March 29, 2017
Called “the world’s reigning male chorus” by The New Yorker, Chanticleer, celebrates its 39th season in 2016-17, performing in the United States, Germany, Austria, Italy, Hong Kong, Singapore, the People’s Republic of China, and Bolivia. Chanticleer is known around the world for the seamless blend of its twelve male voices ranging from soprano to bass and… More
Performing artists for this concert include Artistic Director Greg Ewer, violin; Ron Blessinger, violin; Charles Noble, viola; Marilyn De Oliviera, cello; Joseph Berger, horn; Paul Safar, piano/composer; Thomas DeNicola, piano/composer; and Sergio Carreno, percussion. Classical Crossroads includes works that explore the frontiers of early 21st-century classical composition, highlighting the diverse historical and cultural influences that… More
This event is a benefit for Portland Piano International, a local arts organization that brings amazing solo piano performers to Portland every year. Marlise features music by women composers such as Hildegard of Bingen, Mary McAuliffe, Valerie Capers and Marian McPartland. Free Concert. Online donations accepted.
Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to bring world class symphony musicians to the public. Come watch a 45-minute concert for children of all ages! Performances at 1 pm and 2:30 pm. For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.
March 26, 2017
International Tango competition grand prize winner and three-time Grammy nominee Quartet San Francisco has gained international acclaim as a group with no boundaries as it delves into tango, world music of all kinds, and jazz, bringing a refreshingly new repertoire to the chamber music tradition. For this concert they are joined by Grammy-nominated steel string acoustic… More
Presented by David Stabler’s organization The Infinite Power of Music, this class features “Music of Grieving.” What music do we turn to in our time of greatest need? Sorrowful music can be some of the most beautiful in the world: the piercing beauty of “In Paradisum” by Gabriel Faure, the noble “Nimrod” from Edward Elgar’s “Enigma Variations,” Gustav… More
The Oregon Renaissance Band, formed in 1991, specializes in the performance of 16th and early 17th century repertoire on authentic replicas of historical instruments. They have appeared on NPR’s Performance Today, and performed in numerous concert series in the U.S. and at the Regensburg Early Music Festival in Germany. Recordings include Now make we joye… More
This concert marks the official dedication of Lake Grove Presbyterian Church’s new organ console! Jeff Wood, Wendy Bamonte, and Mary Ann Foy will perform a collection of joyful works by living composers, including Emma Lou Diemer, Hans-André Stamm, and Denis Bédard. Performances by Jeff Wood, organist; Wendy Bamonte, flute; and Mary Ann Foy, soprano. The… More
March 25, 2017
Featuring Special Guest Artist – Alexander Schimpf, Piano Newport Symphony Orchestra with Adam Flatt, Conductor perform: Mendelssohn – Overture to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Schumann – Introduction and Allegro appassionato for piano and orchestra Liszt – Totentanz for piano and orchestra Berlioz – Symphonie Fantastique Concert repeats March 26, 2:00 pm. Reserve Tickets.
Reprise, a focused, creative and collegial choir made up of high caliber musicians, is pleased to announce their debut concerts at the end of March. The group was formed by Janet Reiter and April Duvic. The music selected reflects each director’s strengths and passion for the choral art. With Ms. Reiter’s background in vocal jazz, Pure… More