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February 21, 2016

Portland Wind Symphony: Sensory Friendly Concert

Sensory Friendly Concert

This concert is for anyone with sensory sensitivities who may not have had an opportunity to hear a classical music concert because of an inability to sit still or quietly. Music will be presented at a lower and consistent volume, lights... More

Start: February 21, 2016 3:00 pm
End: February 21, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: St. Anne’s Chapel, Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Highway 43, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: Free, but donations accepted

University of Portland Performing & Fine Arts: Parents’ and Families Weekend Concert

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Three ensembles share the stage: the Jazz Band, Women’s Chorale, and University Singers. The Singers take the audience on a nostalgia trip with historic fight songs and alma maters from the University of Portland and Columbia Prep.

Start: February 21, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium
Address:
5000 N Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free Admission

Opera on Tap Portland: Singer’s Choice

Opera on Tap

The group’s performers are unleashed to choose any song they want to sing for the audience. Reserve tickets.

Start: February 21, 2016 5:00 pm
End: February 21, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Vie de Boheme
Address:
1530 S.E. 7th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $5

February 24, 2016

Portland’5 & Chamber Music Northwest: Black Violin

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Classically trained Wil Baptiste and Kevin “Kev Marcus” Sylvester are the founders of BLACK VIOLIN. There has been no band to meticulously meld classical, hip-hop, rock and pop music into a single genre busting act- until now. Black Violin is the... More

Start: February 24, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $22.00 & $32.00

University of Portland Performing & Fine Arts: The Adding Machine, Through February 28

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Mr. Zero is a hapless cog in the vast machine of modern business. When he discovers that he is going to be replaced by an adding machine, he snaps. Written by Pulitzer Prize winning author Elmer Rice in 1923, The... More

Start: February 24, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 28, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Mago Hunt Theater
Address:
5000 N Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203

February 26, 2016

Salem Philharmonia Orchestra with guest soloist, Noah Seitz, February 26 & 27

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The Salem Philharmonia Orchestra performs with soloist Noah Seitz. Come hear music of Ravel, Hindemith, Debussy, and Dvorak's Symphony No. 7. Free pre-concert discussion begins at 6:30. Performance repeats February 27, 7:00 pm, at Chemeketa Community College Auditorium, Building 6, 4000 Lancaster... More

Start: February 26, 2016 7:00 pm
End: February 27, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Unitarian Universalist Congregation
Address:
5090 Center Street NE, Salem, OR, 97317, United States
Cost: $15 adults, $10 seniors and students, under 17 free

Ballet Fantastique: The Dragon and the Night Queen, February 26–28

Ballet Fantastique

Ancient Ireland is a mesmerizing world haunted by elemental powers, dragons, and gatekeepers to other worlds. In The Dragon and the Night Queen, Irish legends are retold through ballet with live music by the Gerry Rempel Ensemble and internationally-renowned Irish... More

Start: February 26, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 28, 2016 4:30 pm
Venue: Hult Center
Address:
1 Eugene Center, Eugene, OR, 97401, United States
Cost: $10-$30

February 27, 2016

Portland Opera To Go: Elixir of Love

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Portland Opera To Go offers a family-friendly, English-language version of Donizetti's funny coming-of-age tale. A clumsy young man, Nemorino, falls madly in love with the beautiful and high-falutin’ Adina, who laughs off his every attempt to catch her attention. When Adina is... More

Start: February 27, 2016 2:00 pm
End: February 27, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
Address:
527 East Main Street, Hillsboro, OR, 97123, United States
Cost: Suggested $5 donation

A Percussion Celebration

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Roger Allen is a local leader in the field of percussion training, havingworked with local school bands and taught thousands ofstudents over the course of forty years. in this concert, he offers the audience an opportunity to discover what percussion is all about. Free... More

Start: February 27, 2016 2:00 pm
End: February 27, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Hillsboro Main Library
Address:
2850 N.E. Brookwood Parkway, Hillsboro, OR, 97124, United States
Cost: Free

In a Time of Extinctions, a Call to Life

Moore

Author and environmental activist Kathleen Dean Moore (pictured) and concert pianist Rachelle Schmidt present a program blending Moore’s evocative words with McCabe’s expressive piano interpretation of Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Variations on a Theme of Corelli. Moore weaves words into the silences between variations... More

Start: February 27, 2016 7:00 pm
End: February 27, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Central Lutheran Church
Address:
1820 N.E. 21st Avenue, Portland, OR, 97212, United States
Cost: $8-$20

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