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July 13, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: Beethoven’s Last Quartet

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Ani Kavafian joins 2016 Protégé Project artists in this concert at the intimate Alberta Rose Theatre, featuring poerful works by Bartok, Shostakovich, and Beethoven’s final string quartet. Prepare to be “rocked” by these epic works in the Alberta Rose’s acoustically marvelous environment. Benjamin Hoffman, Ani Kavafian, Yevgeny Yontov, Zorá String Quartet (Dechopol Kowintaweewat, Seula Lee,… More

Start: July 13, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Rose Theatre
Address:
3000 NE Alberta Street, Portland, 97211

July 12, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: Two Grands, Six Hands!

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Piano lovers unite! Four of the most exciting pianists in America unite for this keyboard celebration featuring works by Mozart, Rachmaninoff, and Schnittke that will blow you away. The Piano, Six Hands arrangement of the Overture to The Marriage of Figaro will be a sight (and sound!) to behold. Pianists Melvin Chen, Hilda Huang, Gilles Vonsattel, Yevgeny… More

Start: July 12, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201

July 11, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: The Razumovsky Quartets with the Dover Quartet

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Hear the Beethoven’s complete Razumovsky Quartets performed by the exceptional young musicians of the internationally-acclaimed Dover Quartet (Joel Link, Bryan Lee, Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, Camden Shaw), a former CMNW Protégé ensemble. Program includes: BEETHOVEN – String Quartet in F Major, op. 59, no. 1 (“Razumovsky”) BEETHOVEN – String Quartet in E Minor, op. 59,… More

Start: July 11, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

July 10, 2016

FHP Summer Concert Series: Flutist Emma Shubin

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The artist performs classical and modern flute repertoire in an intimate, shady fir grove on a Portland area farm. Local wine and craft food available for purchase at 4 p.m., with the concert beginning at 4:30 p.m. No outside food or beverages please. Seating is limited. Reserve tickets.    

Start: July 10, 2016 4:00 pm
End: July 10, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Lawless Family Farm
Address:
7272 S.W. Jacktown Road, Beaverton, OR, 97078, United States
Cost: $15

OBF: Brahms’ A German Requiem & Symphony No. 3

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The Oregon Bach Festival concludes with a performance that includes more than 230 orchestra members, soloists and choir singers performing Ein deutsches Requiem, described by one critic as “an irresistible force…heaven on Earth.” by the Boston Globe. Matthew Halls conducts the work, paired with another Brahms masterpiece, his Symphony No. 3. Reserve tickets.    

Start: July 10, 2016 3:00 pm
End: July 10, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Hult Center for the Performing Arts
Address:
7th Avenue & Willamette Street, Eugene, OR, 97401, United States
Cost: $20-$60, $10 for students

David Salminen in Recital: Earth, You Are Here

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The pianist offers cosmic improvisations — on the border between music and science fiction —exploring the universe at large, through the mediums of music and imagination, to delight both terrestrial and extra-terrestrial audiences. David Salminen began his classical studies in 1959, but also took jazz classes in the 1960s with Chuck Mangione. He explored the Asian-flavored… More

Start: July 10, 2016 3:00 pm
End: July 10, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: Portland Piano Company
Address:
711 S.W. 14th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free, but donations welcome

July 9, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: Mozart & Tchaikovsky, July 9 & 10

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Join Gilles Vonsattel, Fred Sherry, Paul Neubauer, Ani Kavafian, Benjamin Hoffman and Dmitri Atapine for an evening featuring three diverse masterpieces by Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Beethoven. Program includes: BEETHOVEN – Duo for Viola and Cello in E-flat Major, WoO 32 (“Eyeglass”) MOZART – Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, K. 493 TCHAIKOVSKY – Piano Trio in A Minor, op…. More

Start: July 9, 2016 8:00 pm
End: July 10, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

FHP Summer Concert Series: Musica Maestrale

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Musica Maestrale presents “Songs from the Age of the Birth of Opera,” featuring soprano Arwen Myers, Soprano and Hideki Yamaya on theorbo and Baroque guitar. Local wine and craft food available for purchase at 5:30 p.m., with the concert beginning at 6 p.m. No outside food and beverages, please. Limited seating. Reserve tickets.    

Start: July 9, 2016 5:30 pm
End: July 9, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: The Lawless Family Farm
Address:
7272 S.W. Jacktown Road, Beaverton, OR, 97078, United States
Cost: $15

Sonatas, Concertos and Suites (Oh My!)

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Chamber music by Christopher Wicks is performed by the composer on piano, joined by violinist Stephanie Barth, violist Marjory Lange, cellist Katherine Couch Parks, and clarinetist Sara Truelove.    

Start: July 9, 2016 3:00 pm
End: July 9, 2016 4:30 pm
Venue: Emmanuel Presbyterian Church
Address:
19200 Willamette Drive, West Linn, OR, 97068, United States
Cost: $10 suggested donation

July 8, 2016

Portland Opera: Eugene Onegin, Through July 26

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Best friends destined to duel. Young lovers destined to part. It’s the right place but the wrong time, as the mutual attraction between Tatiana and Onegin never quite synchronizes, with heartbreaking results. You’ll be drawn inexorably into Tchaikovsky’s “seven lyrical scenes,” an intimate and superbly etched depiction of four young lovers juxtaposed with the harsh… More

Start: July 8, 2016 7:30 pm
End: July 26, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Phone: 503-248-4335
Address:
1111 SW Broadway (at Main Street), Portland, 97205

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