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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 10, 2016

In My Life – A Musical Theatre Tribute to The Beatles


Multi-media musical returns to the Newmark Theatre. This is the award-winning musical biography of The Beatles through the eyes of manager Brian Epstein and features the live music of renowned tribute band Abbey Road.  The show is widely considered by industry insiders to be the most unique Beatles show in decades. Reserve tickets here or phone 800-273-1530… More

Start: October 10, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $40 to $60

October 12, 2016

Oregon Symphony: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis


Jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis returns to Portland for one night only! It’s impossible to say enough about this extraordinary musician and this magnificent orchestra. Suffice it to say, this will be an evening of jazz played by the very best. Reserve Tickets. The Oregon Symphony does not perform. 

Start: October 12, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205.
Cost: $40 to $120

October 13, 2016

NW Dance Project: BOLERO +, October 13, 14 & 15


Beginning the season with boldness. Our opening program begins with our eyes firmly set on the future. Three choreographers who are reshaping contemporary dance – Ihsan Rustem, Lucas Crandall, and Felix Landerer. Three new works that will electrify, thrill, and move you. Performance repeats October 14 & 15, 7:30 pm. Reserve Tickets.

Start: October 13, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 15, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $34 to $58

Milagro Theatre: El Muerto Vagabundo, through November 6


Once a year, the dead return to the land of the living to visit their loved ones. This production, in its world premiere, deals with “homeless” muertos and was inspired by an obituary of a homeless veteran without friends and family. Conceived and directed by Georgina Escobar, it explores what happens when a muertito has no family… More

Start: October 13, 2016 7:30 pm
End: November 6, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Milagro Theatre
525 S.E. Stark Street, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $27 advance, $25 advance senior, $20 student & veteran

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

CAE: Requiem for the Living, October 14 & 15


Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland opens its 48th season with works for chorus and orchestra by two contemporary American composers. Paul Moravec’s Songs of Love and War sets letters to and from American servicemen from four different wars, while Dan Forrest’s Requiem for the Living focuses on the humanity of those in mourning. Two 7:30 p.m…. More

Start: October 14, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 15, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: St. Andrew Catholic Church
806 N.E. Alberta Street, Portland, OR, 97211, United States
Cost: Advance: $17, $14 for seniors, $5 for students; At the door: $20, $17 for seniors, $5 for students

Lewis & Clark Faculty Chamber Players Concert


College faculty members present a concert that includes a new work for viola and piano by the school’s Music Department Chair, Michael Johanson. Also on the program are Brahms’ Piano Trio in B major and Schubert’s Cello Quintet.

Start: October 14, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 14, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Agnes Flanagan Chapel, Lewis & Clark College
0615 S.W. Palatine Hill Road, Portland, OR, 97219, United States
Cost: $10; $5 for Lewis & Clark faculty/staff/alumni, seniors, and non-L&C students; free for L&C students with ID

October 15, 2016

Free Neighborhood Concert


Portland Chamber Music is a nonprofit organization bringing together musicians and audiences from all walks of life in quality while sponsoring welcoming performances and music education accessible to all. This concert features pianist Michael Liu, flutist Lynda Hess, clarinetist Jennfer Crockett, violinist Meghan Van Cleave, cellist Jonathan Cheskin, soprano Anya Kalina, and Lluis Soldevila on… More

Start: October 15, 2016 7:00 pm
End: October 15, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue: Saints Peter and Paul Episcopal
247 S.E. 82nd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97216, United States
Cost: Free, but donations gratefully accepted

Oregon Symphony: Jason Alexander Sings Broadway, October 15 & 16


Long before becoming world-renowned as the iconic George Costanza on “Seinfeld,” Jason Alexander was a Tony Award-winning Broadway song and dance man. His appearance features an hilarious re-telling of his journey to and on the Broadway stage with great music from the theater, along with comedy and audience interaction. It’s a much-heralded performance of music,… More

Start: October 15, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 16, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205.
Cost: $23 to $105

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