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July 19, 2015

CMNW Summer Festival: Lecture by Peter Schickele: What’s So Funny About Music?

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Join us for this unique lecture by the one and only Peter Schickele. In this lecture Mr. Schickele discusses how humor in music can by affected by cultural relativity and whether humor has a smaller role in music than it... More

Start: July 19, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Recital Hall on the campus of Portland State
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $10 to $15

July 18, 2015

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival: Clarinet Quintet Celebration, July 18 & 19

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Featuring Miró Quartet (Daniel Ching, William Fedkenheuer, John Largess, Joshua Gindele), David Shifrin. Join Artistic Director David Shifrin and the internationally acclaimed Miró Quartet for our World Premiere of Peter Schickele’s new Clarinet Quintet – commissioned by CMNW – and fantastic... More

Start: July 18, 2015 8:00 pm
End: July 19, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Address:
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, Portland
Cost: $10.00 to $60.00

Trinity Cathedral: Alternative Liturgy with the music of U2.

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U2 Porchlight Concert. Sometimes your favorite worships songs are ones which you never — or, in the case of U2 — seldom hear in church. From I Will Follow and I Still Haven’t Found What I’m looking For to Mysterious... More

Start: July 18, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral’s Courtyard
Address:
147 N.W. Nineteenth Avenue, Portland, 97209

CMNW Summer Festival: Family Concert: Peter Schickele’s The Emperor’s New Clothes

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Featuring Peter Schickele, Theodore Arm, John Largess, Hamilton Cheifetz, Yevgeny Yontov You won’t want the young people in your life to miss this exciting family concert of The Emperor’s New Clothes. Follow along with narrator Peter Schickele and our CMNW musicians as... More

Start: July 18, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Address:
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: $5 to $10

July 17, 2015

Portland Opera: The Elixir of Love, Through August 1

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Our 50th anniversary celebration began in Vienna and it ends in the American Wild West, a creative and ingenious setting for Donizetti’s The Elixir of Love. Like Die Fledermaus, The Elixir of Love is a celebration of love’s intoxicating power…and the powerful intoxication of a... More

Start: July 17, 2015 7:30 pm
End: August 1, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Address:
1111 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205.

Imago Soirée #1, July 17-19

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Soirée #1 features six works and five directors, and includes Baudelaire movement theatre, surreal animation, classic experimental theater, and eccentric original works. Poetic kinetics, lo-fi animation, Handke inspired work, and outlandish originals fill this eclectic production, with light design by... More

Start: July 17, 2015 7:30 pm
End: July 19, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Imago Theatre
Address:
17 S.E. 8th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $10, $15, $20, pay-what-you-can

Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, July 17-19

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Portland Summer Opera Workshop returns for a sixth season, presenting a concert version of the opera in its entirety, sung in Italian with English subtitles. Musical Director Luke Housner is at the piano, and the cast is a blend of local talent mixed... More

Start: July 17, 2015 6:00 pm
End: July 19, 2015 6:45 pm
Venue: St. Michael and All Angels
Address:
1704 N.E. 43rd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97213, United States
Cost: Free will donation

CMNW Summer Festival: Go for Baroque – Peter Schickele’s 80th Birthday Bash & CMNW’s 45th Anniversary

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Featuring Theodore Arm, Daniel Phillips, Hamilton Cheifetz, Curtis Daily, Tara Helen O’Conor, Timothy Gocklinn, Adrew Koeppe, Julie Feves, John Cox, Heidi Lehwalder, Yevgeny Yontov, Peter Schickele. Celebrate the 80th birthday of one of America’s best known composers, Peter Schickele, plus the... More

Start: July 17, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Portland Center Stage
Address:
128 NW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $150 to $250

CMNW Summer Festival: Open Rehearsal – Brahms Quintet in B Minor

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Artists: David Shifrin, Clarinet and Miró Quartet, Ensemble. Get a behind-the-scenes look as CMNW musicians put the finishing touches on Brahms’s Quintet in B Minor for Clarinet and String Quartet, Op. 115. Open rehearsals last about one hour. An informal Q & A... More

Start: July 17, 2015 10:00 am
End: July 17, 2015 11:00 am
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Address:
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: Free Admission

July 16, 2015

Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival: Beethoven’s Complete Violin Sonatas – Part III

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Featuring Augustin Hadelich and Inon Barnatan. This third of three installments of Beethoven’s complete violin sonatas features two of the world’s most phenomenal young musicians. Don’t miss this powerhouse duo in our final evening of Beethoven’s great masterpieces for violin and piano! BEETHOVEN Sonata No.... More

Start: July 16, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Address:
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202.
Cost: $10.00 to $60.00

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