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December 7, 2014

May Dudley Memorial Organ Concert

Organ Concert

Organist David Enlow of the Church of the Resurrection in New York City offers a program of music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Johannes Brahms and Edvard Grieg, along with an improvisation on a theme submitted from the audience.

Start: December 7, 2014 4:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
1444 Liberty St. SE, Salem, OR, 97302, United States
Cost: Donations gratefully accepted

Metropolitan Youth Symphony: Concert


The Metropolitan Youth Symphony was founded in 1974 by Lajos Balogh. Maestro Balogh started MYS with 16 string players, but the group grew quickly to 35 members by their first performance in 1975. MYS has expanded into one of the... More

Start: December 7, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Phone: 503-248-4335
1037 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $14 to $37

December 8, 2014

Friends of Chamber Music: Pacifica Quartet, December 8 & 9


Recognized for its virtuosity, exuberant performance style, and often-daring repertory choices, over the past two decades the Pacifica Quartet has gained international stature as one of the finest string quartets performing today — and has definitely become an audience favorite... More

Start: December 8, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 9, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
Phone: 97201
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland
Cost: $5 to $47

OJMCHE: Reading the Jewish Experience


READING THE JEWISH EXPERIENCE: Willa Schneberg reads from her recent collection Rending the Garment. Members of the “Writing the Jewish Experience" Workshop read their work. Tickets: General Public $5; Members and Students Free, please RSVP.

Start: December 8, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
1953 NW Kearney, Portland, 97209
Cost: $5

December 11, 2014

A Room with A View: China Forbes Sings Opera


China Forbes of Pink Martini performs arias by Catalani, Puccini and Offenbach, with special guest Angela Niederloh-Hayward, backed by the Portland State University Orchestra. For tickets, call 503-725-3307, or visit the Portland State University Box Office.

Start: December 11, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 11, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: First Congregational Church
1126 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: $15, $10 for students & seniors, free with PSU ID

December 12, 2014

Cascade Singers: Christmas Concert, December 12–14

Cascade Singers

The Cascade Singers Community Choir and Cascade Children's Choir offer a sampling of holiday music from Gregorian chant to contemporary. Three performances in The Dalles: December 12 at 7 p.m. in Old St. Paul’s Chapel, 601 Union Street; December 13... More

Start: December 12, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 14, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Three venues
See full listing for details, The Dalles, OR, United States
Cost: $10 suggested donation; $5 for students & seniors; children under 12 free

Imago Theatre: FROGZ, through January 4


FROGZ put Imago on the international map. The simplicity and the charm of the show catapulted the production to two Broadway runs at the acclaimed New Victory Theatre in 2000 and 2002. Variety Magazine called it “Felliniesque mayhem,”  and The... More

Start: December 12, 2014 7:00 pm
End: January 4, 2015 3:30 pm
Venue: Imago Theatre
17 S.E. 8th Avenue, Portland, OR, 997214, United States
Cost: $34.50, $29 for youth & senior,, $17.50 for children

Cappella Romana & Portland Baroque Orchestra: Handel’s Messiah


Cappella Romana and Portland Baroque Orchestra join forces for their annual holiday performances of Handel’s masterpiece oratorio. A quartet of internationally acclaimed soloists, Lauren Snouffer, soprano; Abigail Nims, alto; Colin Balzer, tenor; Kevin Deas, bass and Handel expert John Butt, guest conductor (UK). join... More

Start: December 12, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 15, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: First Baptist Church
909 SW 11th Ave, Portland, 97205
Cost: $29 to $69

Oregon Symphony: Gospel Christmas, December 12, 13 & 14


After 16 years, it keeps getting better. The region’s premier gospel singers and the Oregon Symphony orchestra will have you on your feet, clapping and shouting – celebrating the true spirit of the season. An exhilarating experience; featuring the Northwest... More

Start: December 12, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 14, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $25 to $98

Cántico Singers: Tidings of Comfort and Joy

Cantico Singers

Cántico combines select local talent with an eclectic mix of programming. While rooted in the classical choral tradition, this 28-voice ensemble performs a wide-ranging mix of repertoire including classical, jazz, Broadway and folk music. They open their seventh year with this seasonal... More

Start: December 12, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 12, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: First Congregational Church
1126 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: $15 reserved, $12 general, $10 for students

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