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November 23, 2014

Millennium Band in Concert

Millennium Band

The ensemble opens its 16th season with a program that includes two marches, The Billboard March and The Vanished Army, as well as the Evening Prayer and Pantomime from Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck. Also featured are An Original Suite by English... More

Start: November 23, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 23, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Lakeridge High School Auditorium
Address:
1235 Overlook Drive, Lake Oswego, OR, 97034, United States
Cost: Free

University of Portland School of Performing & Fine Arts: Jazz Band

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The university welcomes Portland jazz legend Dave Barduhn as the new director of the Jazz Band, which performs high energy big band music.

Start: November 23, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Hunt Center Recital Hall on the campus of the University of Portland
Address:
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free Admission

Metropolitan Youth Symphony: Concert

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The Metropolitan Youth Symphony was founded on the belief that the study of music is an integral part of a well-rounded education. Not only does music promote intellectual and aesthetic knowledge, it also builds many leadership skills such as responsibility,... More

Start: November 23, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Glencoe High School
Phone: 503-844-1900
Address:
2700 NW Glencoe Road, Hillsboro, 97124
Cost: $5 to $10

Corvallis-OSU Symphony Orchestra: “American Music”

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Our second subscription concert will hopefully be the first in a series devoted to American composers. But wait, why does it begin with an arrangement of the National Anthem by Igor Stravinsky? Wasn’t he Russian? Yes, but he immigrated to... More

Start: November 23, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Lasells Stewart Center on the Campus of Oregon State University
Phone: 541-737-2402
Address:
875 SW 26th Street, Corvallis, OR, 97331-3101, United States
Cost: $22 to $32

David Salminen: Solar Flares!

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The classically trained pianist, now a piano improvvisatore based in Portland, briefly speaks on the interaction of solar flares and other activity with the Earth before launching into a set of spontaneous piano improvisations. The concert is in two halves, each about 30 minutes,... More

Start: November 23, 2014 3:00 pm
End: November 23, 2014 4:30 pm
Venue: Portland Piano Company
Address:
711 S.W. 14th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free, but donations gladly accepted

Celebration Works: Susan Chan, piano, “East West Encounter”

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Pianist Susan Chan intermingles music from eastern and western cultures, including Bach transcriptions and works by contemporary Chinese composers. Tickets: $10, available at the door. Free parking available during concerts in the underground garage at the corner of SW 12th and Morrison.... More

Start: November 23, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church
Phone: 503 228 7331
Address:
1200 SW Alder, Portland, 97205
Cost: $10

Metropolitan Youth Symphony: Concert

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Metropolitan Youth Symphony provides music education and performance opportunities for young musicians of all ages and levels of experience, contributing to the musical development of thousands of young musicians. Hundreds of youth concerts have been performed all over the Pacific... More

Start: November 23, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Glencoe High School
Phone: 503-844-1900
Address:
2700 NW Glencoe Road, 2700 NW Glencoe Road, 97124
Cost: $5 to $10

OJMCHE Special Event: Writing the Jewish Experience – Writing Workshop

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Participants explore, in their own words, what they consider the Jewish experience. In this generative workshop, works by Allen Ginsberg, Yehuda Amichai, Adrienne Rich, Grace Paley, Sabena Stark, Yuvi Zalkow, and others, are considered as motivations for expressing our deeply... More

Start: November 23, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 23, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Address:
1953 NW Kearney, Portland, 97209
Cost: $45 to $60

November 22, 2014

Oregon Symphony: Bernadette Peters

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No one lights up the stage like the sparkling Bernadette Peters! The New York Times says it best: “Bernadette Peters has no peer in musical theatre.” The only downside? One performance only!! Paul Ghun Kim, conductor Visit the OREGON SYMPHONY website to purchase tickets... More

Start: November 22, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $30 to $120

University of Portland School of Performing & Fine Arts: Airs, Fantasies & Diamonds

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An evening of symphonic string music. As a prelude to their January tour, the Orchestra will present an evening of varied music written for string orchestra. Selections will include Karl Jenkins’ Palladio, a portion of which was made famous in the... More

Start: November 22, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium on the campus of the University of Portland
Address:
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free Admission

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