Sleepy Slovenia with its towering Julian Alps and mountain lakes is the vibrant springboard for our June 7 through 18 journey down the coast of Croatia with destinations to Ljubljana, Lake Bled, Opatija, the Dalmatian Islands, Dubrovnik and Montenegro. Earthbound Expeditions has expertly prepared 21 successful adventures for All Classical. With Brandi Parisi as your […]
Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland presents a concert featuring pieces drawn from the rich tradition of American song. This musical journey runs from colonial folk songs through the civil war era, and includes parlor songs of Stephen Foster, ragtime, jazz, and the best of contemporary American choral composers. March 1 and 2 at St. Andrews […]
Portland Symphonic Choir brings an early spring to town with a concert celebrating renewal, relationships, and the gift of song. Featuring Morten Lauridsen’s Nocturnes and Eric Whitacre’s 5 Hebrew Love Songs, plus music by John Rutter, Josef Rheinberger, John Tavener and René Clausen, the program taps into the myriad human experiences of light—both physical and […]
Hillsboro Artists’ Repertory Theatre present Steve Martin’s comedy centering around a meeting between Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso, at a moment when each man is nearing his own astonishing breakthrough. Finding themselves at a bar called the Nimble Rabbit, they engage in a lengthy debate about the value of genius and talent while interacting with […]
This week on Played in Oregon, we hear performances by two amazing soloists: Oregon Symphony concertmaster Sarah Kwak performs the Wieniawski Violin Concerto No. 2, and pianist Arnaldo Cohen plays Brahms’ Variations on a Theme of Handel. Listen to these recent area concerts at 1 p.m. on March 2.
On the next Club Mod, composer and impresario Bob Priest drops in on host Robert McBride with a pile of compact discs and everything you need to know about this year’s edition of March Music Moderne, which celebrates new music. The program airs at 8 p.m. on March 1.
The University of Portland presents Georg Büchner’s 1836 tale of an everyman pushed and pulled in a world that tests and manipulates him in every way. Jared Lee directs this production, featuring a cast comprised of UP students. Performances at 7:30 p.m. through March 1, with a Saturday matinee at 2 p.m. For more information, […]
Portland Youth Philharmonic continues the celebration of its 90th year with a concert featuring PYP Concerto Competition winner Samuel Zacharia as soloist in the Bartók Viola Concerto, plus the Celebration Fanfare by Walczyk and Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 4, which is the first Oregon performance of that work in 29 years. March 1 at 7:30 p.m. in […]
On the next edition of The Score, host Edmund Stone samples music from movies that took the film world by surprise. From Little Miss Sunshine to My Big Fat Greek Wedding, we’ll hear themes from a variety of unexpected cinematic hits. Don’t be caught off guard when the program airs at 2 p.m. on March […]
Kristina, an 18-year-old violinist and Lewis & Clark College students, has aspirations toward both chemistry and music. She is also another of this year’s MetroArts Young Artist winners. On April 1, she’ll perform Ravel’s Tzigane at the Newmark Theater. Learn more about her at 5 p.m. on March 1.