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Thumbnail for - Review: Blind Pilot with the Oregon Symphony
Apr 29, 2013
CONCERTS
The much loved local indie-folk act charms a packed house with a vibrant symphonic collaboration at the Schnitz.
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,...
Thumbnail for - Helping Oregon’s Cash-Poor Stay Culture-Rich
Oct 15, 2011
press desk
After a hugely successful pilot last year, the program Music for All returned starting Monday, Oct. 3 with a new name – Arts for All – to reflect its expanded reach. This season, 32 arts...
Thumbnail for - Charles Noble & Heather Blackburn
Sep 1, 2011
newsstand companion
“A lot of our neighbors ask us to rehearse with the windows open,” says Heather Blackburn, as she and husband Charles Noble share a post-practice snack of coffee and peach-blueberry pie. Indeed,...
Thumbnail for - FILMusik: The Little Prince
Nov 11, 2010
WEEKEND PICK
In a robust theater season, one expects a gaggle of Annies, a garden of Alices, and a flock of Peter Pans. But—more than one Little Prince, in the same town, at the same time? Believe it or...
Thumbnail for - Oregon Symphony Kicks Off Season Outdoors
Sep 2, 2010
phile under: music
Ballet dancers! Fireworks! The bombast of brass and the swoon of strings! Two conductors! Musical homages to Paris, Vienna, Rome, St. Petersburg and New York! All for free. Tonight, at 7pm,...