August 28, 2015

On Deck

On Deck with Samuel Zacharia

This 15-year-old violist has already won solo competitions with both the Metropolitan Youth Symphony and the Portland Youth Philharmonic. Samuel has also attended Itzhak Perlman’s Music Program for the last two summers, and he’ll tell host Christa Wessel what it’s like to hang out with that legendary musician. We’ll also hear a portion of his performance of […]

Thursdays @ Three

Thursdays @ Three

Thursdays @ Three returns with live performances in the coming week. On September 3, host Robert McBride welcomes violinist Anthea Kreston and pianist Cary Lewis, who offer a program of Eastern European works, including two by Leo Portnoff and František Drdla. Kreston studied at the Curtis Institute of Music with Felix Galimir and has received numerous awards […]

Buffalo Hunt

Maryhill this Summer

In addition to its permanent collections, Maryhill Museum of Art offers a number of exhibits in the coming months. Currently on view is “American Indian Painting:Twentieth-Century Masters,” featuring thirty-five works by some of the most important American Indian painters of the last century, all the paintings drawn from the collection of the National Cowboy & Western […]

NW Previews

NW Previews Hiatus

Everyone deserves a vacation now and then, and NW Previews is taking its respite during the month of August. To check on concerts, plays and more that lie in the offing, consult All Classical’s Cultural Calendar while awaiting the return, in September, of our regular feature devoted to upcoming events.


John Pitman Recommends…

In his latest cd reviews blog posting, All Classical’s John Pitman profiles a new disc by pianist Lara Downes featuring arrangements of songs from the recorded repertoire of iconic jazz singer Billie Holiday. Downes grew up listening to Holiday and finds on reflection that the vocal artist’s stylings have influenced her own approach to keyboard interpretation. […]

Car donation

Mileage into Mozart

Your old means of transport — car, boat, motorcycle or RV — can be become a tax-deductible donation to All Classical, which we’ll transform into more beautiful music. Visit the Center for CAR Donations in Bend or call their friendly staff at 877-411-3662 to get the answers to any question to might have.


Dear All Classical…

Many people hear us each day, but we also hear from them. If you’d like to learn what some of your fellow listeners have had to say, feel free to read the letters we’ve received. Maybe they will inspire you to contact us as well!

cuba bass

Classical Cuba!

Ed Goldberg is sending audio updates from our All Classical journey in Cuba – find his Audio Postcards at the Classical Cuba Scrapbook. Photos from our All Classical travelers to follow upon their return home. Check back for updates along the way.


Spring to Joy 2015

Our fourth annual Spring to Joy CD features works by Rachmaninoff, Mahler, Britten, and many more. Celebrate the season of renewal and rebirth with this pastoral selection of music, hand-picked by our on-air staff. Make a donation of $150.00 or more to receive your copy.


The Score CD

This is the first ever CD of music from The Score! Edmund Stone personally selected the pieces on this CD including music from films such as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, The Godfather, Lord of the Rings, and The Empire Strikes Back. Donate $150 or more to get your copy! Track listing below: