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December 7, 2014

Metropolitan Youth Symphony: Concert


The Metropolitan Youth Symphony was founded in 1974 by Lajos Balogh. Maestro Balogh started MYS with 16 string players, but the group grew quickly to 35 members by their first performance in 1975. MYS has expanded into one of the... More

Start: December 7, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Phone: 503-248-4335
1037 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $14 to $37

Fun with Folk Songs


The Reed College Chorus and Collegium Musicum, conducted by Virginia Hancock with Rob Hershel at the piano, present a program that includes Brahms’ Zigeunerlieder (Gypsy Songs), sung by the Reed College Chorus, and the Collegium Musicum performing a wide variety of folk... More

Start: December 7, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 7, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium, Reed College
3203 S.E. Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97203, United States
Cost: Free

Oregon Repertory Singers: Glory of Christmas, December 7, 12 & 14


This Christmas season we feature French genius Francis Poulenc’s luscious Quatre Motets pour Temps de Noel (four motets for Christmas time), one of the great secular Christmas cycles of the 20th century, and Eric Whitacre’s Lux Aurumque (light and gold),... More

Start: December 7, 2014 4:00 pm
End: December 14, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church
Phone: 503-228-3195
1838 SW Jefferson Street, Portland, 97201
Cost: $15 to $35

Renaissance Lute Recital

Renaissance Lute

Hideki Yamaya, artistic director of Musica Maestrale, offers a program of Renaissance music played on lute and vihuela from the golden age of the instruments by English, Italian, and Spanish composers who include John Dowland, Anthony Holborne, Luis Milán, Luis Nárvaez, and Francesco da Milano.... More

Start: December 7, 2014 4:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Polish Hall
3382 N. Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR, 97227, United States
Cost: $12, $10 for seniors, $6 for students & children

May Dudley Memorial Organ Concert

Organ Concert

Organist David Enlow of the Church of the Resurrection in New York City offers a program of music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Johannes Brahms and Edvard Grieg, along with an improvisation on a theme submitted from the audience.

Start: December 7, 2014 4:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
1444 Liberty St. SE, Salem, OR, 97302, United States
Cost: Donations gratefully accepted

Solid Brass Concert Fundraiser Concert in support of SnoCap Community Charities)

Solid Brass

The 14-piece ensemble performs music for brass choir by Buxtehude, Gabrieli, Wagner, Bach and more, with all proceeds supporting SnowCap Community Charities. Included on the program is a wide variety of holiday favorites, including Handel’s “Hallelujah” Chorus from Messiah.

Start: December 7, 2014 4:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: Gethsemane Lutheran Church
11560 S.E. Market Street, Portland, OR, 97216, United States
Cost: $5 to $8 suggested donation, with canned food

University of Portland School of Performing & Fine Arts: Women’s Chorale and Wind Symphony Holiday Concert


Join the Women’s Chorale and Wind Symphony in a concert of holiday favorites. Come dressed in your most outrageous holiday apparel and enjoy tunes you know, and maybe a few you don’t!

Start: December 7, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium on the campus of the University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free Admission

TVCB Holiday Concert


The Tualatin Valley Community Band, led by Steve Heuser, present a free Holiday Concert that includes traditional season music — Deck the Halls, Silent Night, Sleigh Ride — and a Pops Sing-A-Long. All ages welcome.

Start: December 7, 2014 3:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Tigard High School Deb Fennell Auditorium
9000 S.W. Durham Road, Tigard, OR, 97224, United States
Cost: Free

Corvallis-OSU Symphony Orchestra: “Holiday Concert”


Steven M. Zielke, director of choral studies at Oregon State University and music coordinator in the School of Arts and Communications was recently named the Patricia Valian Reser Distinguished Professor of Music. He directs the OSU Chamber Choir and teaches... More

Start: December 7, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Lasells Stewart Center on the Campus of Oregon State University
Phone: 541-737-2402
875 SW 26th Street, Corvallis, OR, 97331-3101, United States
Cost: $22 to $32

Bravo! Vancouver Concert Series: Messiah


Handel’s oratorio is performed by the 50-voice Bravo! Vancouver Chorale, Washington Chamber Orchestra and vocal soloists Jocelyn Claire Thomas, Valery Saul, Scot Crandal and Douglas Webster, all under the direction of Dr. Maria Manzo. Tickets available by calling 360-906-0441 or through BVCS.... More

Start: December 7, 2014 3:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: Crossroads Community Church
7708 N.E. 78th Street, Vancouver, WA, 98662, United States
Cost: $25

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