Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

All Classical Portland’s Fall into the Arts brings you world-class performances from the Pacific Northwest, in our limitless concert hall on the radio. Listen in Portland at 89.9 FM or worldwide at

Our series continues with host John Pitman and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra on Thursday, October 14, 2021, at 7:00 PM PT, with an encore broadcast on Sunday, October 17 at 4:00 PM.

Read the program notes for this episode of Fall into the Arts.


    • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
      Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major, Op. 19
      Orli Shaham, piano

      I. Allegro con brio
      I. Adagio (in E major)
      II. Rondo Molto allegro

    • Ernest Bloch (1880-1959)
      Concerto Grosso No. 1


    The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra is currently celebrating 43 years of providing symphonic music to the community. It is a highly regarded, professional orchestra with over 75 musicians and an ever-increasing audience.

    Learn more about the orchestra at



    A consummate musician recognized for her grace, subtlety, and brilliance, Orli Shaham has established an impressive international reputation as one of today’s most gifted pianists. Hailed by critics on four continents, Ms. Shaham is admired for her interpretations of both standard and modern repertoire.

    Keep reading on her website.

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