September 29, 2016


Solace has a frequency

This independent, classical music service is always here for you, whether it’s first thing in the morning or in the middle of the night. All Classical Portland strives to build cultural community — as Laurel in NE Portland says, “All Classical is one of the best things about living in Portland.” It appears this music makes… More


Summer Clearance!

Extended! From now through the end of September, save up to 40% off select items in our Gift Shop. Show your love for All Classical Portland and spread the word!


Turn that Beetle into Beethoven!

Did you know that you can turn your old Beetle into Beethoven? All Classical Portland partners with the Center for CAR Donations of Bend to accept donations of cars, boats, RVs, and more as part of its vehicle donation program! Turn the worries of costly repairs or selling into a tax deduction that produces major benefit for your… More


Virtual Studio Tour

A NEW interactive virtual tour of the All Classical studios is now available so those unable to visit in person can “put a face to the name.” Use this tour to explore 360 degrees in all directions! Check out the hundreds of miles of cables in the Terminal Operations Center, tens of thousands of CDs in our music… More

OSO on demand

OSO Encore Broadcast

We continue to celebrate our local Oregon Symphony Orchestra with ‘encore’ broadcasts, leading up to their 120th season kickoff with Renee Fleming on September 10th.  This Thursday September 8th at 7pm is our final encore, featuring last season’s magnificent performance of Mahler’s Symphony No. 3. Carlos Kalmar conducts this epic work, the longest symphony in the standard repertoire. But then,… More


Waterfront Concert Broadcast!

On Thursday September 1st, we once again offered a LIVE broadcast of the Waterfront Concert sponsored by The Oregon State School of Arts & Communication, and hosted by Program Director Suzanne Nance and Senior Announcer Robert McBride! This event signaled the opening of the music season in Portland and kicked off the Oregon Symphony’s 120th Anniversary Season…. More


The Votes Are In!

You did it! The Best of Portland results are in and All Classical Portland took first place in multiple categories: Christa Wessel won Best Radio Personality and Edmund Stone’s The Score took first place for Best Local Radio Show. Furthermore, All Classical Portland received Honorable Mention for Best Radio Station as well as Runner Up for Best Best Radio Station (Music)…. More

Author Author

Playing for Their Lives

In his latest Author Author entry, Ed Goldberg reviews a book by Tricia Tunstall and Eric Booth profiling El Sistema, the international movement of intensive music education. El Sistema’s central message — that music can be a powerful tool for social change — has burst borders to grow in 64 countries across the globe. Read and… More



Lakewood Theatre Company presents the Tony Award-winning musical about the political maneuvering that led to the birth of a new nation. Darius Pierce, Adam Elliot Davis, Mark Pierce, Matthew Hayward and Heath Koerschgen lead the cast. Shows run September 9 through October 16 at the Lakewood Center for the Arts in Lake Oswego. Get details… More


VSO Opener

The Vancouver Symphony opens its season with an all-Russian concert. Joining the orchestra and Maestro Salvador Brotons will be Mayuko Kamio, gold medalist of the 2007 International Tchaikovsky Competition, who will be soloist in Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in D Major. Also on the program are the composer’s Sixth Symphony and the Ruslan and Ludmilla overture… More