October 24, 2014

Hampton Opera Center

We’re On the Move

All Classical is re-locating to the 2nd floor of the Hampton Opera Building. In a much-needed and timely move, the station will significantly increase its space in a facility that will be conveniently located and frequently enjoyed by fans who love this music. Generous supporters have already contributed nearly 90% of the $2 million campaign goal. We […]

Saturday Matinee

Fundraiser Matinee

With an emphasis on the FUN. Ed Goldberg hosts a special Saturday Matinee during our Fall Fundraiser, one that begins a weekly look back at Portland Opera’s last season. This time, in the 1 p.m. hour of the show, we’ll hear excerpts from the company’s production of Gilbert & Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance—Topsy-Turvydom as […]

Kamenz PPI

Igor Kamenz @ PPI

Portland Piano International kicks off its new recital season with the Portland debut of the Russian pianist, in two appearances in Portland State University’s Lincoln Hall: September 21 at 4 p.m. with a program that includes works by François Couperin, Schumann, Ravel, Stravinsky and Balakirev; and September 22 at 7:30 p.m. with music by Scarlatti, Liszt, and Schubert […]

Played in Oregon

Played in Oregon

This week on Played in Oregon, host Brandi Parisi reprises a concert that listeners have been clamoring to hear: from last November, choral groups from Marylhurst University, Lewis & Clark College, and Lake Grove Presbyterian Church perform music of Morten Lauridsen, who was present and joined in as accompanist. The program airs June 15 at 1 p.m.

OBT 25

OBT 25

Oregon Ballet Theater kicks off its celebration of 25 years of thrilling dance with a program dedicated to the company’s rich history and exciting future. Included are excerpts from the three choreographers who most shaped OBT over the past quarter century: Christopher Stowell, Trey McIntyre and James Canfield. In addition, George Balanchine’s masterwork, Agon, returns to […]

Taste of Wright

A Taste of Frank Lloyd Wright

Wright’s only Oregon architectural offering is The Gordon House in Silverton, next to the Oregon Garden. The Twelfth Annual Fundraiser celebrating the structure features demonstrations and tastes by regional chefs, wineries and brewers, as well as live and silent auctions and drawings to benefit the house’s restoration and preservation. From 5 to 8 p.m. on […]

Reel Music

Reel Music at NWFC

Northwest Film Center offers its 32nd annual celebration of sound, image, music and culture, running from October 10 through 22. From an Alice Cooper documentary to a profile of aging opera divas to a showing of Nosferatu accompanied by a new score performed live, the festival schedule offers a diverse set of films spanning the […]

Symphony Hall

Oxford Symphony

Join host John Burk each weekday evening for old favorites and little-heard masterpieces. This Tuesday, one featured work is Franz Joseph Haydn’s Symphony No. 92, known at the Oxford. We’ll also hear J.S. Bach’s Third Orchestral Suite, a violin sonata by Mozart, and Arthur Foote’s Suite in E. Catch these works and much more on the […]

The Score

2 Special Score B’casts!

With our Fall Fundraiser under way, this weekend’s installments of The Score will be extended three-hour editions with host Edmund Stone and special guest Jack Allen. Join them for a sonic extravaganza featuring some of the most riveting, poignant and beloved themes from the world of film music. The program runs from 2 to 5 […]

Played in Oregon

Played in Oregon

This week on our program devoted to reprising recent area concert performances, host Brandi Parisi offers Felix Mendelssohn’s Octet for strings, a piece often considered his first mature work. The performance should be magical, for the players are the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble. The program airs at 1 p.m. on […]