Home / Events / Classical Music / Oregon Symphony, Storm Large

Oregon Symphony, Storm Large

BRETT CAMPBELL
7:30 pm Saturday, 2 pm Sunday, May 4-5., Sunday May 05 | $27-$115.
 
They may not be playing this excellent program at Carnegie Hall next month as originally planned, but the orchestra will have performed it in Seattle, and it’s a good thing, because as many people as possible need to hear the OSO, which, judging by its last few concerts, is playing near the very highest level of American orchestras. The concert features a reprise of one of the orchestra’s rare ventures into music by living composers, the excellent young, award-winning Cambodian composer sarong Prangcharoen’s short Phenomenon, which dazzled OSO audiences a few years back. And a too seldom performed 20th-century masterpiece, Kurt Weill’s Seven Deadly Sins, sung by Portland rock goddess Storm Large and a fab foursome of male singers, including opera greats Anton Belov and Richard Zeller. Plus there will be another last-century classic, Ravel’s vivacious The Waltz, and a 19th-century classic, Schubert’s magnificent, though never-completed, Symphony No. 8.



Where: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Phone: 228-1353
Address: 1037 SW Broadway
Website: www.pcpa.com

 
 
Other events in Classical Music

New York Salon

Wednesday, May 06, 2015
After a recent trip to New York City, Mark Woolley rounded up five New York artists who work in photography and curated them into an invigorating group show at his Pioneer Place gallery. In addition t ...
Mark Woolley Gallery @ Pioneer 700 SW 5th Ave., 3rd floor, Pioneer Place Mall Portland Web | Map

Static

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Sound is its own character in this introspective drama from Third Rail about a woman whose deaf husband unexpectedly dies, leaving her a perplexing mixtape. A message from beyond or an unfortunate ...

7:30 pm Wednesday-Saturday, 2 pm Sundays, through May 24 | $24-$47.
Imago Theatre 17 SE 8th Ave. Web | Map

Steven Quartz

Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Go ahead and claim that your new smartwatch is a practical investment for your technologically driven life, but deep down you just want to be cool (by wearing a smartwatch?). Philosopher and neuroscie ...
7:30 pm | Free
Powell's City of Books 1005 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall

Joe Bonamassa

Friday, May 08, 2015

[WHITE COLLAR BLUES] New York blues musician Joe Bonamassa is the collared-shirt-wearing king of modern blues guitar, having strummed his Les Paul to the top of the ...

8 pm | $94.24-$143.
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 SW Broadway Portland Web | Map

Sax and the Symphony

Saturday, May 09, 2015

[SAX IN THE CITY] The saxophone is a neglected symphonic instrument. The product of a mid-19th-century Belgian inventor, it took until the 20th century for composers ...

7:30 pm Saturday-Sunday, 8 pm Monday, May 9-11. | $22-$99.
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall 1037 SW Broadway Portland Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close