October 22, 2018

Silent Film: Phantom of the Opera (1925)

Internationally-acclaimed organist David Briggs provides live accompaniment for this 1925 classic silent film. Come in costume! Free childcare available. Preceded by all-ages Pumpkin Carving Party in Kempton Hall at 5pm. All proceeds benefit Trinity Outreach. Tickets on sale now! (503) 478-1201 music@trinity-episcopal.org   Buy Tickets Now Cost: $5 – $20

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Chamber Music Northwest: Andrew Hsu and Daniel Hsu, Piano Four Hands

Our dynamic former Protégé composer and pianist Andrew Hsu is joined by his 2017 Van Cliburn bronze-medal winning brother Daniel Hsu for an incredible evening of piano for four hands. Join us for this exciting evening of piano virtuosity in the incredibly intimate 220-seat Lincoln Recital Hall.               BUY… More

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: Scottish Symphony No. 3

Experience the return of local piano virtuoso Dimitri Zhgenti in Khachaturian’s exciting and dramatic Piano Concerto. Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 3 features the styles of Scottish folk music, providing gorgeous brass chorales within the majestic string sections.               BUY TICKETS Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 at 3:00 PM Sunday, November 4th,… More

Friends of Chamber Music: Pacifica Quartet

Recognized for its virtuosity, exuberant performance style, and daring repertory choices, over the past two decades the Pacifica Quartet has gained international stature as one of the finest chamber ensembles performing today. Winner of the 2009 Grammy for Best Chamber Music Performance, the Pacifica has become a favorite of Portland audiences.   “Stupendous, breathtaking virtuosity.”–… More

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Salem Symphonic Winds: A Richer Dust

The Salem Symphonic Winds welcome Suzanne Nance, president and CEO of the nation’s premier classical musical station All Classical Portland, as our featured vocalist and narrator for this opening concert of our 44th season. She will sing Five Folksongs for Soprano and Band by Bernard Gilmore and narrate the powerful new symphony by Nigel Clarke…. More

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Oregon Symphony: Petrushka

The tale of Petrushka comes to life with exhilarating stage creations by Doug Fitch, weaving together themes of love, loneliness, and brutality, all set against the hustle and bustle of St. Petersburg’s Shrovetide Fair. Classical Series Concert Carlos Kalmar, conductor Doug Fitch, creative director         The Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall Saturday, November… More

Portland Opera: La Traviata

A POIGNANT PORTRAIT OF LOVE AND LOSS À PARIS A crown jewel of grand opera, La Traviata tells the story of the brilliant and beautiful Parisian courtesan Violetta Valéry as she falls deeply in love with Alfredo Germont. Haunted by her reputation and illness, Violetta navigates sexual politics and confronts societal expectations as she braves… More

A Cultural Cornucopia

Here in Portland, we live in a land of plenty… especially when it comes to the arts! Cultural offerings abound and All Classical Portland’s Cultural Events Calendar is the perfect place to peruse the choices! This amazing resource won recognition in Willamette Week‘s Reader’s Poll for  “Best Portland Event Calendar” in 2017. Let All Classical Portland help… More

FALL INTO THE ARTS: 10 Must-See Portland Arts Events

Here are some of All Classical Portland’s top picks for arts events this fall. Enjoy! Napoli, Oregon Ballet Theatre (October 6-13, Keller Auditorium) Danish Choreographer August Bournonville’s Napoli is known for its vibrant depiction of Neapolitan street life. This iconic and beloved Danish ballet tells the story of Teresina, a simple Italian girl, who falls in… More

Hermitage Piano Trio

Descending from the great Russian musical tradition, the Hermitage Piano Trio is distinguished by its exuberant musicality, interpretative range, and sumptuous sound. The Trio embodies the majesty of its Russian lineage while at the same time including in its immense repertoire works from the great European tradition to contemporary American commissions. “The Hermitage Piano Trio… More