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August 20, 2015

Love’s Sorrow, Love’s Joy: The Life and Music of Fritz Kreisler

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Violinist Darin Qualls, a Starling Foundation Prize winner, and acclaimed concert pianist Janet Craswell appear in a benefit concert featuring the music of Fritz Kreisler. All Classical’s Edmund Stone provides narration giving insight into Kreisler’s life and music. Proceeds benefit the Pancreatic... More

Start: August 20, 2015 8:00 pm
End: August 20, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: The Old Church
Address:
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: $30, $20 for seniors & students

August 21, 2015

Mozart at Marylhurst

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Lajos Balogh leads the Portland Festival Symphony.

Start: August 21, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 21, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Lajos Balogh Performance Shell, Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States

August 22, 2015

Byrd Festival: Solemn Pontifical Mass

Byrd Festival

This Solemn Pontifical Mass features William Byrd’s Mass for Four Voices performed by Cantores in Ecclesia, directed by Blake Applegate (pictured). Dr. William Mahrt gives a pre-Mass lecture at 7 p.m. Visit William Byrd Festival website for more festival information and full schedule of events.... More

Start: August 22, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 22, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: St. Stephen’s Church
Address:
1112 S.E. 41st Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: Free will offering

PHAME: Up the Fall, through August 29

PHAME

This world premiere of the locally-grown play, with music by Debbie Lamedman and Laura Gibson, relates the story of a journey from Portland to beyond, employing myths from different cultures. Matthew B. Zrebski directs a cast composed of actors with... More

Start: August 22, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 29, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: ART Morrison Stage
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: $28, $22 for students & seniors

Classical Revolution PDX: Debussy Revolutionized

Debussy

Classical Revolution PDX celebrates French impressionist master Claude Debussy’s birthday with unique interpretations and derivations of the composers’s work, and not just with music, but also employing dance, electronics, soundscapes, visuals, film and more. Featured are XX Digitus Duo, Sound of Late,... More

Start: August 22, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 22, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Holocene
Address:
1001 S.E. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $10 to $50

August 23, 2015

Byrd Festival: Final Choral Concert

Byrd Festival

This year’s William Byrd Festival concludes as Mark Williams of Jesus College, Cambridge, conducts Cantores in Ecclesia in music by Byrd, Thomas Tallis and John Taverner, as well as the motet Vox patris caelestis by William Mundy. Get advance tickets. Pre-Concert Lecture given... More

Start: August 23, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 23, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: St. Stephen’s Church
Address:
Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $20, $15 for students & seniors

August 26, 2015

Fretlandia Duo in Performance

Fretlandia

Tim Scott (pictured) and Lee Inman offer a program of elegant 17th and 18th Century music from France and Germany for two violas de gamba.

Start: August 26, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 26, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Lajos Balogh Performance Shell, Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: Free

August 28, 2015

Northwest Permaculture Convergence, August 28, 29 & 30

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The NWPCC is the largest continuous permaculture gathering in North America. This year's theme is "Greening our neighborhoods with permaculture." River Road Neighborhood in Eugene, Oregon is hosting the event and offering site tours of home-scale solar design, rainwater catchment, edible... More

Start: August 28, 2015
Venue: River Road Recreation Center
Address:
1400 Lake Drive , Eugene, OR, 97404, United States

August 29, 2015

Imperial Brass & Columbia Brass in Concert

Brass

The two quintets join forces for a highly varied program spanning Early Baroque, Renaissance and contemporary Brazilian music.

Start: August 29, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 29, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Lajos Balogh Performance Shell, Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: Free

August 30, 2015

American Music Program: Pacific Crest Jazz Orchestra

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Thara Memory led this high school jazz orchestra to first place in the 2015 Essentially Ellington competition at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Thara Memory is a consummate performer whose repertoire spans the breadth of classical, jazz and rhythm and blues music.... More

Start: August 30, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Lajos Balogh Performance Shell on the campus of Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst , 97036
Cost: Free Admission

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