October 30, 2014

Mark O'Connor New

An Appalachian Christmas

Tickets for An Appalachian Christmas with Mark O’Connor & Friends are on sale! This year’s performance is December 22 at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Click here to get your tickets. All Classical donors save $5. Make your gift now to get the discount code in your thank-you email.

Saturday Matinee

Die Fledermaus Preview

On this weekend’s Saturday Matinee, host Ed Goldberg welcomes Portland Opera General Director Christopher Mattaliano during the 1 p.m. hour for a sneak peek at the company’s upcoming production of the Johann Strauss Jr. operetta. The program begins with two portraits of the legendary Kubla Khan, one each by Salieri and Charles Tomlinson Griffes. Along […]


Give without spending a dime!

Did you know you can support All Classical Portland year-round without spending anything extra? Don’t let another dollar go untapped! Visit our Support page for information about Fred Meyer Rewards, AmazonSmile, and our electronics recycling and vehicle donation programs today!


John Pitman’s CD reviews blog

Discover quality new recordings through John Pitman’s CD reviews blog, featuring newly released recordings of classical music. As the music director of All Classical, John auditions dozens of new CDs every month, focusing on titles that stand out in terms of performance, repertoire or recording quality. Get a behind-the-scenes perspective on what drives the aesthetics of our programming, and some […]

OSO Kahane

Kahane, OSO & Gershwin

Pianist Jeffrey Kahane returns to Portland, joining the Oregon Symphony in Gershwin’s Concerto in F. Carlos Kalmar conducts the program, which also includes The Sorcerer’s Apprentice by Dukas and Prokofiev’s Cinderella Suite. Three performances: At 7:30 p.m. on November 1 and 2, and on November 3 at 8 p.m. Check with OSO for tickets.

The Score

Horror from Hammer

Host Edmund Stone keeps Halloween going into Saturday afternoon with a repeat episode of The Score featuring musical themes from films produced by England’s legendary Hammer Studios. Prop up your favorite photo of Christopher Lee and tune in at 1 p.m. on November 1.


Sibelius Violin Concerto

Violinist Elmar Oliveira joins Maestro Salvador Brotons and the Vancouver Symphony in the Finnish composer’s D minor concerto. The program also includes the Festive Overture of Shostakovich and Prokofiev’s Seventh Symphony. Two performances in Skyview Concert Hall: November 1 at 3 p.m. and November 2 at 7 p.m. Check with VSO for details and tickets.

On Deck

On Deck

Seventeen-year-old Annabel MacDonald has always played the flute well, but after six transformative weeks at Brevard Music Center this past summer, she has come to think about music in an entirely new way.  Host Christa Wessel talks with Annabel about that intensive experience, as well as her passion for both music and astrophysics. The program airs at 5 […]

heart of the valley

All Classical featured in The Corvallis Advocate!

Now on the air in Corvallis at 95.7FM, read about our new presence in the “Heart of the Valley” in The Corvallis Advocate! The new station also serves Philomath and Albany with crystal clear sound quality from the top of a mountain on the OSU campus.


Thank you for delicious food!

Patronize the generous establishments that in turn support the station you love! We offer our sincere thanks to the restaurants and caterers who donated delicious food during our fall fundraiser, helping sustain and nourish our hard-working volunteers. For a list of these food donors and links to their websites, click here.