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January 29, 2017

Camerata PYP in Concert

Camerata PYP continues its Season 93 concert series at 2:00 PM on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Wieden+Kennedy building in Northwest Portland’s Pearl District. Made up of selected Portland Youth Philharmonic musicians, Camerata PYP invites you to explore an extraordinary range of familiar and rarely heard repertoire in an intimate venue. This season, the… More

Start: January 29, 2017 2:00 pm
End: January 29, 2017 3:30 pm
Venue: Wieden+Kennedy
224 N.W. 13th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97209, United States

Chamber Music Northwest 2017 Winter Festival: The Montrose Trio

Join us for four concerts of the greatest Romantic works, performed with incredible passion by some of the world’s greatest musical artists, including David Finckel and Wu Han, the Montrose Trio, and the Miró Quartet. It’s a week sure to heat up your winter months! Hailed by The Washington Post as “one of the world’s greatest piano… More

Start: January 29, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $10 to $50

January 30, 2017

Magenta Theater: Open Auditions for “The Rainmaker” by N. Richard Nash

At a time of paralyzing drought in the West we discover a girl whose father and two brothers are worried as much about her becoming an old maid as they are about their dying cattle. Directed by Shaye Eller. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Monologue not required. Visit HERE for audition details,… More

Start: January 30, 2017 7:00 pm
End: January 30, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Magenta Theater
1108 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States

February 1, 2017

PCC Rock Creek Department of Music: Classical Music of North India

The music of North India is presented in a free concert and lecture. Sandeep Koraane performs on sitar accompanied by Saikiran Madhusudan on tabla. The classical music of North India has a tradition going back to at least the 12th century. The music features scales called ragas, (the term means color or mood) and complex rhythmic… More

Start: February 1, 2017 7:30 am
End: February 1, 2017 8:30 pm
Venue: Portland Community College Rock Creek Campus, Building 3, Room 114
17705 NW Springville Road, Portland, 97229
Cost: Free concert, donations accepted to support the series

February 2, 2017

PBO: Black Mozart

In this special Northwest Baroque Masterworks Project event during Black History Month, Portland Baroque Orchestra pays tribute to Joseph Boulogne, the Chevalier de Saint-Georges, son of a slave who overcame adversities of class, race, and prejudice to become a major musical star of his time. Alexander Weimann directs the Seattle Baroque Orchestra, with Monica Huggett as violin… More

Start: February 2, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium, Reed College
Portland, OR, 97202, United States

Friends of Chamber Music: Anderson & Roe Piano Duo

Known for their adrenalized performances, original compositions, and notorious music videos, Greg Anderson and Elizabeth Joy Roe are revolutionizing the piano duo experience for the 21st century. With Billboard chart-topping albums, Emmy-nominated music videos, and an extensive international touring schedule, the Anderson & Roe Piano Duo aims to make classical music a relevant and powerful force in… More

Start: February 2, 2017 7:30 pm
End: February 2, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $30 to $52

Hawaii International Music Festival in Portland

Join co-Founders New York Metropolitan Opera soprano Amy Shoremount-Obra, violinist Eric Silberger, and pianist Carlin Ma at a special appearance at the historic Old Church, as they present a variety of solo and chamber music masterpieces by composers including Wagner, Strauss, Piazzolla, Debussy, and Mendelssohn. Metropolitan Opera Soprano AMY SHOREMOUNT-OBRA made her much anticipated Metropolitan… More

Start: February 2, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church
1422 SW 11th Ave, Portland, 97201
Cost: $25

February 3, 2017


Featuring Arco-PDX (Amplified Repertory Chamber Orchestra of Portland): Daniel Shen, violin; Mike Hsu, violin; Viet Block, violin; Chris Fotinakis, violin/viola; Amanda Lawrence, viola; Hannah Hillebrand, cello; Zach Banks, cello; Owen Hofmann-Smith, double bass; Mitchell Falconer, keyboards; David Brokaw, Keyboards. Arco-PDX takes the stage again with a mash-up of old and new, from the sublime genius… More

Start: February 3, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Holocene
1001 SE Morrison Street, Portland, 97214
Cost: $9 advance, $12 door, Children 10 and under are free!

Oregon Symphony Association in Salem: Dvořák’s New World Symphony

One of the most popular – and moving – symphonies of all time! Add two other heavyweights – Beethoven and powerhouse pianist Yefim Bronfman – and you’re set for an evening of pure musical pleasure. Program includes Currier: Microsymph Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 Dvořák: Symphony No. 9, “From the New World” Carlos Kalmar, conductor,… More

Start: February 3, 2017 8:00 pm
Venue: Smith Auditorium on the campus of Willamette University
900 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $35 to $50

February 4, 2017

2017 Regional History Forum

Now Playing at the Vogt: The Dalles’ Forgotten Opera House Karl Vercouteren helped produce a musical review of songs heard at the Vogt Grand Theatre last September in the Morin Printing building. His new program features photos of the almost-forgotten cultural center that hosted traveling troupes and locally-produced entertainment from 1890 to 1916.

Start: February 4, 2017 1:30 pm
End: February 4, 2017 2:30 pm
Venue: Original Wasco County Courthouse
410 West 2nd Place, The Dalles, OR, 97058, United States
Cost: Programs free, donations appreciated

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