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August 2, 2014

Hallie Ford Museum of Art: John James Audubon – The Birds of America, Through October, 26

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John James Audubon was a French-American painter, ornithologist, and naturalist. His major work, The Birds of America, is considered one of the finest ornithological books ever published; in it, he identified 25 new species of birds. Organized by Director John... More

Start: August 2, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Address:
700 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $3 to $6

Portland Festival Symphony: Free Park Concert

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Join Founder and Music Director Lajos Balogh and the Portland Festival Symphony for its 34th free classical concerts in Portland parks season.

Start: August 2, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 2, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Laurelhurst Park
Address:
S.E. Cesar E Chavez & Stark, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: Free

Lincoln City Cultural Center: Urban Monroes

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Fashioned from the heart of tradition and infused with adrenaline, the Urban Monroes’ contemporary bluegrass style is an outgrowth of the combined skills of some of the Pacific Northwest’s finest talent. As individuals the Urban Monroes have earned bluegrass instrument... More

Start: August 2, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln City Cultural Center auditorium
Phone: 541-994-9994
Address:
540 NE Hwy 101, Lincoln City, OR, 97367, United States
Cost: $11

Britt Classical Festival: Andrew von Oeyen, piano – Britt Orchestra

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Symphony audiences the world over love the traditions of great Russian symphonic music. This all-Russian program features acclaimed pianist Andrew von Oeyen in a performance of Prokofiev’s passionate Third Piano Concerto. To open the evening, the Britt Orchestra lights up... More

Start: August 2, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Britt Pavilion
Address:
350 South First Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: $10 to $45

August 3, 2014

Portland Festival Symphony: Free Park Concert

Park Concerts

Join Founder and Music Director Lajos Balogh and the Portland Festival Symphony for its 34th free classical concerts in Portland parks season.

Start: August 3, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 3, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Peninsula Park
Address:
700 N. Rosa Parks Way, Portland, OR, 97217, United States
Cost: Free

August 5, 2014

Hallie Ford Museum of Art: Gallery Talk | Highlights of the Permanent Collection

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Get to know your Museum better! Join docent Merrilee Zenone for a museum tour that explores "A History of Color in Art." Join us in the Maribeth Collins Lobby where the tour starts.

Start: August 5, 2014 12:30 pm
End: August 5, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Address:
700 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: Free admission

First Tuesday Gallery Reception – Underneath It All: Collage by Amy Mintonye

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Through collage and acrylics, artist Amy Mintonye weaves found images into scenes of totemic power, exploring the inner and outer forces that bear upon daily existence. From floods, gravity, and other natural forces, to systemic forces such as class inequality... More

Start: August 5, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 5, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
Address:
527 East Main Street, Hillsboro, 97123
Cost: Free Admission

Lan Su Chinese Garden’s Tuesdays by Twilight: Portland Cello Project with Patti King

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The genre‑blurring cello group redefines classical, jazz and rock with their Bach, Brubeck and Beck repertoire featuring guest singer Patti King (Radiation City). Since 2007, Portland Cello Project has entranced audiences from Prairie Home Companion, at sketchy punk rock clubs... More

Start: August 5, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 5, 2014 9:45 pm
Venue: Lan Su Chinese Garden
Phone: 503-228-8131
Address:
220 NW Second Avenue, Suite 1050, Portland, 97209
Cost: $40 members, $45 general

August 6, 2014

William Byrd Festival, August 6-24

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English organist and conductor Mark Williams returns to Portland to direct the award-winning choir Cantores in Ecclesia in a nineteen-day festival featuring choral masterpieces by the great Renaissance composer William Byrd (1540-1623) and his teacher Thomas Tallis (1505-1585). The opening... More

Start: August 6, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 24, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: St. Stephen's Church, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral & Holy Rosary Church
Address:
Portland, OR, United States

August 8, 2014

Opera in the Park: Norma

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This year’s SummerFest performance stars Angela Meade in the title role, with Allan Glassman as Pollione, Carla Dirlikov as Adalgisa, Richard Zeller as Oroveso, and Elizabeth Baldwin as Clotilde. Maestro Keith Clark leads a full orchestra and chorus. Picnics are welcome,... More

Start: August 8, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 8, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Washington Park Amphitheater
Address:
410 SW Kingston Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free

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