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July 15, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: Emerson String Quartet, Passing the Torch – Part I

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9-time Grammy winners the Emerson String Quartet play the first of three concerts highlighting the “passing of the torch” from Haydn to the young Beethoven, featurinjg two of Haydn’s Opus 76 quartets, and two of Beethoven’s Opus 18 Quartets. Be sure to experience all three concerts in this remarkable cycle! Program includes: HAYDN – String… More

Start: July 15, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

CMNW Summer Festival: Death and Delight with BodyVox, Through July 23

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CMNW and BodyVox are back together pairing exceptional music with bold dance! It’s an evening of Shakespeare with all new choreography to Prokofiev’s Romeo & Juliet and Mendelssohn’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream performed by the amazing piano duo of Melvin Chen and Hilda Huang. Program includes: PROKOFIEV’S original rehearsal version of the Romeo & Juliet Suite for Solo Piano (with his personal alternate… More

Start: July 15, 2016 7:30 pm
End: July 23, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: BodyVox Dance Center
Address:
1201 NW 17th Avenue, Portland, 97209

FHP Summer Concert Series: Oregon Renaissance Band

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The period instrument ensemble performs Renaissance songs celebrating wine and spirits. Local wine and craft food available for purchase at 5:30 p.m., with the concert beginning at 6 p.m. No outside food or beverages, please. Limited seating. Reserve tickets.  

Start: July 15, 2016 5:30 pm
End: July 15, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Lawless Family Farm
Address:
7272 S.W. Jacktown Road, Beaverton, OR, 97078, United States
Cost: $15

CMNW Summer Festival: New@Noon: Bresnick & Danielpour

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This brilliant concert features the West coast premiere of Martin Bresnick’s And I Always Thought, but also the world premiere of Richard Danielpour’s Clarinet Quintet (“The Last Jew in Hamadan”). Program includes: CHARLES WUORINEN – Cello Variations III (1997) (West Coast Premiere) MARTIN BRESNICK – Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano (West coast premiere) RICHARD DANIELPOUR –… More

Start: July 15, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75, on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201

July 14, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: Dover Quartet & David Shifrin

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CMNW Artistic Director David Shifrin joins the Dover Quartet to perform the World Premiere of Richard Danielpour’s Clarinet Quintet “The Last Jew in Hamadan” inspired by Persian and Klezmer music, as well as works by Beethoven and Weber. Program includes: BEETHOVEN – String Quartet in E-flat Major, op. 74, (“Harp”) RICHARD DANIELPOUR – Clarinet Quintet “The Last… More

Start: July 14, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

BodyVox: Death and Delight, Through July 23

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BodyVox and Chamber Music Northwest return with their beloved annual concert series pairing exceptional music with BodyVox’s bold dance making. This season BodyVox tackles The Bard with a double bill that includes Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and A Midsummer Night’s Dream, set to Mendelssohn’s beautiful compositions for the work. Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet was completed in… More

Start: July 14, 2016 7:30 pm
End: July 23, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: BodyVox Dance Center
Phone: 503-229-0627
Address:
1201 NW 17th Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $25 to $59

July 13, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: Beethoven’s Last Quartet

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Ani Kavafian joins 2016 Protégé Project artists in this concert at the intimate Alberta Rose Theatre, featuring poerful works by Bartok, Shostakovich, and Beethoven’s final string quartet. Prepare to be “rocked” by these epic works in the Alberta Rose’s acoustically marvelous environment. Benjamin Hoffman, Ani Kavafian, Yevgeny Yontov, Zorá String Quartet (Dechopol Kowintaweewat, Seula Lee,… More

Start: July 13, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Rose Theatre
Address:
3000 NE Alberta Street, Portland, 97211

July 12, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: Two Grands, Six Hands!

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Piano lovers unite! Four of the most exciting pianists in America unite for this keyboard celebration featuring works by Mozart, Rachmaninoff, and Schnittke that will blow you away. The Piano, Six Hands arrangement of the Overture to The Marriage of Figaro will be a sight (and sound!) to behold. Pianists Melvin Chen, Hilda Huang, Gilles Vonsattel, Yevgeny… More

Start: July 12, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201

July 11, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: The Razumovsky Quartets with the Dover Quartet

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Hear the Beethoven’s complete Razumovsky Quartets performed by the exceptional young musicians of the internationally-acclaimed Dover Quartet (Joel Link, Bryan Lee, Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, Camden Shaw), a former CMNW Protégé ensemble. Program includes: BEETHOVEN – String Quartet in F Major, op. 59, no. 1 (“Razumovsky”) BEETHOVEN – String Quartet in E Minor, op. 59,… More

Start: July 11, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

July 10, 2016

FHP Summer Concert Series: Flutist Emma Shubin

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The artist performs classical and modern flute repertoire in an intimate, shady fir grove on a Portland area farm. Local wine and craft food available for purchase at 4 p.m., with the concert beginning at 4:30 p.m. No outside food or beverages please. Seating is limited. Reserve tickets.    

Start: July 10, 2016 4:00 pm
End: July 10, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Lawless Family Farm
Address:
7272 S.W. Jacktown Road, Beaverton, OR, 97078, United States
Cost: $15

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