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September 27, 2015

Northwest Piano Trio: Cafe Music

Cafe Music

Violinist Heather Mastel-Lipson, cellist Hannah Hillebrand and pianist Susan McDaniel perform Ravel’s Piano Trio, Paul Schoenfield’s Cafe Music and selections from Astor Piazolla’s Four Seasons.

Start: September 27, 2015 7:00 pm
End: September 27, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Vie De Boheme
1530 S.E. 7th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $10 at the door

Delgani String Quartet: Classics to Contemporary


This energetic, young ensemble is dedicated to innovative concerts that mix treasured classics with accessible contemporary works. In this performance, they offer an afternoon of familiar classics and accessible contemporary selections.

Start: September 27, 2015 3:00 pm
End: September 27, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Good Samaritan Church
333 N.W. 35th Street, Corvallis, OR, 97330, United States
Cost: Free

September 26, 2015

NSO Season Opener, September 26 & 27


The Newport Symphony’s opening concert of the 2015-16 season offers three treats: the lively Courtly Dances from Gloriana by Benjamin Britten, Haydn’s Symphony No. 87, and Edward Elgar’s series of musical portraits in the Enigma Variations. Adam Flatt conducts and gives... More

Start: September 26, 2015 7:30 pm
End: September 27, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Newport Performing Arts Center
777 W. Olive Street, Newport, OR, 97365, United States
Cost: $34, $10 for students with ID

Oregon Symphony: Colin Currie, September 26, 27 & 28


Audiences’ favorite percussionist returns, this time with MacMillan’s thrilling showpiece for percussion and orchestra. And then there’s Smetana’s richly melodic Ma vlast, composed amidst the physical and emotional anguish of his complete deafness. Carlos Kalmar conducts the Oregon Symphony with Colin... More

Start: September 26, 2015 7:30 pm
End: September 28, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $23 to $125

Willamette Valley Symphony Concert, September 26 & 27

Willamette Symphony

Artistic Director and Conductor Sean Paul Mills leads the orchestra in Brahms’ Symphony No. 1, the Zampa Overture of Herold, and Richard Strauss’ Horn Concerto No. 1 with Lydia Van Dreel as soloist. Two performances: September 26 at 7 p.m. at... More

Start: September 26, 2015 7:00 pm
End: September 27, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: See full listing for both venues
OR, United States
Cost: $18, $12 for seniors & college students, youth admitted free

The Vancouver Symphony’s Annual Gala Travels “Over The Rainbow”


Come follow the Yellow Brick Road and journey “Over the Rainbow,” as we celebrate Salvador Brotons’ Silver Anniversary as Maestro. It’s hard to imagine, but 2015-2016 marks Maestro Salvador Brotons’ 25th Season as the artistic director and conductor of The Vancouver... More

Start: September 26, 2015 5:30 pm
End: September 26, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Royal Oaks Country Club
8917 NE Fourth Plain Blvd., Vancouver, 98662, United States
Cost: $125

Alexander Melnikov in Recital, September 26 & 27


Portland Piano International brings the Russian keyboard artist to town for his Portland debut, in two appearances: On September 26 at 4 p.m., Melnikov’s program includes Schubert’s Wandererfantasie and Three Klavierstücke, as well as the Preludes and Fugues Nos. 1-12 of Shostakovich. On September... More

Start: September 26, 2015 4:00 pm
End: September 27, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Hall, Portland State University
1620 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States

Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival, September 26 & 27

Chinese Garden

The second most important event on the Chinese calendar after New Year, the Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated the weekend of September 26 and 27 at Portland’s Lan Su Garden. Timed with the autumn harvest, the Mid-Autumn Festival occurs when the moon... More

Start: September 26, 2015 10:00 am
End: September 27, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Lan Su Chinese Garden
239 N.W. Everett Street, Portland, OR, 97209, United States

September 25, 2015

HDCM Concert Series: Catgut Trio


Opening night of the High Desert Chamber Music 2015-16 Season features a return of the popular Catgut Trio. This Los Angeles based group is comprised of principal players of some of Southern California’s most renowned performing organizations. The group has... More

Start: September 25, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Tower Theatre
835 NW Wall Street, Bend, OR, 97701, United States
Cost: $10 to $40

Thomas Lauderdale in Concert, September 25 & 26


Thomas Lauderdale of Pink Martini opens the Walters Concert Series with two solo piano performances highlighting his talent as a classical artist. A Northwest favorite, Lauderdale has performed on national and international concert stages from Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood... More

Start: September 25, 2015 7:30 pm
End: September 26, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
527 East Main Street, Hillsboro, OR, United States
Cost: $28 in advance, $32 day of show

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