July 9, 2016
Musica Maestrale presents “Songs from the Age of the Birth of Opera,” featuring soprano Arwen Myers, Soprano and Hideki Yamaya on theorbo and Baroque guitar. Local wine and craft food available for purchase at 5:30 p.m., with the concert beginning at 6 p.m. No outside food and beverages, please. Limited seating. Reserve tickets.
Join Gilles Vonsattel, Fred Sherry, Paul Neubauer, Ani Kavafian, Benjamin Hoffman and Dmitri Atapine for an evening featuring three diverse masterpieces by Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Beethoven. Program includes: BEETHOVEN – Duo for Viola and Cello in E-flat Major, WoO 32 (“Eyeglass”) MOZART – Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, K. 493 TCHAIKOVSKY – Piano Trio in A Minor, op…. More
July 10, 2016
The Oregon Bach Festival concludes with a performance that includes more than 230 orchestra members, soloists and choir singers performing Ein deutsches Requiem, described by one critic as “an irresistible force…heaven on Earth.” by the Boston Globe. Matthew Halls conducts the work, paired with another Brahms masterpiece, his Symphony No. 3. Reserve tickets.
The pianist offers cosmic improvisations — on the border between music and science fiction —exploring the universe at large, through the mediums of music and imagination, to delight both terrestrial and extra-terrestrial audiences. David Salminen began his classical studies in 1959, but also took jazz classes in the 1960s with Chuck Mangione. He explored the Asian-flavored… More
July 11, 2016
Hear the Beethoven’s complete Razumovsky Quartets performed by the exceptional young musicians of the internationally-acclaimed Dover Quartet (Joel Link, Bryan Lee, Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, Camden Shaw), a former CMNW Protégé ensemble. Program includes: BEETHOVEN – String Quartet in F Major, op. 59, no. 1 (“Razumovsky”) BEETHOVEN – String Quartet in E Minor, op. 59,… More
July 12, 2016
Piano lovers unite! Four of the most exciting pianists in America unite for this keyboard celebration featuring works by Mozart, Rachmaninoff, and Schnittke that will blow you away. The Piano, Six Hands arrangement of the Overture to The Marriage of Figaro will be a sight (and sound!) to behold. Pianists Melvin Chen, Hilda Huang, Gilles Vonsattel, Yevgeny… More
July 13, 2016
Ani Kavafian joins 2016 Protégé Project artists in this concert at the intimate Alberta Rose Theatre, featuring poerful works by Bartok, Shostakovich, and Beethoven’s final string quartet. Prepare to be “rocked” by these epic works in the Alberta Rose’s acoustically marvelous environment. Benjamin Hoffman, Ani Kavafian, Yevgeny Yontov, Zorá String Quartet (Dechopol Kowintaweewat, Seula Lee,… More
July 14, 2016
BodyVox and Chamber Music Northwest return with their beloved annual concert series pairing exceptional music with BodyVox’s bold dance making. This season BodyVox tackles The Bard with a double bill that includes Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream, set to Mendelssohn’s beautiful compositions for the work. Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet was completed in… More
CMNW Artistic Director David Shifrin joins the Dover Quartet to perform the World Premiere of Richard Danielpour’s Clarinet Quintet “The Last Jew in Hamadan” inspired by Persian and Klezmer music, as well as works by Beethoven and Weber. Program includes: BEETHOVEN – String Quartet in E-flat Major, op. 74, (“Harp”) RICHARD DANIELPOUR – Clarinet Quintet “The Last… More