Third Angle Ensemble - China Music Now
This concert features the music of Jia Daqun, Chen Yi, and Professor Ye Xiaogang, the Beijing Olympics composer who will be present. Also guest zheng virtuoso Haiqiong Deng will perform.
October 22 and October 23
7:30 pm at the Fields Ballroom of the Mark Building - Portland Art Museum
Opera Theater of Oregon - The Beggar's Opera
Based on John Gay's landmark 18th century ballad opera of the same name, OTO's "Beggar's Opera" is written by Portland performer and writer Stephen Marc Beaudoin (script/lyrics) and Buoy LaRue's Michael Herrman (music).
7:00 pm at Someday Lounge (21+)
Portland Baroque Orchestra - Mendelssohn Celebration
Monica Huggett directs a mini-festival celebrating the 200th year of Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847), including a rarely heard concerto and his famous octet.
October 23 and 24
7:30 pm at Reed College, Kaul Auditorium
Portland Baroque Orchestra - Mendelssohn Chamber Music
Monica Huggett performs chamber music by Mendelssohn with PBO principal violoncellist Tanya Tamkins, and Eric Zivian, piano soloist.
7:30 at Reed College, Kaul Auditorium
Portland Chamber Orchestra - Renaissance Redux
This concert presents the music of Lukas Foss, including his “Renaissance Concerto” with flutist Carol Wincenc. Also on the program are works by Giovanni Gabrieli, Peter Warlock, and Ottorino Respighi.
7:00 at Venetian Theater in Hillsboro
3:00 pm at Kaul Auditorium, Reed College
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra Season Opener
The orchestra performs Mussorgsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition," "Requiebro Andaluz" by Montes, and Dvorák's Cello Concerto with soloist Nancy Ives, principal cellist with the Oregon Symphony.
3 pm at Skyview Concert Hall in Vancouver
7 pm at Skyview Concert Hall in Vancouver
Choral Arts Ensemble - A Celtic Céilí
This concert is a musical journey to the Celtic lands with traditional Irish musical guests Cary Novotny and friends.
7:30 pm at First Unitarian Church
3 pm at First Unitarian Church
Stephen Price and Friends Annual Concert
Oregon Symphony violist Stephen Price will be joined by pianist Janet Coleman and Tim Scott on viola da gamba at this free concert (held annually since 1972).
8 pm at The Old Church, Portland
Celebration Works - The 'O' Instruments
Organist Jon Stuber and oboist Ann van Bever perform music popular in 1854 with flutist Janet Bebb and soprano Anita Lundgren.
2pm at First Presbyterian Church
Sunnyside Symphony Orchestra - Susan Chan plays Mozart
Pianist Susan Chan perform Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 23 (K488) with the Sunnyside Symphony Orchestra. The orchestra will also play Mendelssohn's Fingal's Cave and Brahms Symphony No. 4. This concert is free.
Sunnyside Adventist Church, Portland