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July 15, 2015

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival: The French Connection Club Concert II


Featuring Akropolis Reed Quintet (Timothy Gocklin, Kari Dion, Matt Landry, Ryan Reynolds, Andrew Koeppe), Nikki Chooi, Jay Campbell, Tara Helen O’Connor, David Shifrin, Yevgeny Yontov. A remarkable evening of French music, including Messiaen’s transformative and spiritually evocative Quartet for the End... More

Start: July 15, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Rose Theatre
3000 NE Alberta Street, Portland, Portland
Cost: $10 to $25

July 16, 2015

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival: Beethoven’s Complete Violin Sonatas – Part III


Featuring Augustin Hadelich and Inon Barnatan. This third of three installments of Beethoven’s complete violin sonatas features two of the world’s most phenomenal young musicians. Don’t miss this powerhouse duo in our final evening of Beethoven’s great masterpieces for violin and piano! BEETHOVEN Sonata No.... More

Start: July 16, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202.
Cost: $10.00 to $60.00

July 17, 2015

CMNW Summer Festival: Open Rehearsal – Brahms Quintet in B Minor


Artists: David Shifrin, Clarinet and Miró Quartet, Ensemble. Get a behind-the-scenes look as CMNW musicians put the finishing touches on Brahms’s Quintet in B Minor for Clarinet and String Quartet, Op. 115. Open rehearsals last about one hour. An informal Q & A... More

Start: July 17, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 17, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: Free Admission

Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, July 17-19


Portland Summer Opera Workshop returns for a sixth season, presenting a concert version of the opera in its entirety, sung in Italian with English subtitles. Musical Director Luke Housner is at the piano, and the cast is a blend of local talent mixed... More

Start: July 17, 2015 6:00 pm
End: July 19, 2015 6:45 pm
Venue: St. Michael and All Angels
1704 N.E. 43rd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97213, United States
Cost: Free will donation

CMNW Summer Festival: Go for Baroque – Peter Schickele’s 80th Birthday Bash & CMNW’s 45th Anniversary


Featuring Theodore Arm, Daniel Phillips, Hamilton Cheifetz, Curtis Daily, Tara Helen O’Conor, Timothy Gocklinn, Adrew Koeppe, Julie Feves, John Cox, Heidi Lehwalder, Yevgeny Yontov, Peter Schickele. Celebrate the 80th birthday of one of America’s best known composers, Peter Schickele, plus the... More

Start: July 17, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Portland Center Stage
128 NW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $150 to $250

Portland Opera: The Elixir of Love, Through August 1


Our 50th anniversary celebration began in Vienna and it ends in the American Wild West, a creative and ingenious setting for Donizetti’s The Elixir of Love. Like Die Fledermaus, The Elixir of Love is a celebration of love’s intoxicating power…and the powerful intoxication of a... More

Start: July 17, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 1, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
1111 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205.

Imago Soirée #1, July 17-19


Soirée #1 features six works and five directors, and includes Baudelaire movement theatre, surreal animation, classic experimental theater, and eccentric original works. Poetic kinetics, lo-fi animation, Handke inspired work, and outlandish originals fill this eclectic production, with light design by... More

Start: July 17, 2015 7:30 pm
End: July 19, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Imago Theatre
17 S.E. 8th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $10, $15, $20, pay-what-you-can

Post5 Theatre: Much Ado About Nothing, Through August 16


Post5 fuses its signature contemporary storytelling with a stylish 1950s twist for the classic Shakespearean comedy, Much Ado About Nothing this summer. Post5 places Much Ado's timeless sense of humor on the slopes of an Oregon Vineyard where humorous hijinks... More

Start: July 17, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 16, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Post5 Theatre Black Box
1666 SE Lambert Street, Portland , 97202
Cost: $12.50 to $20.00

July 18, 2015

CMNW Summer Festival: Family Concert: Peter Schickele’s The Emperor’s New Clothes


Featuring Peter Schickele, Theodore Arm, John Largess, Hamilton Cheifetz, Yevgeny Yontov You won’t want the young people in your life to miss this exciting family concert of The Emperor’s New Clothes. Follow along with narrator Peter Schickele and our CMNW musicians as... More

Start: July 18, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: $5 to $10

Trinity Cathedral: Alternative Liturgy with the music of U2.


U2 Porchlight Concert. Sometimes your favorite worships songs are ones which you never — or, in the case of U2 — seldom hear in church. From I Will Follow and I Still Haven’t Found What I’m looking For to Mysterious... More

Start: July 18, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral’s Courtyard
147 N.W. Nineteenth Avenue, Portland, 97209

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