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Thumbnail for - Top Things to Do This Weekend: Aug 7–10
Aug 7, 2014
EDITOR'S PICKS
Providence Bridge Pedal combines Portland's bikes and bridges, First Thursday hits the streets with art, and the Bite of Oregon reminds you that Portland is one of the best places to be hungry (as...
Thumbnail for - Review: Pianist Stephen Hough
Apr 8, 2014
CLASSICAL
While standing ovations are virtually pro forma at Portland concerts, the one given to this acclaimed British pianist was well deserved.
Thumbnail for - Top Things To Do This Weekend: Jan 16-19
Jan 15, 2014
WEEKEND PICKS
Benedict Cumberbatch plays Frankenstein, Itzhak Perlman rocks the fiddle, FOCM turns 75, and a slew of new plays open at PCS, Profile, Vertigo, and Coho. How can we possibly do it all?!
Thumbnail for - Guide to Chamber Music Northwest Summer Festival
Jun 27, 2013
CONCERTS
We talk with CMNW artistic director David Shifrin about this year's not-to-miss shows. Thru July 28
Thumbnail for - Q&A: Tosca's Tosca
Jan 29, 2013
OPERA
The soprano playing the title role in Portland Opera's new production talks Puccini and Pok Pok.
Thumbnail for - Symphony Gets Two Grammy Nominations
Dec 6, 2012
ARTS NEWS
The orchestra receives nods in the categories of Best Orchestral Performance and Best Engineered Album, Classical.
Thumbnail for - Grieg + Lauderdale
Jul 24, 2012
culture cheat-sheet
I’m thinking of something that’s timeless and brilliant, that’s scheduled to appear with Oregon Symphony this weekend. What is it? If you answered either “Grieg’s Piano Concerto” or “Pink...
Thumbnail for - Pinchas Zukerman Plays Schumann
Nov 29, 2011
culture cheat-sheet
In this vintage clip, Oregon Symphony ’s next guest proves himself a master of rubato, gently tugging the tempo faster and slower to imbue the violin melody with a voice-like expressiveness. The...
Thumbnail for - Oregon Symphony’s In The Black
Nov 7, 2011
an upnote
The Oregon Symphony’s Board of Directors approved audited financial statements for the year ending June 30, 2011 which show that the season produced a net surplus of $192,000. The financial...
Thumbnail for - Gomyo Plays Beethoven
Oct 26, 2011
culture cheat-sheet
Is there such a thing as a “violin model?” If so, the casual observer might mistake Oregon Symphony’s next featured soloist, Karen Gomyo, for one. With her mahogany hair and refined features,...
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