Hailed as “the future of chamber music” by Strings, Brooklyn Rider performs an eclectic repertoire that has attracted legions of fans and rave reviews from classical, world, and rock critics alike. The brilliant young singer-songwriter and composer Gabriel Kahane, who has written commissioned works for the Kronos Quartet and the Los Angeles Philharmonic, meets the dynamic […]
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Friends of Chamber Music presents the Jerusalem Quartet in performances of all six of Bartók’s string quartets and the six early quartets of Beethoven’s Op. 18. Other highlights on the campus of Portland State University during January 21–26 include a panel discussion of the works, a master class conducted by the Jerusalem Quartet, and lectures by musicologist […]
George Fox University’s music department presents the 10th annual Bösendorfer Concert Series, featuring 18 pianists — current students, George Fox alumni, and pupils from Professor Kenn Willson’s private piano studio — performing music of Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Poulenc, Brahms, Schubert and Gershwin. At the culmination of the evening, twelve players simultaneously perform two Robert Vandall pieces on six pianos. February […]
Portland Youth Philharmonic’s Camerata ensemble performs the Divertimento for Nine Instruments by Walter Piston, as well as Charles Tomlinson Griffes’ Three Tone Pictures and Wallingford Riegger’s Study in Sonority, scored for ten solo violins. This opening concert by Camerata PYP also features the the world premiere of Tomáš Svoboda’s Folk Concertino for Seven Instruments. January […]
On the next Club Mod, host Robert McBride plays a new recording of Morton Feldman’s last composition, written within a year of his death in 1987. It’s a 75-minute work titled simply Piano, Violin Viola, Cello, and will be accompanied on the program by the composer’s first published work, a setting for solo tenor of an […]
British keyboard sensation Benjamin Grosvenor is soloist with the Oregon Symphony in Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 1. Also on the program are Dvořák’s Symphony No. 6 and Rugby by Honneger. Tomáš Netopil conducts. Three performances: January 23 at 7:30 p.m., January 24 at 2 p.m., and January 25 at 8 p.m. Reserve tickets.
Chamber Music Northwest offers its third annual Winter Festival, this year celebrating the theme of “Masterpieces Reimagined.” The concerts, running January 27 through February 1, include wind arrangements of Mozart works; Brahms’ First Serenade reconstructed for nonet; and works of Johann Strauss Jr. arranged by Schoenberg, Berg, and Webern. Venues include Reed College, Portland State University, […]
The Newport Symphony’s next concert features mezzo-soprano Erica Brookhyser in a performance of Mahler’s Rückert-Lieder. Also on the program are The Unanswered Question by Ives, Symphony No. 4 by Schumann, and Schubert’s Ballet Music for Rosamunde. Adam Flatt conducts. Two performances in the Newport Performing Arts Center: January 30 at 7:30 p.m. and January 31 at […]
This high school senior from Newberg drives an hour every Sunday to sing with the Pacific Youth Choir. He’s also heavily involved in the music program at his school — so much so that he’s taking only one non-music course this semester. Host Christa Wessel talks with Luke about his love of music on this weekend’s episode. […]