Carlos Kalmar, conductor • Storm Large, sopranoPrangcharoen: Phenomenon • Weill: Seven Deadly Sins Schoenberg: Accompaniment to a Cinematographic Scene Schubert: Symphony No. 8, “Unfinished” Ravel: La valseThe Oregon Symphony returns to Carnegie Hall – but not before we share our program with you! Carlos has put together another eclectic program to take New York by storm – literally, this time. Storm Large joins the “virtuoso Oregonians” in a spell-binding work from the classical repertoire.The…See More
A Portland-based band, Blind Pilot released their second album We Are The Tide in September, 2011. NPR called the songs "remarkably sturdy, gorgeous." The band, which tours internationally, has appeared at many major festivals and performed on the Late Show with David Letterman. Now they join with the Oregon Symphony for their first orchestral collaboration.See More
Carlos Kalmar, conductor • James Ehnes, violinAntheil: Jazz Symphony • Bernstein: Serenade (After Plato’s Symposium) Copland: Symphony No. 3 (incorporating Fanfare for the Common Man)If you like Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man, you’ll love his quintessentially American Symphony No. 3, which incorporates the original brass and percussion Fanfare and develops it symphonically. Antheil’s Symphony is a very early example of including jazz elements in a full orchestral setting, and Bernstein’s…See More
Stravinsky: Circus Polka; Composed for a Young Elephant Stravinsky: Petroushka • Rodrigo: Andalusian Concerto Piston: The Incredible Flutist SuiteA carnival of color, ranging from Stravinsky’s Polka “Composed for a Young Elephant” to his masterful ballet score Petroushka, set at a fair – as is Piston’s Incredible Flutist. Rodrigo’s Andalusian Concerto introduces a unique color to the orchestra – the sound of four guitarists in the role of “soloist.”See More
Olari Elts, conductor • Stephen Hough, pianoWeber: Overture to Oberon Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 • Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2 Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von WeberPortland favorite Stephen Hough performs Liszt’s second piano concerto, a thematically-unified single movement similar to his symphonic poems. The evening’s finale is Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber, a 20th-Century orchestral showpiece.See More
Created by four-time “Dancing with the Stars” pro Louis van Amstel, this one’ll have you dancin’ in the aisles as a bevy of talented dancers show us what Ballroom’s all about. And the twist? We’re gonna keep that a surprise!http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKeAtbjhrjMSee More
Jeff Tyzik, conductor Ellis Hall, vocalsIt could easily be Ray Charles up there on stage! Blind – and incredibly talented – like his mentor Ray Charles, Ellis Hall literally channels the great man himself.Tickets start at $21See More
Hindemith’s virtuoso music for the full orchestra contrasts with Schumann’s first orchestral writing, the “Spring” Symphony. The evening concludes with the legendary André Watts performing the Emperor of piano concertos.Christoph König, conductor • André Watts, pianoHindemith: Concerto for Orchestra Schumann: Symphony No. 1, “Spring” • Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5, “Emperor”Tickets start at $21See More
Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati CanoNo one makes Christmas more magical than Nati Cano and his exceptional mariachi group Los Camperos. Much more than a holiday sing-a-long, Fiesta Navidad is a feast for the eyes and ears, featuring impeccable interpretations of traditional Mexican and American holiday songs and a lavish stage show with dancers in full regalia. Celebrate the season and the 50th anniversary tour of Nati’s acclaimed mariachi band on this very special evening with Los Camperos de…See More
American Eugene Tzigane, Principal Conductor of the Northwest German Philharmonic, collaborates with Russian Mikhail Simonyan on the Violin Concerto No. 2 (1967), the last concerto written by Shostakovich. The program concludes with César Franck’s most famous work for orchestra.Eugene Tzigane, conductor• Mikhail Simonyan, violinBerlioz: Overture to Beatrice and Benedict• Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 2Franck: Symphony in D minorSee More
"Our apologies! The location of the Autumn Equinox Pub Sing, and our Foot Percussion Irish Ceili Lessons and Dance Party is the Kells Irish Pub located at 112 SW 2nd Avenue, Portland, not the one on NW 21st.
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If you think behind the scenes action, meeting the brewers and seeing where the magic happens is super fun, this tour is for you! Our Behind the Scenes Tour visits four breweries. We begin at Buckman Botanical Brewery, a nano brewery located inside a SE pub that features 49 rotating taps. After a walk through of the brewery and sampling beers there, we then head to Laurelwood, Oregon’s first certified organic brewery to enjoy snacks, more beer sampling and a full tour. Next up we visit Widmer,…See More
Hosted by the Green Electronics Council, Emerging Green Conference is the premiere gathering of technology and sustainability leaders to discuss the advances, challenges and future of sustainable electronics. Taking place September 22-24, 2015 in Portland, Oregon, Emerging Green provides a unique opportunity to network with and influence leaders in the global electronics industry. Find out more and register online today: …See More