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October 1, 2016

Cascadia Concert Opera: Showcase of Favorites plus “La Serva Padrona”


Cascadia Concert Opera is a non-profit organization based in Eugene and dedicated to engaging communities through the vibrant musical storytelling of opera. Each year, it presents opera in many cities throughout the Pacific Northwest. This fall, CCO brings a roster of impressive vocalists from around Western Oregon for an evening of operatic highlights: arias, duets and ensembles, from Baroque… More

Start: October 1, 2016 7:00 pm
End: October 1, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln City Cultural Center
540 N.E. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR, 97367, United States
Cost: Donations accepted

October 2, 2016

Lutheran Choral Association Concert


The Lutheran Choral Association celebrates its 79th season with 5 concerts in the Portland area. Sue Thompson Armentrout directs the choir, accompanied by Karl Jurisons. The repertoire is broad, with music from traditional to down-home gospel, from tender to majestic, including O Nata Lux by nationally-known Morten Lauridsen from Beaverton and Down To the River… More

Start: October 2, 2016 4:00 pm
End: October 2, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: Peace Lutheran Church
2201 N Rosa Parks Way, Portland, 97217
Cost: There is no charge. An offering will be taken.

October 4, 2016

ART: American Hero, through October 30


When the American Dream is dashed, try making a sandwich. A trio of disparate and desperate “sandwich artists” find themselves abandoned by their fast-food franchise and left to their own devices in the Northwest premiere of this satirical comedy about making ends “meat and cheese.” Shows run from October 4 through 30. Get more information from… More

Start: October 4, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 30, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

October 8, 2016

ORS: The Armed Man, a Mass for Peace; October 8 &9


Oregon Repertory Singers begin their season with the Portland premiere of The Armed Man by Welsh composer Sir Karl Jenkins. In this work, subtitled “A Mass for Peace,” Jenkins expands upon the traditional mass parts by juxtaposing a Renaissance folk song with prayers for peace from around the world including the Islamic call to prayer, the… More

Start: October 8, 2016 3:00 pm
End: October 8, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church
1838 S.W. Jefferson Street, Portland, OR, 97221, United States
Cost: $20, $30 and $40

Oregon Repertory Singers: The Armed Man, October 8 & 9


We begin our season with the Portland premiere of The Armed Man by Welsh composer Sir Karl Jenkins. Subtitled A Mass for Peace, this work expands upon the Ordinary of the Mass, adding nontraditional elements to create a rich and unique musical depiction of war and, ultimately, a hopeful wish for peace. Jenkins juxtaposes a well-known and often-quoted… More

Start: October 8, 2016 3:00 pm
End: October 9, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church
1838 SW Jefferson Street, Portland, 97221

October 9, 2016

String Trios by Beethoven, Mozart & Schubert


Shirley Hunt, Adam LaMotte, and Charles Noble join forces for a lively program of string trios by Beethoven, Mozart and Schubert, performed on period instruments in an intimate salon-style setting at the studio of bowmaker Darrell Hanks. Seating is limited to thirty, and so advance reservations are encouraged. To RSVP, please send an email to… More

Start: October 9, 2016 7:00 pm
End: October 9, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Darrell Hanks, Bowmaker
1255 N.W. 9th Avenue #11, Portland, OR, 97209, United States
Cost: $20

October 14, 2016

PBO: Mozart & Mendelssohn, October 14-16


Portland Baroque Orchestra and Artistic Director Monica Huggett open their season with the music of two prodigies: Mozart’s Symphony No. 40 in G minor joins two youthful symphonies and an early violin concerto by Felix Mendelssohn, all brought to life in the sparkling sonorities of period instruments. Three performances: At First Baptist Church at 7:30 p.m. on October… More

Start: October 14, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 16, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Two venues
See full listing for details, Portland, OR, United States

October 16, 2016

Peter & Will Anderson Jazz Trio


Dubbed “virtuosos on clarinet and saxophone” by the New York Times, Peter and Will Anderson perform in this single appearance. Reserve tickets online or by calling 541-994-9994. (Photo by Lynn Redmile)  

Start: October 16, 2016 7:00 pm
End: October 16, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln City Cultural Center
540 N.E. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR, 97367, United States
Cost: $18 in advance, $20 at the door

October 20, 2016

BloodyVox: Blood Red Is The New Black, through October 29


Start with a group of beautiful and talented dancers, add a hint of Hitchcock and a touch of Vampire, then top it off with a healthy dose of ghosts and zombies, and you get BloodyVox, a dance theater experience that mimes cinema, folklore and our collective nightmares to bring the season of spirits and All… More

Start: October 20, 2016 8:00 am
End: October 29, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: BodyVox Dance Center
1201 N.W. 17th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97209, United States

October 28, 2016

PBO: Breathtaking, October 28 & 29


In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, the cornetto was fabled for its astonishing ability to imitate the human voice. This program by Portland Baroque Orchestra, the first in its Chamber Series concerts, puts this imitation center stage. Included is music of the era by Scarlatti, Cazzati and others, plus — commissioned for this project — Nigra… More

Start: October 28, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 29, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: First Baptist Church
1110 S.W. Taylor Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

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