September 24, 2016
The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra present their annual Gala dinner & fund-raising event celebrating the flavor of Vienna, featuring cocktails, dinner and dancing, along with silent and live auctions. The orchestra play familiar pieces by the kings of Austrian music: Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and, of course, Strauss. All Classical’s Suzanne Nance acts as emcee. Reserve tickets.
September 23, 2016
Portland Columbia Symphony kicks off its 35th Anniversary Season with a program focusing on the music of John Williams. One of the world’s most acclaimed composers for film, Williams has written extraordinary themes for many of the most successful and memorable films of all time, including Star Wars, Harry Potter, Schindler’s List and more. Two performances:… More
September 18, 2016
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.
Vancouver’s favorite music arranger, Rodney Sauer, returns to present his own score arrangement of Charlie Chaplin’s critically acclaimed comedy-drama The Kid. This film was written, produced and directed by Charlie Chaplin and is widely considered one of the greatest films of the silent era. Mr. Sauer plays the piano and conducts the ensemble of VSO… More
Margaret Irwin-Brandon, a specialist in early keyboard instruments, is Arcadia Players Artistic Director Emerita and a concert recitalist in the Americas and Europe. She has been a soloist in many European and American festivals and has performed in national and regional conventions of the American Guild of Organists and the Organ Historical Society. In this… More
September 17, 2016
Featuring Pacific Youth Choir. Amy Andersson, conductor. Journey to Hyrule and celebrate The Legend of Zelda with Master Quest, the next chapter of the multi-media Symphony of the Goddesses tour! Chronicling favorite moments from the franchise’s 29-year history, Master Quest also includes never-before-performed scores and gorgeous, larger-than-life gameplay imagery from the latest Zelda release, Tri Force… More
September 16, 2016
David Saffert hosts as “Mr. Showmanship,” bringing to life that incredible stage presence which made audiences swoon for decades. The audience will be treated to some of Liberace’s most beloved hits, such as his Gershwin Medley, Boogie Woogie, and Chopsticks. Jillian Snow Harris lights up the stage as Liza Minnelli with such showstoppers as I Love… More
The group performs motets and chansons found in a manuscript book currently housed at the Royal College of Music, London, that is believed to have been the possession of Anne Boleyn. Composers include Josquin, Compère and Brumel. Three performances: September 16 at 7 p.m. at St Luke’s ~ San Lucas Episcopal Church, 426 E. 4th Plain Boulevard in Vancouver;… More
September 13, 2016
Back by popular demand! One of the most iconic R&B groups in music history returns to the Oregon Symphony. The four-time Grammy Award winners have thrilled audiences around the world for more than two decades with their smooth harmonies and enduring themes. Count on them for favorites like End of the Road, I’ll Make Love… More