September 25, 2016

Toledo Art Walk

Toledo Art Walk

The 23rd Annual Art Walk in Toledo, on the Yaquina River, takes place September 3-5, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Each day, more than thirty artists gather under a tent cover to give informal talks while guests enjoy the complimentary Oregon wine and cheese reception in the Vicarage House Museum garden and listen to… More

Julius Caesar

UP: Julius Caesar

University of Portland Performing & Fine Arts presents Shakespeare’s tragedy in a production running April 8-10 and 13-15. Shows are at 7:30 p.m., except for the 2 p.m. matinee on April 10. For tickets, call the Mago Hunt Center Box Office at 503-943-7287, or email magohuntboxoffice@up.edu.

Saturday Matinee

A Night in the Tropics

On the next Saturday Matinee, host Ed Goldberg plays Louis Moreau Gottschalk’s First Symphony, A Night in the Tropics, as well as the London Suite of Eric Coates. We’ll also hear Richard Strauss’ Divertimento and a lovely Serenade and Allegro by Mendelssohn. The program airs at 10 a.m. on September 8.

Played in Oregon

Played in Oregon

On this Sunday’s show, host Brandi Parisi reprises a performance by the Pacifica Quartet of one of Dmitri Shostakovich’s string quartets — a piece inspired by, of all things, a visit to an orthopedic clinic. We’ll also hear Portland favorites Carol Sindell and Hamilton Cheifetz perform a work by Johannes Brahms. The program airs at 1… More


Nine Lessons & Carols Live

Once again, All Classical Portland brings listeners the live performance of A Festival of 9 Lessons and Carols on Christmas Eve from King’s College Chapel, Cambridge. This service has been broadcast since 1928 and now reaches millions around the world. Always opening with “Once in Royal David’s City,” it includes a newly-commissioned carol every year. The program airs at… More

Sing-Along Messiah

Sing-Along Messiah

David York directs in this free event. Scores will be provided or participants are welcome to bring their own. There are no soloists; everyone sings all the choruses. Prelude entertainment will be provided by students of Michael Allen Harrison, and doors open at 6:30 p.m. December 18 at 8 p.m. at Central Lutheran Church, 1820 N.E. 21st Avenue in Portland.

Played in Oregon

Played in Oregon

On this Sunday’s program, host Brandi Parisi features two pieces premiered on the same Parisian stage just two weeks apart in 1913: Igor Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring and Claude Debussy’s Jeux. Just over a century later, they were both on the program at the Britt Festival last year, and we’ll hear those performances. The program airs at… More

The Score

 Hollywood’s Best

All Classical Music Director John Pitman drops in on The Score this Saturday, joining host Edmund Stone for a special live broadcast during which the two will share some of their favorite cinematic music. Listen in when the program airs at 2 p.m. on September 24, as part of our Fundraiser.

Club Mod

Rainshadow’s Edge

On the next Club Mod, host Robert McBride presents the cycle of Songs from the Rainshadow’s Edge by Benton Roark — the work is a narrative exploration of the dreamlike condition known as depersonalization disorder. Also on the program is Bryce Dessner’s Murder Ballads and Three Flavors by Aaron Jay Kernis. The program airs at 8 p.m. on September… More

On Deck

On Deck with Liam Dubay

This 16-year old is not only a singer and pianist, but a cellist as well — a very well-rounded musician, which shouldn’t come as a big surprise, given that his mom is a violinist in the Portland Baroque Orchestra and his dad plays violin in the Oregon Symphony.  Join host Christa Wessel to learn more about Liam this Saturday, July… More