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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
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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

October 16, 2016

Vancouver Symphony Chamber Series


On the heels of its successful debut in 2015, The VSO Piano Extravaganza returns for its second season! This year it features Northwest favorites Cinda Redman, Lena Vozheiko-Wheaton and Dr. Michael C. Liu, among other piano virtuosi. A special guest is Vancouver’s own Dimitri Zhgenti, who made his celebrated debut with The VSO in January 2015. Audiences are… More

Start: October 16, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: The Historic Kiggins Theatre
1011 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States
Cost: $25 Adult, $10 Student

Corvallis OSU Symphony Orchestra: From Stage and Screen


The synergy between music, stage and screen has been one of western culture’s most enduring and popular creations. On this first concert of the season, the Symphony presents a rich selection of musical hits, commonly referred to as “oldie goldies.” To open the program, the Orchestra plays Rossini’s opera overture, William Tell, more widely known… More

Start: October 16, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Lasells Stewart Center on the campus of Oregon State University
875 SW 26th Street, Corvallis, OR, 97331, United States
Cost: $22 to $32

Sunnyside Symphony Orchestra Fall Concert


The Orchestra begins its new season with a performance of Sibelius’ Fifth Symphony. Also on the program is the Second Essay for Orchestra by Samuel Barber and J.S. Bach’s Concerto for Oboe and Violin. Kelly Gronli and Nelly Kovalev are featured as soloists in the Bach. Music Director Travis Hatton conducts.  

Start: October 16, 2016 4:00 pm
End: October 16, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: Sunnyside SDA Church
10501 S.E. Market Street, Portland, OR, 97216, United States
Cost: Free

Trinity Cathedral: Oktoberfest Hymn Sing


The first fundraiser for our summer 2017 Choir Tour to France & England! Join the Trinity Choir for a Bavarian feast and hymn sing in Kempton Hall to raise money for the choir trip to Europe next summer. You’ll enjoy a decadent German dinner prepared by Jennifer Wiant before raising your voices (and your mugs)… More

Start: October 16, 2016 6:00 pm
End: October 16, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
147 NW 19th Avenue, Portland, 97209

Peter & Will Anderson Jazz Trio


Dubbed “virtuosos on clarinet and saxophone” by the New York Times, Peter and Will Anderson perform in this single appearance. Reserve tickets online or by calling 541-994-9994. (Photo by Lynn Redmile)  

Start: October 16, 2016 7:00 pm
End: October 16, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln City Cultural Center
540 N.E. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR, 97367, United States
Cost: $18 in advance, $20 at the door

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