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February 17, 2017

PBO: Bach Orchestral Suites, February 17-19

Following his thrilling Portland Baroque Orchestra Messiah debut two years ago, award-winning orchestral and choral conductor, keyboardist, and scholar John Butt leads PBO in Bach’s complete Orchestral Suites in their original scoring with winds, trumpets, and timpani, interspersed with the 3- and 6-part ricercars from Bach’s Musical Offering. Three performances: February 17 and 18 at 7:30… More

Start: February 17, 2017 7:30 pm
End: February 19, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Two venues
Address:
See full listing for details, Portland, OR, United States

Lewis & Clark Music Department: Inés Voglar Belgique Violin Recital

Violinist Inés Voglar Belgique performs works by Latin American composers in collaboration with faculty members of the Lewis & Clark Music Department: Susan Smith, piano; Nancy Ives, cello; Emily Cole, violin; John Mery, guitar; and guest violist Joël Belgique. There is also an exhibition of “Musicians paintings” by Randall Vemer, former Oregon Symphony principal violist…. More

Start: February 17, 2017 7:30 pm
End: February 17, 2017 10:00 pm
Venue: Agnes Flanagan Chapel on the campus of Lewis & Clark College
Address:
0615 SW Palatine Hill Road, Portland, 97219

Sinfonietta plays Tchaikovsky, February 17 & 19

Oboist Blair Tindall is, in addition to being a soloist, orchestral and studio musician, the author of Mozart in the Jungle: Sex, Drugs, and Classical Music, a no-holds-barred expose of the world of classical musicians. Tindall’s book formed the basis for a popular series on Amazon Prime. Columbia Gorge Sinfonietta performs the beloved tone poem… More

Start: February 17, 2017 7:00 pm
End: February 19, 2017 2:00 pm
Venue: Wy"East Performing Arts Center
Address:
3000 Wy'East Road, Hood River, OR, 97031, United States
Cost: $10 - $15

February 16, 2017

45th Parallel: Voices of Innovation

Featuring Concertmaster Sarah Kwak, OSO Principal Cellist Nancy Ives, pianist Cary Lewis, Artistic Director and violinist Greg Ewer, and a quartet of Portland’s finest vocalists performing madrigals of Claudio Monteverdi From the vocal pyrotechnics of Claudio Monteverdi, to the uniquely American sounds of Charles Ives, and the bizarre melodic excursions of Sergei Prokofiev, the works… More

Start: February 16, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church
Address:
1422 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $10 to $25

George Fox University: Pianist Soheil Nasseri

The New York Times describes Soheil Nasseri’s playing as “consistently interesting … consistently thoughtful … filled with character,” while The New Yorker has noted that he is “one of New York’s most prolific recitalists.” Since 2001, he has performed 21 different solo recital programs in New York, entertaining in such venues as Carnegie Hall’s Weill… More

Start: February 16, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Bauman Auditorium on the campus of George Fox University
Address:
1009 E North Street, Newberg, OR, 97132, United States

February 15, 2017

Chamber Music Northwest: Dover Quartet with Avi Avital

GRAMMY-nominated superstar mandolinist Avi Avital astounds with everything you never thought a mandolin could do! He joins forces with the award-winning Dover Quartet to perform an exciting evening of diverse music including pieces by Smetana, Georgian composer Tsintsadze, J. S. Bach, and contemporary composer David Bruce. Program includes TSINTSADZE: Six Miniatures for String Quartet and… More

Start: February 15, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Address:
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $30 to $50

February 14, 2017

HDCM Concert Series: Martin Chalifour & Friends

High Desert Chamber Music offers its annual Valentine’s Day concert, this year featuring world-renowned violinist Martin Chalifour, Principal Concertmaster of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, performing pieces inspired by love and romance. This best-selling evening includes a complimentary rose for concert-goers and a custom treat from Goody’s Chocolates. The musical program includes one of Beethoven’s Romances, the Bagatelles… More

Start: February 14, 2017 8:00 pm
End: February 14, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Tower Theatre
Address:
835 N.W. Wall Street, Bend, OR, 97703, United States

HDCM Concert Series: Martin Chalifour & Friends

Join HDCM for our annual Valentine’s Day concert on this special evening. Enjoy a concert featuring world renowned violinist Martin Chalifour, Principal Concertmaster of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, performing pieces inspired by love and romance. This best-selling evening includes a complimentary rose for concert-goers and a custom treat from Goody’s Chocolates! Program includes Haydn’s Piano Trio… More

Start: February 14, 2017 8:00 pm
End: February 14, 2017 10:00 pm
Venue: Tower Theatre
Address:
835 NW Wall Street, Bend, OR, 97703, United States
Cost: $48 General Admission, $15 Student/Child (21 and under with ID)

Oregon Symphony: A Storm Large Valentine

Featuring Storm Large, vocals When Storm Large joins the band, she sets hearts to pounding. When it comes to love, few singers approach matters of the heart with the gusto, the passion, and, yes, the grit, of this powerful performer. Norman Huynh, conductor Reserve Tickets.

Start: February 14, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205
Cost: $40 to $120

February 13, 2017

HDCM presents: Violin Master Class with Martin Chalifour

Violinist Martin Chalifour began his tenure as Principal Concertmaster of the Los Angeles Philharmonic in 1995. The recipient of various grants and awards in his native Canada, he graduated with honors from the Montreal Conservatory and then moved to Philadelphia to pursue studies at the Curtis Institute of Music. Chalifour received a Certificate of Honor… More

Start: February 13, 2017 5:00 pm
End: February 13, 2017 7:00 pm
Venue: Bend Church
Address:
680 NW Bond Street, Bend, OR, 97703, United States
Cost: Free Admission

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