.”  The Washington Post Program includes – All… More

Start: April 30, 2017 3:00 pm
End: April 30, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: St. Philip Neri Church
Address:
2408 SE 16th Avenue, Portland, 97214
Cost: $30 to $52

Oregon Symphonic Band with Allen Vizzutti at Newmark Theatre

Join the Oregon Symphonic Band for its exciting 30th anniversary performance featuring guest soloist, world-renowned trumpeter Allen Vizzutti. Come see the performance at the Newmark Theatre on Sunday, April 30th at 3:00 pm.  Purchase tickets by clicking here. Program includes: Dvorak’s Finale from the New World Symphony, original music by Allen Vizzutti, the Midway March by John Williams, the… More

Start: April 30, 2017 3:00 pm
End: April 30, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Address:
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: $10-$20

The Infinite Power of Music: The Great Pianists

Join award-winning music critic David Stabler as he devotes an entire class to the piano and the artists who bring it to life in so many ways. He’ll explore Artur Rubinstein’s gorgeous sound in Chopin, Sviatoslav Richter’s ferocity in Beethoven, Glenn Gould’s mastery of Bach, Mitsuko Uchida’s pliancy in Mozart, plus the artistry of Martha… More

Start: April 30, 2017 4:00 pm
End: April 30, 2017 5:30 pm
Venue: Classic Pianos Recital Hall
Address:
3003 Southeast Milwaukie Ave, Portland, 97202
Cost: $20

Florestan Trio with Kenji Bunch

Celebrating their 40th season, the Florestan Trio presents a concert of piano quartets, featuring Janet Guggenheim, piano; Carol Sindell, violin; Hamilton Cheifetz, cello; with Kenji Bunch, viola. The program includes Piano Quartet in G minor by Mozart, Piano Quartet by Schumann, and Duo for Violin and Cello by Kodaly. Tickets available at the door or at:… More

Start: April 30, 2017 7:30 pm
End: April 30, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church Concert Hall
Address:
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $20-$25

May 2, 2017

Classical Up Close: Blitz Performance at Bob’s Red Mill Store and Restaurant

Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to bring world class symphony musicians to the public.  Come watch a 30-minute “blitz” performance by Sarah Kwak-violin, Cary Lewis-piano at Bob’s Red Mill Store and Restaurant​! For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.

Start: May 2, 2017 11:45 am
End: May 2, 2017 12:15 pm
Venue: Bob's Red Mill Store and Restaurant
Address:
5000 SE International Way, Milwaukie, OR, 97222, United States
Cost: Free

May 3, 2017

Classical Up Close: Blitz Performance at Symposium Coffeehouse

Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to bring world class symphony musicians to the public.  Come watch a 30-minute “blitz” performance by Laura Ha-violin, Nina DeCesare- Double Bass at the Symposium Coffeehouse in Tigard! For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.

Start: May 3, 2017 10:00 am
End: May 3, 2017 10:30 am
Venue: Symposium Coffeehouse
Address:
12345 SW Main St, Tigard, OR, 97223, United States
Cost: Free

Celso Machado – Brazilian Music Magic

Featuring Celso Machado, virtuoso Brazilian guitarist, percussionist, multi-instrumentalist and composer. Celso Machado transports his audiences through the richness and diversity of Brazilian music and beyond. For 40 years Machado has performed on concert stages throughout the world. Considered one of the most versatile and exciting musician/composers of Brazilian music today, Machado’s music is rooted in… More

Start: May 3, 2017 7:00 pm
End: May 3, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus, Building 3, Room 114
Address:
17705 NW Springville Road, Portland, 97229
Cost: The concert is free, but a donation of $10 is appreciated.

McMenamins Kennedy School: Bitter Harvest premiere with panel discussion

McMenamins presents writer Putsata Reang and filmmaker Ivy Lin in a screening of and panel discussion about their This Land project, Bitter Harvest, about Chinese hop farmers in Oregon in the early 1900s. Bitter Harvest is part of Oregon Humanities’ This Land project, which collects and connects stories about land, home, belonging, and identity by… More

Start: May 3, 2017 7:00 pm
End: May 3, 2017 8:30 pm
Venue: Kennedy School Theatre
Address:
5736 NE 33rd Ave, Portland, 97211
Cost: Free

Classical Up Close: Rose City Park Presbyterian Church

Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to offer free chamber music concerts, bringing world class symphony musicians to the public. Kyle Mustain, Emcee Program includes: J.S. BACH: Movements from Goldberg Variations for String Trio, BMV 988, (Transcription by Dmitry Sitkovetsky) featuring Samuel Park, violin; Kim… More

Start: May 3, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 3, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Rose City Park Presbyterian Church
Address:
1907 NE 45th Ave, Portland, 97213
Cost: Free

May 4, 2017

Classical Up Close: Nordia House

Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to offer free chamber music concerts, bringing world class symphony musicians to the public.  Seating is limited for this event; reserve your free seats here. Hosted by Christa Wessel Program includes: ASTOR PIAZZOLLA: L’histoire du tango: Bordel 1900,… More

Start: May 4, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 4, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Nordia House
Address:
8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, 97223
Cost: Free

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