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June 27, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: A Trio of Trios, June 27 & 28


Long-time CMNW favorites Ida Kavafian, Steven Tenenbom, and Peter Wiley will thrill audiences with three Classic string trio masterpieces by Haydn, Beethoven, and Mozart – a great way to start your Summer Festival! Program includes Haydn’s String Trio in G Major (after Keyboard Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:40); String Trio in D Major, op. 9,… More

Start: June 27, 2016 8:00 pm
End: August 28, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

August 4, 2016

Clackamas Repertory Theatre: The Music Man, Through August 28


Clackamas Repertory Theatre’s production features Dave Sweeney, an award-winning meteorologist who worked locally with KOIN and, as Harold Hill and Clackamas Repertory Theatre’s The Music Man with Carter Christianson as Winthrop, Kelly Lanzillo as Marian, and Dave Sweeney as Harold Hill and Kelly Lanzillo as Marian Paroo. Performances take place Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm, with… More

Start: August 4, 2016 7:30 pm
End: August 28, 2016 2:30 pm
Venue: Osterman Theatre
19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, OR, 97045, United States
Cost: $10 to $36

August 19, 2016

Gilbert and Sullivan’s Iolanthe or The Peer and the Peri, Through August 28


Now in its fifth year, the Light Opera of Portland is one of the very few resident musical repertory companies in Oregon. As much an extended family as a group of players, the troupe brings together talented cast and crew members to perform live light opera and musical theatre productions, specializing in the works of… More

Start: August 19, 2016 7:30 pm
End: August 28, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: Alpenrose Opera House
6149 SW Shattuck Road, Portland, 97221
Cost: $5 to $18

August 24, 2016

Marlise Stroebe: Simply Beautiful

Simply Beautiful

The pianist performs selections from her compact discs Simply Beautiful and Celebrating Women, and special guests Randy Hobson, piano, and Aaron Hobson, vocals, present some popular song selections.  

Start: August 24, 2016 12:00 pm
End: August 24, 2016 1:15 pm
Venue: The Old Church Concert Hall
1422 S.W. 11th Avenu, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Free

Bach & Beer at Baerlic Brewery

Bach & Beer

Internationally-recognized cellist Steuart Pincombe brings together two of the finer things in life: Bach and Beer. While sipping on their favorite brews at Baerlic Brewing Company in Portland, audience members will discover the connections between the art of brewing and the art of playing the music of the Baroque composer, as three Bach suites are paired… More

Start: August 24, 2016 7:00 pm
End: August 24, 2016 8:25 pm
Venue: Baerlic Brewery
2235 S.E. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $15 suggested, plus the cost of beer

August 25, 2016

Amahl & the Night Visitors, August 25 & 27


Opera-trained Salem area students ages 7-18 perform Gian Carlo Menotti’s one-act opera for all ages, in a fully-staged and costumed production conveying the story of the Three Wise Men of the East stopping at the home of a poor widow and her crippled son. Produced and directed by Carol Ann Manzi, assisted by Maestro Robert Ashens…. More

Start: August 25, 2016 7:30 pm
End: August 27, 2016 4:30 pm
Venue: East Salem Community Center
1850 45th Street NE, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $12.50, $8.50 per person for families of three or more

August 26, 2016

19th Annual Vancouver Wine & Jazz Festival, through August 28

Vancouver Wine & Jazz

The Festival presents internationally acclaimed and Grammy-winning jazz, blues and pop bands, plus 200 wines, 35 fine artists, and 20 restaurants and exhibitors. Headline musicians include three-time Grammy nominated Tiempo Libre, blues legend Bettye LaVette (pictured), The Family Stone, the Heritage Blues Orchestra, guitarist Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, saxophonist Grace Kelly, Cuban pianist Alfredo Rodriguez, and… More

Start: August 26, 2016 4:00 pm
End: August 28, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Esther Short Park
8th & Columbia Streets, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States
Cost: $20-$60, children 12 and younger admitted free with paid adult or parent.

Portland Actors Ensemble: Love’s Labour’s Lost


Marylhurst University hosts a performance of PAE’s summer production of the Shakespeare play, which opens at Condordia University on July 29 and closes September 4 at Reed College. Get the schedule of all performances.

Start: August 26, 2016 6:00 pm
End: August 26, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Marylhurst University
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: Free

August 27, 2016

Chamber Music Concert


Featuring Robert Beall and Erin Adair, Flute; Erik Nils Velasquez, Cello; Margaret Murer, Piano; Michael Kepler Meo and Chris Benjamin, Tenor performing works by Haydn, Hue, Purcell, Benda, Mozart, Weber and others. Free Admission.

Start: August 27, 2016 3:00 pm
End: August 27, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Community Music Center
3350 SE Francis Street, Portland, 97202

Bach Cantata Choir: Madrigal Sing-Along


Whether a shower singer or a basso profundo, you’re invited to come join the fun around the piano in this fundraiser to benefit the Bach Cantata Choir. Ralph Nelson plays and conducts as attendees learn seven or eight English and Italian madrigals before breaking for dessert. Then everyone returns to learn five or six more… More

Start: August 27, 2016 7:00 pm
End: August 27, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Progress Ridge Neighborhood
Portland, OR, United States
Cost: $25

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