February 10, 2017
Bruce Neswick performs a recital of organ music by Arvo Pärt and others, including iconic works Spiegel im Spiegel and Pari Intervallo. This concert takes place as part of the Arvo Pärt Festival, Feb. 9-12, 2017, presented by Cappella Romana. All-Access Festival passes available now. Single tickets available Fall 2016 at www.cappellaromana.org.
Featuring the dancers of PDX Contemporary Ballet and choreographers, M’Liss Stephenson Quinnly, Hayley Glickfeld Bielman, Emily Running, Margaret Wiss, Eva Stone, and Briley Neugebauer. Interlude: Six works by six choreographers, danced by six company members. All coming together from across the U.S. and all set loose in the intimate CoHo Theater to ply their art… More
This rarely produced Noel Coward play is Magenta Theater’s 57th mainstage production, directed by Jaynie Roberts. The Wings is a charity home for retired actresses. Here these aged ladies grow older ungracefully amidst squabbles, jealousies and grandiose memories. Performances: February 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24, 7:30 pm; February 18, 25, 2:00 pm. Tickets:… More
February 11, 2017
Naomi Pike Schenck: Survivor of the Ill-Fated Donner Party Naomi was two years old in May 1846 when her parents joined the Donner Party wagon train bound for California. Local historian Julie Reynolds traces Naomi’s life from the tragedy in the Sierra Nevadas to The Dalles, where a stained glass window memorializes her daughter.
Silver medalist in the 2015 International Tchaikovsky Competition and winner of the prestigious XIV Concours International Grand Prix Animato 2014 Paris, George Li (黎卓宇) is regarded as one of the world’s most talented and creative young pianists. His astonishing technique, distinctive tonal quality, and exceptional musicality have earned him consistent critical acclaim (New York Times,Washington… More
February 12, 2017
Featuring Pacific Youth Choir and Dance West with Pam Mahon, narrator We’ll spirit the young audience away for a musical adventure inside the orchestra with Britten’s The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra. But we promise to bring them back with smiles on their faces! Norman Huynh, conductor Reserve tickets.
Portland Youth Philharmonic’s Conservatory Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, and Young String Ensemble perform, with Sibelius’ Sixth Symphony a program highlight. PYP Musical Director David Hattner leads Portland Youth Wind Ensemble, Lawrence Johnson conducts Portland Youth Conservatory Orchestra, and Inés Voglar Belgique directs Young String Ensemble. To buy tickets, visit PYP or call the PYP office at 503-223-5939…. More
In 2005, nine-year old George made his first orchestral debut as a soloist with the Xiamen Philharmonic Orchestra. Thereafter, he has frequently appeared as a soloist with many symphony orchestras, including the Cleveland Orchestra, Simon Bolivar Youth Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela, Boston Philharmonic Orchestra, Albany Symphony Orchestra, Symphony Pro Musica, Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra and many more,… More
February 13, 2017
The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra announces luncheon featuring special guest, Maestro Gerard Schwarz – Grammy and Emmy winning Music Director of The All-Star Orchestra and Eastern Music Festival, Conductor Laureate of the famed Seattle Symphony. Maestro Schwarz shares his experience and offers insights into the creation and success of the award winning television series All Star… More