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June 17, 2016

Astoria Music Festival: 5th Annual Portland Preview at The Old Church


Once again, the Astoria Music Festival offers a single performance in Portland, previewing the concert series, which runs from June 18 through July 3. This evening’s concert features International Tchaikovsky Competition Gold Medal Winner Sergey Antonov, cello, as well as celebrated virtuoso violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn and pianist Cary Lewis. Pitcairn plays the legendary 1720 Red Mendelssohn Stradivarius, said… More

Start: June 17, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Advance: $25 general, $40 reserved seating

June 12, 2016

Clark College Orchestra: High Strung


The award winning Clark College Orchestra presents its spring concert. Featured on the program is Adjunct Viola Instructor Wendy Edgar performing Holst’s Lyric Movement for Viola and Small Orchestra. Ms. Edgar is celebrating her twentieth anniversary as Principal Viola/String Coach of the Orchestra. The orchestra also performs Symphonie Fantastique by Hector Berlioz. Donald Appert, Music… More

Start: June 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: June 12, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Royal Durst Theatre of the Vancouver School of Arts & Academics
3101 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98663, United States
Cost: Free Admission

Portland Flute & Guitar: Naturally Inspired — Seasons, Elements & Landscapes

Flute and Guitar

Amelia Lukas and Mario Diaz make their debut as the duo Portland Flute and Guitar, exploiting the lush timbral possibilities of this instrumental pairing. Their program includes Debussy’s Syrinx for solo flute, Towards the Sea by Toru Takemitsu, Spring for solo guitar by Bryan Johanson, and selected movements from both Mountain Songs by Robert Beaser… More

Start: June 12, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: Opal 28
510 N.E. 28th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97232, United States
Cost: $30

Opera on Tap Portland: Too Darn Hot

Opera on Tap

Opera on Tap is a national organization bringing opera to bars around the world. The Portland Chapter was founded in 2015 and has been happily singing and drinking around Portland ever since. In this program, OOT singers embrace global warming with a collection of opera, musical theater and cabaret that may leave the audinece feeling just a… More

Start: June 12, 2016 5:00 pm
End: June 12, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Vie de Boheme
1530 S.E. 7th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $5 cover at the door

Symphony on the Land

Symphony on the Land

The fifth annual Symphony on the Land features classical compositions from the Cascadia Clarinet Quartet and Pathos String Quartet, followed by a jazz piece performed by LMNO. The finale brings together classical and jazz musicians for a unique experience for all music lovers. Feel free to bring a picnic to savor on the lawn, and enjoy… More

Start: June 12, 2016 5:00 pm
End: June 12, 2016 6:30 pm
Venue: Bald Hill Farm
6780 Oak Creek Drive, Corvallis, OR, 97330, United States

June 11, 2016

Portland Story Theater Presents Urban Tellers®

Urban Tellers

Urban Tellers® pushes the boundaries between teller and audience, as stories filled with compassion and truth leave everyone transformed. Each storyteller has a mere twelve minutes, and listeners are invited to embark on a shared experience that is a potent blend of vulnerability and heart. The evening begins at 7 p.m. with music by the jazz… More

Start: June 11, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 11, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Abbey
126 N.E. Alberta Street, Portland, OR, 97211, United States
Cost: $15 advance, $18 at the door, $5 Arts for All PDX

Book of Books Throughout the Ages, through June 18

Book of Books

The pivotal manuscripts that produced modern Bible translations are explored in this week-long event, featuring seminars by ancient language expert Dr. Alexander Bolotnikov. Seminars in both English and Russian. Learn more.  

Start: June 11, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 18, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Providence Academy
400 E. Evergreen Boulevard, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States

Marylhurst Symphony: Spring Pops


Beginning as a string ensemble in 1930, the Marylhurst Symphony has grown to become a full symphony orchestra composed of instrumentalists from the community. Lajos Balogh has conducted since 1966. This evening’s program includes the Harry Potter Suite by John Williams and Molly on the Shore by Percy Grainger, as well as Edvard Grieg’s Peer Gynt Suite No. 1…. More

Start: June 11, 2016 6:00 pm
End: June 11, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Clark Commons Building, Marylhurst University
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: $10, $5 for seniors and children

The African Children’s Choir in Performance


The African Children’s Choir melts the hearts of audiences with their charming smiles, beautiful voices and lively African songs and dances. This program features well-loved children’s songs, traditional spirituals and gospel favorites. Performances support African Children’s Choir programs, such as education, care and relief, and development.

Start: June 11, 2016 4:30 pm
End: June 11, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: Grace Memorial Episcopal Church
1535 N.E. 17th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97232, United States
Cost: Free, with donations accepted

North Clackamas Arts Guild: Summertime Art Show & Sale

Art Guild

This event features the work of members of the Guild, which has been supported by the community for over 24 years.  

Start: June 11, 2016 11:00 am
End: June 11, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Oak Lodge Water District
14496 S.E. River Road, Milwaukie, OR, 97267, United States
Cost: Free

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