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January 23, 2015

Portland Story Theater: The Essex, January 23 & 24

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Experience the harrowing tale that inspired Herman Melville to write the literary classic Moby Dick. Lawrence Howard’s The Essex runs 75 minutes and is performed January 23rd and 24th as part of Fertile Ground’s world premiere projects. Doors open at 7:00pm to provide... More

Start: January 23, 2015 8:00 pm
End: January 24, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Abbey
Address:
126 NE Alberta Street, Portland, 97211
Cost: $15 to $18

Spanish Brass in Performance

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Making their first Portland appearance, the Spanish Brass—also known as Spanish Brass Luur Metalls—was founded in 1989 and seven years later won the prestigious Narbonne International Brass Quintet Competition the most prestigious event of its kind in the world. Their program... More

Start: January 23, 2015 7:30 pm
End: January 23, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Winningstad Theatre
Address:
1111 S.W. Broadway, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

Family Friday Series: Andrew Goncalves

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The Portland-based singer/songwriter and guitarist played cello as a youth and has loved to sing as long as he can remember. His music and lyrics are infused with his time out on the road, of life, and the timeless search for... More

Start: January 23, 2015 7:15 pm
End: January 23, 2015 8:15 pm
Venue: Community Music Center
Address:
3350 S.E. Francis Street, Portland, OR, 97202, United States
Cost: Free, but $5 donation suggested, or $15 for families

January 22, 2015

Eugene Symphony: Branford & Bernstein

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Saxophone superstar Branford Marsalis has done it all throughout the world as a member of Sting's band, on The Tonight Show, and with classical orchestras. He comes to Eugene for a week-long residency to teach young musicians and perform two... More

Start: January 22, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Hult Center - Silva Concert Hall
Phone: 541-682-5087
Address:
1 Eugene Center (7th & Willamette), Eugene, OR, 97401, United States
Cost: $10 to $59

January 21, 2015

OJMCHE: Tell It Slant-The Voice That Haunts Us

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Selected writers read original work centered around the enduring themes of Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl such as the immortalizing quality of the written word, writing as a defiant assertion of one’s humanity, and the echoing tones... More

Start: January 21, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Address:
1953 NW Kearney Street, Portland, 97209
Cost: $5 to $10

January 19, 2015

Friends of Chamber Music: Takacs Quartet, January 19 & 20

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The only string quartet to be inducted into Gramophone’s Hall of Fame, and the first-ever Associate Artists to be appointed at Wigmore Hall in London, the Takács Quartet is widely recognized as one of the world’s great ensembles. Monday’s program features... More

Start: January 19, 2015 7:30 pm
End: January 20, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $5 to $47

January 18, 2015

Oregon Sinfonietta in Concert

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Donald Appert leads the ensemble in Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 and Mendelssohn’s E minor Violin Concerto, with Chamber Music Society of Oregon Competition Winner Jonathan DeBruyn as soloist.

Start: January 18, 2015 3:00 pm
End: January 18, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Sunnyside Seventh-Day Adventist Church
Address:
10501 S.E. Market Street, Portland, OR, 97216, United States
Cost: Free, but donations gladly accepted

January 17, 2015

ĄRCO-PDX: Winter Concert

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Featuring Liz Byrd, Hannah Hillebrand - solo cello; Bryce Caster, Mike Hsu, Andrew Sumitani - violin; Mike Goffe - viola; Owen Hofmann-Smith - cello, bass; Mitchell Falconer - keyboard. Heat up this Winter to the fiery sounds of Vivaldi and Portland... More

Start: January 17, 2015 8:00 pm
End: January 17, 2015 10:30 pm
Venue: Refuge PDX
Address:
116 SE Yamhill Street, Portland, 97217

Oregon Symphony: Clarinet Swing Kings, January 17 & 18

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Dave Bennett recently thrilled standing room only audiences in his Benny Goodman concert. This time he returns with a few of his friends to salute the Swing Era with some of the greatest music ever written for the clarinet –... More

Start: January 17, 2015 7:30 pm
End: January 18, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $22 to $99

Portland’5 Centers for the Arts: Carpe Diem String Quartet

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Carpe Diem champions the music of living composers, and has commissioned, premiered, and performed works from a broad and stylistically diverse range of various composers. The quartet is a boundary-breaking ensemble that has earned widespread critical and audience acclaim for its... More

Start: January 17, 2015 7:30 pm
End: January 17, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Winningstad Theatre
Address:
1111 SW Broadway , Portland, 97205
Cost: $38.50

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