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December 6, 2014

Trinity Cathedral: Advent Procession of Lessons and Carols, December 6 & 7


In August 2014, the Trinity Choir served as choir-in-residence for a week at Bristol Cathedral, England, where they sang Choral Evensong daily and the principal Eucharist on Sunday. The choir sings this beloved annual meditation on Advent themes of longing and... More

Start: December 6, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
Phone: 503-222-9811
147 N.W. Nineteenth Avenue, Portland, 97209

Agnieszka Laska Dancers: Svoboda 75th Anniversary, December 6 & 7


Tomas Svoboda is Oregon’s most performed living composer, and Agnieszka Laska has set dance to more of Svoboda’s music than any other choreographer to date. Laska and Svoboda share Slavic backgrounds, clear in their collaborations. Polish-American pianist Igor Lipinski accompanies... More

Start: December 6, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Saint Anne's Chapel, Marylhurst University
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: $10-$20

God Whispers Love: Carols from a Frozen Land, December 6 & 7


Chautauqua Community Chorus presents a concert of classical and folk music, featuring carols from Alpine, Nordic and other European regions. Two performances: December 6 at 7 p.m. and December 7 at 3 p.m.

Start: December 6, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: St. Stephen Lutheran Church
290 W. Gloucester Street, Gladstone, OR, 97027, United States
Cost: Free will offering

A Soulful Messiah


The Rock Creek Choirs merge classical music anf  contemporary arrangements in this family-friendly seasonal program. The concert includes Handel’s Messiah as well as A Soulful Celebration, settings of Messiah using multiple genres of African-American music. The concert also features international jazz performer and... More

Start: December 6, 2014 7:25 pm
End: December 6, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Forum Theater, Room 114 in Building 3, Rock Creek Campus
17705 N.W. Springville Road, Portland, OR, 97229, United States
Cost: $10, $5 for seniors & students, free for children under ten; cash or check only at the door

Oregon Symphony: André Watts, December 6, 7 & 8


The brilliant André Watts returns to perform a rarely heard American gem, followed by one of everyone’s all-time favorites – Copland’s Appalachian Spring. Program includes Sibelius’ Symphony No. 4; Piano Concerto No. 2 of MacDowell; Copland’s Suite from Appalachian Spring; André... More

Start: December 6, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 8, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $22 to $99

University of Portland School of Performing & Fine Arts: Advent Concert


Vivaldi’s magnificent Gloria is the musical highlight of this year’s Advent Concert, presented by the University Singers and string orchestra, directed by Michael Connolly. Seasonal readings will be interspersed with Advent and Christmas music that will resound in the beautiful... More

Start: December 6, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: St. Mary’s Cathedral
Phone: 503-228-4397
1716 NW Davis Street, Portland, 97209
Cost: Free, but tickets required

The Ensemble of Oregon: German Advent, December 6 & 7


Solo voices and orchestra perform sacred works by North German Lutheran composers of the early and late Baroque. Selected works: Bach’s Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 62 and Bereitet die Wege, bereitet die Bahn!, BWV 132; Magnificat of Buxtehude; Schütz’:... More

Start: December 6, 2014 8:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: St. Luke's Episcopal Church
Phone: 360-696-0181
426 E 4th Plain Blvd., Vancouver, WA, 98663, United States

December 7, 2014

University of Portland School of Performing & Fine Arts: Women’s Chorale and Wind Symphony Holiday Concert


Join the Women’s Chorale and Wind Symphony in a concert of holiday favorites. Come dressed in your most outrageous holiday apparel and enjoy tunes you know, and maybe a few you don’t!

Start: December 7, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium on the campus of the University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free Admission

TVCB Holiday Concert


The Tualatin Valley Community Band, led by Steve Heuser, present a free Holiday Concert that includes traditional season music — Deck the Halls, Silent Night, Sleigh Ride — and a Pops Sing-A-Long. All ages welcome.

Start: December 7, 2014 3:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Tigard High School Deb Fennell Auditorium
9000 S.W. Durham Road, Tigard, OR, 97224, United States
Cost: Free

Corvallis-OSU Symphony Orchestra: “Holiday Concert”


Steven M. Zielke, director of choral studies at Oregon State University and music coordinator in the School of Arts and Communications was recently named the Patricia Valian Reser Distinguished Professor of Music. He directs the OSU Chamber Choir and teaches... More

Start: December 7, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Lasells Stewart Center on the Campus of Oregon State University
Phone: 541-737-2402
875 SW 26th Street, Corvallis, OR, 97331-3101, United States
Cost: $22 to $32

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