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September 20, 2014

Oregon Symphony: Ben Folds Special Concert


LIVE in concert! Legendary piano rocker Ben Folds plays his greatest hits with the Oregon Symphony, featuring the Portland premiere of his new piano concerto. Paul Ghun Kim, conductor. Don’t miss this incredible musical experience! Visit the OREGON SYMPHONY website to purchase... More

Start: September 20, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $35 to $125

September 19, 2014

Opera on Screen: La Rondine

La Rondine

This series of film screenings presents recent productions from the San Francisco Opera, and is a collaboration between Portland Opera and OMSI. This showing of Puccini’s La Rondine includes an introduction, The Operetta Tradition, by Portland Opera Director of Marketing & Communications Mark... More

Start: September 19, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 19, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Empirical Theater at OMSI
1945 S.E. Water Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $19-45; see full listing for all ticket prices

September 16, 2014

Portland Opera’s Resident Artist Season Preview

Opera Preview

Katrina Galka, Alexander Elliott, Ian Jose Ramirez, and special guest Laura Beckel Thoreson give a 50-minute preview of the upcoming Portland Opera season, with selections from Carmen, Show Boat, Die Fledermaus, The Rake’s Progress and The Elixir of Love.

Start: September 16, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 16, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Beaverton City Library
12375 S.W. Fifth Street, Beaverton, OR, 97005, United States
Cost: Free

September 14, 2014

Lutheran Choral Association Sunday Concert Series

Lutheran Choral

The Lutheran Choral Association celebrates its 77th season with the second of five Sunday concerts. Sue Thompson Armentrout directs the choir, accompanied by Karl Jurisons.

Start: September 14, 2014 4:00 pm
End: September 14, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: Tigard United Methodist
9845 SW Walnut Place, Tigard, OR, 97223, United States

Salem Chamber Orchestra: Masterworks I – “A life by what we give”


First, we explore comedy and tragedy in Mozart’s Overture to Don Giovanni. We explore death in Sibelius’ Valse Triste from Kuolema. Portland native Mark Goodenberger, joins us to perform Emmanuel Séjourné’s Concerto for Marimba and String Orchestra. And we end... More

Start: September 14, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Hudson Hall in the Rogers Music Center on the campus of Willamette University
900 State Street, Salem, 97301
Cost: $10 to $45

Oregon Symphony: Tchaikovsky Spectacular


Two of Portland’s finest musical artists – pianist Arnaldo Cohen and conductor Carlos Kalmar – team up for a spectacular afternoon of Tchaikovsky favorites. Program includes three Tchaikovsky compositions: Marche slave; Piano Concerto No. 1 and Symphony No. 4. Visit the... More

Start: September 14, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $22 to $99

September 13, 2014

Oregon Symphony: Béla Fleck Special Concert


The banjo master returns, armed this time with his new concerto for banjo and orchestra – The Imposter. In his seeming quest to rebrand the banjo, he makes the case that it should have its own section in the symphony... More

Start: September 13, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $25 to $95

PCO: Strings Attached, September 13 & 14


Portland Chamber Orchestra begins its new season with an all strings concert featuring pianist Chad Heltzel and percussionist Brett Paschal. Program includes the Little Suite of Carl Nielsen, J.S. Bach’s Piano Concerto in D minor, Ernest Bloch’s Concerto Grosso No. 2, and the... More

Start: September 13, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 14, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Two venues, see full listing
United States
Cost: $25; $20 for seniors

Salem Chamber Orchestra: Late Night with SCO I – “Out under the sky”


Don’t miss the first program of SCO’s new mini concert series Late Night with SCO. Enjoy this intimate chamber music concert in the inviting private gallery of Amadeus Restaurant. Sit with good friends by candlelight while you enjoy gourmet food... More

Start: September 13, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Amadeus Restaurant
135 Liberty St NE, Salem, 97301
Cost: $7 to $25

OCCMS: Amelia Piano Trio

Amelia Trio

Oregon Coast Chamber Music Society presents the Amelia Piano Trio — pianist Andrew Armstrong, violinist Anthea Kreston and cellist Jason Duckles — in a program that includes Brahms’ B Major Trio, Daron Hagen’s Wayfaring Stranger, a Chopin solo and a violin/cello... More

Start: September 13, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 13, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: A private home,
Depoe Bay, OR, United States
Cost: $25

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