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August 28, 2016

Lutheran Choral Association Concert


The Lutheran Choral Association celebrates its 79th season with 5 concerts in the Portland area. Sue Thompson Armentrout directs the choir, accompanied by Karl Jurisons. The repertoire is broad, with music from traditional to down-home gospel, from tender to majestic. There is no charge. An offering will be taken.

Start: August 28, 2016 4:00 pm
End: August 28, 2016 5:30 pm
Venue: Mt Scott Church of God
10603 SE Henderson Street, Portland, 97266

L’invitation au voyage

French Music

Award-winning Eugene pianist Ednaldo Borba presents a program of French music featuring some local up-and-coming musicians. This group of met while studying at the University of Oregon and were brought together by the camaraderie of collaboration, their love of French poetry, and the magnificence and subtlety of the French romantic period. The program includes Fiançailles pour rire by… More

Start: August 28, 2016 3:00 pm
End: August 28, 2016 4:15 pm
Venue: Portland Piano Company
711 S.W. 14th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free, but donations gratefully accepted

August 27, 2016

Bach Cantata Choir: Madrigal Sing-Along


Whether a shower singer or a basso profundo, you’re invited to come join the fun around the piano in this fundraiser to benefit the Bach Cantata Choir. Ralph Nelson plays and conducts as attendees learn seven or eight English and Italian madrigals before breaking for dessert. Then everyone returns to learn five or six more… More

Start: August 27, 2016 7:00 pm
End: August 27, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Progress Ridge Neighborhood
Portland, OR, United States
Cost: $25

Chamber Music Concert


Featuring Robert Beall and Erin Adair, Flute; Erik Nils Velasquez, Cello; Margaret Murer, Piano; Michael Kepler Meo and Chris Benjamin, Tenor performing works by Haydn, Hue, Purcell, Benda, Mozart, Weber and others. Free Admission.

Start: August 27, 2016 3:00 pm
End: August 27, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Community Music Center
3350 SE Francis Street, Portland, 97202

August 26, 2016

Portland Actors Ensemble: Love’s Labour’s Lost


Marylhurst University hosts a performance of PAE’s summer production of the Shakespeare play, which opens at Condordia University on July 29 and closes September 4 at Reed College. Get the schedule of all performances.

Start: August 26, 2016 6:00 pm
End: August 26, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Marylhurst University
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: Free

19th Annual Vancouver Wine & Jazz Festival, through August 28

Vancouver Wine & Jazz

The Festival presents internationally acclaimed and Grammy-winning jazz, blues and pop bands, plus 200 wines, 35 fine artists, and 20 restaurants and exhibitors. Headline musicians include three-time Grammy nominated Tiempo Libre, blues legend Bettye LaVette (pictured), The Family Stone, the Heritage Blues Orchestra, guitarist Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, saxophonist Grace Kelly, Cuban pianist Alfredo Rodriguez, and… More

Start: August 26, 2016 4:00 pm
End: August 28, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Esther Short Park
8th & Columbia Streets, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States
Cost: $20-$60, children 12 and younger admitted free with paid adult or parent.

August 25, 2016

Amahl & the Night Visitors, August 25 & 27


Opera-trained Salem area students ages 7-18 perform Gian Carlo Menotti’s one-act opera for all ages, in a fully-staged and costumed production conveying the story of the Three Wise Men of the East stopping at the home of a poor widow and her crippled son. Produced and directed by Carol Ann Manzi, assisted by Maestro Robert Ashens…. More

Start: August 25, 2016 7:30 pm
End: August 27, 2016 4:30 pm
Venue: East Salem Community Center
1850 45th Street NE, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $12.50, $8.50 per person for families of three or more

August 24, 2016

Bach & Beer at Baerlic Brewery

Bach & Beer

Internationally-recognized cellist Steuart Pincombe brings together two of the finer things in life: Bach and Beer. While sipping on their favorite brews at Baerlic Brewing Company in Portland, audience members will discover the connections between the art of brewing and the art of playing the music of the Baroque composer, as three Bach suites are paired… More

Start: August 24, 2016 7:00 pm
End: August 24, 2016 8:25 pm
Venue: Baerlic Brewery
2235 S.E. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $15 suggested, plus the cost of beer

Marlise Stroebe: Simply Beautiful

Simply Beautiful

The pianist performs selections from her compact discs Simply Beautiful and Celebrating Women, and special guests Randy Hobson, piano, and Aaron Hobson, vocals, present some popular song selections.  

Start: August 24, 2016 12:00 pm
End: August 24, 2016 1:15 pm
Venue: The Old Church Concert Hall
1422 S.W. 11th Avenu, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Free

August 21, 2016

Winery Concert at Elk Cove Vineyards


The Willamette Valley Chamber Music Festival is a celebration of the creativity and beauty that abound in this special place.  Through our partnerships with winemakers, we bring world class chamber music into unique, intimate spaces where you will experience the beauty and craft of extraordinary wine and music hand in hand. Concert features Sasha Callahan, Megumi Stohs… More

Start: August 21, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Elk Cove Vineyards
Phone: (877) ELK-COVE
27751 NW Olson Road, Gaston, OR, 97119, United States
Cost: $40 general public; $20 Elk Cove wine club members

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