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October 15, 2015

St. Olaf Orchestra: Concerts, October 15 & 16


St. Olaf Orchestra from Northfield Minnesota presenting concerts at South Salem High School and West Linn High School. Program includes Shostakovich's Festive Overture and Elgar's complete Enigma Variations. Performance repeats October 16, 7:00 pm, West Linn High School, 5464 W A Street,... More

Start: October 15, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 16, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: South Salem High School
1910 Church Street SE, Salem, 97302, United States
Cost: $10

October 16, 2015

Polaris Dance Theatre Open Rehearsal


This offers the public the opportunity for an up-close and personal sneak peak at the company at work with Artistic Director Robert Guitron as it prepares for the premiere of a new work in January. Coffee available as the ensemble rehearses. To... More

Start: October 16, 2015 10:30 am
End: October 16, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Portland Festival Ballet
10058 S.W. Arctic Drive, Beaverton, OR, 97005, United States

Cascadia Ventures Forth


This concert offers a collection of works featuring saxophone, harp, accordion, vibraphone and much more — Northwestern new music that invites the audience to leave its timbral comfort zone. Included are works by Michael Johanson, Nicholas Yandell, David Drexler, Gary Noland, Greb... More

Start: October 16, 2015 7:25 pm
End: October 16, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Mago Hunt Recital Hall, University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97203, United States
Cost: $20, $10 for seniors & working artists, $5 for students

Friends of Chamber Music: Shanghai Quartet & Wu Man, pipa


Renowned for its passionate musicality, impressive technique and multicultural innovations, the Shanghai Quartet’s elegant style melds the delicacy of Eastern music with the emotional breadth of Western repertoire, allowing it to traverse musical genres including traditional Chinese folk music, masterpieces... More

Start: October 16, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202

Rio Con Brio in Concert

Rio Con Brio

Mike Burdette and Tim Connell offer their virtuosic guitar and mandolin playing in a program of European and New World music that captures an intersection of Brazilian rhythm, classical technique and jazz improvisation. Purchase tickets online or call 503-615-3485.

Start: October 16, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 16, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
527 East Main Street, Hillsboro, OR, 97123, United States
Cost: $15 in advance, $20 day of show

Portland Baroque Orchestra: High Baroque Winds, October 16, 17 & 18


Monica Huggett, director + violin Monica opens the season with Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 1, showing off the High Baroque style with it and other works for large baroque orchestra with horns, oboes, and bassoon. Program includes J. S. Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto... More

Start: October 16, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 18, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: First Baptist Church
909 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: $22 to $59

Paul Galbraith in Concert


Portland Classic Guitar presents this innovative guitarist, immediately recognizable for his unique playing posture — placing the instrument vertically, like a cello — as well for the custom instrument he employs: the Brahms Guitar. His program in this appearance includes Allemandes by... More

Start: October 16, 2015 8:00 pm
End: October 16, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Marylhurst University
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: $32-$52

October 17, 2015

Aurora Celebrates the Harvest, October 17 & 18


Aurora Celebrates the Harvest: “Hazelween” hazelnut recipe scavenger hunt; artisan and farmers Aurora Marketplace; Table Top Hop—vintage & antique table settings on display in Aurora vintage and antiques stores and the Old Aurora Colony Museum.

Start: October 17, 2015
Venue: Old Aurora Colony Museum
Phone: (503) 678-5754
15018 2nd St NE, Aurora, OR, 97002, United States

Harvest: An Evening to Benefit Eve’s Daughters

Eve's Daughters

Classical pianist Julie Lowe performs to benefit Eve’s Daughters, a local nonprofit that supports single mothers and their children. Free parking is available; coffee reception immediately follows the concert.

Start: October 17, 2015 6:00 pm
End: October 17, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Sunset Presbyterian Church
14986 N.W. Cornell Road, Portland, OR, 97229, United States
Cost: Free, but a love offering will be taken

Free Neighborhood Concert


Portland Chamber Music is a nonprofit organization bringing together musicians and audiences from all walks of life in quality, welcoming performances and music education that is accessible to all. PCM concerts offer varied program in a non-stuffy atmosphere that is friendly,... More

Start: October 17, 2015 7:00 pm
End: October 17, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Saints Peter and Paul Episcopal Church
247 S.E. 82nd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97216, United States
Cost: Free, but donations accepted

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