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August 8, 2014

Britt Classical Festival: Béla Fleck, banjo – Britt Orchestra

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Known for his explorations of new musical territory and considered to be the world's greatest banjo player, Fleck has been nominated in more musical genres than any musician in Grammy history. A world-class star in the new generation of musicians... More

Start: August 8, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Britt Pavilion
Address:
350 South First Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: $10 to $45

August 9, 2014

Portland Festival Symphony: Free Park Concert

Park Concerts

Join Founder and Music Director Lajos Balogh and the Portland Festival Symphony for its 34th free classical concerts in Portland parks season.

Start: August 9, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 9, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: U.S. Grant Park
Address:
N.E. 33rd Avenue & Grant Place, Portland, OR, 97212, United States
Cost: Free

Britt Classical Festival: Augustin Hadelich, violin – Britt Orchestra

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Back by popular demand, violinist Augustin Hadelich returns to Britt after a stunning debut last summer. Touted by many Britt patrons as one of the best violinists ever to play here, his technical virtuosity and musical brilliance are sure to... More

Start: August 9, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Britt Pavilion
Address:
350 South First Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: $10 to $45

August 10, 2014

Portland SummerFest: NorthWest Young Voices

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For the last eleven summers, our organization has presented Opera in the Park with a world-class cast to a growing audience of all ages for free. Another mission of the Portland SummerFest organization is to nurture the next generation of... More

Start: August 10, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: St. John the Baptist Church on the campus of Oregon Episcopal School
Address:
6300 SW Nicol Road, Portland, 97223
Cost: $10 to $20 donation

Portland Festival Symphony: Free Park Concert

Park Concerts

Join Founder and Music Director Lajos Balogh and the Portland Festival Symphony for its 34th free classical concerts in Portland parks season.

Start: August 10, 2014 6:00 pm
End: August 10, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Washington Park
Address:
Portland, OR, 97221, United States
Cost: Free

August 12, 2014

Walters Cultural Arts Center: Open Poetry Night

Open Poetry Night

Poets and lovers of poetry gather for a casual evening of shared inspiration and poetic camaraderie. All are invited to sign up for the open mic, though quiet listeners are equally welcome and appreciated.

Start: August 12, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 12, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
Address:
527 East Main Street, Hillsboro, OR, 97123, United States
Cost: Free

August 14, 2014

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: The Magic of Movie Music

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Vancouver Symphony Orchestra presents their annual free Outdoor family concert. Salvador Brotons, conductor. Host of All Classical’s The Score, Edmund Stone salutes the best in movie music. Guest artist Paul Kim featured.

Start: August 14, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: Esther Short Park
Address:
301 W 8th Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States
Cost: Free Admission

Newberg Community Band: Summer Band Concert

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The Newberg Community Band is an all-volunteer community band with no strings attached (after all, we aren’t an orchestra.) Members play for fun, fellowship and challenge. Billed as a band for amateurs, a smattering of professionals keeps members on their... More

Start: August 14, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: George Fox University Amphitheater
Address:
Fulton Avenue near Meridian Avenue, Newberg, OR, 97132, United States

August 15, 2014

Britt Classical Festival: Storm Large, vocalist – Julio Elizalde, piano – Britt Orchestra

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This program offers dark cabaret, jazz and folk inspired music—a cornucopia of American sounds. Opening with John Kander's Overture to the Broadway hit Chicago, the program's feature work is Kurt Weill's Seven Deadly Sins. Soprano Storm Large brings to life Weill's multi-dimensional... More

Start: August 15, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Britt Pavilion
Address:
350 South First Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: $10 to $45

August 16, 2014

Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra: Bows, Strings, and Pegs

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Featuring the Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra, Dr. Jeffrey Specht, Music Director and Conductor, Edmund Stone, hosting. Program includes Antonin Dvorak’s Serenade for Strings in E Major; St. Paul Suite of Gustav Holst; Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Five Variations on Dives &... More

Start: August 16, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: McGuire Auditorium on the campus of Warner Pacific College
Address:
2219 SE 68th Avenue, Portland, 97215
Cost: $15 at the door

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