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Music News
April 21, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

  • PSU Jazz faculty George Colligan has formed an ambitious series of jazz events at PSU. Titled Portland State Jazz Series: A Venue for Creativity, it includes an exciting mix of local and internationally known performers. The series is open to the public, and most events are free of charge. Because of the fluid nature of the events, we encourage you to visit the series website at this link http://psujazzseries.com for an up-to-date calendar and more info about each event.

  • If it's spring, you know it is time for student recitals! You can find a complete and up-to-date list of upcoming student recitals at our Student Recitals page.

EVENTS THIS WEEK:

  • PSU Piano Area
    Performance Attendance Recital Series
    Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75
    Date: Thursday, April 24
    Time: 12 Noon
    Cost: FREE


  • Keith Underwood, Flute Master Class
    Internationally noted flautist, active in New York musical life for three decades
    Lincoln Chamber Hall, Room 326
    Saturday, April 26 (2 PM)
    Sunday, April 27 (2 PM)
    Tickets are available at the door

    Click for more information

  • Benjamin Britten's
    A Midsummer Night's Dream
    PSU Opera Production

    David Edwards, Jeannine B. Cowles
    Distinguished Professor in Residence
    Ken Selden, Conductor
    Lincoln Performance Hall, Room 175
    April 26, 29, May 2, 3 (7:30 PM)
    April 27 (3 PM)
    Tickets available in the PSU Box Office

EVENTS NEXT WEEK:

UPCOMING:

  • PSU Guitar Area
    Performance Attendance Recital Series
    Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75
    Date: Thursday, May 8
    Time: 12 Noon
    Cost: FREE


  • PSU Composition Area
    Performance Attendance Recital Series
    Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75
    Date: Thursday, May 15
    Time: 12 Noon
    Cost: FREE


  • Cecile Licad, Piano Master Class
    Portland Piano Company (711 SW 14th)
    Date: Thursday, May 15
    Time: 7 PM
    Cost: FREE and open to the public


  • Cecile Licad, Piano Recital
    19th- and early 20th-century works by American and European composers Mason, Gottschalk, MacDowell, Ornstein, Busoni and Chaminade
    Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75
    Date: Friday, May 16
    Time: 7:30 PM
    Tickets available at the PSU Box Office


  • PSU Chamber Choir
    “A Smaller Drop in a Bigger Ocean”
    Dr. Ethan Sperry, director

    Benefit concert as the Chamber Choir releases their fourth CD, and prepares to travel to international competitions
    St. Stephen's Catholic Church
    (1112 SE 41st Avenue)
    Date: Sunday, May 18
    Time: 4 PM


  • PSU Vocal Area
    Performance Attendance Recital Series
    Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75
    Date: Thursday, May 22
    Time: 12 Noon
    Cost: FREE

  • PSU Brass Area
    Performance Attendance Recital Series
    Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75
    Date: Thursday, May 29
    Time: 12 Noon
    Cost: FREE


  • PSU Man Choir, Vox Femina & University Choir
    “Global Rhythms PDX III”
    Ethan Sperry, Joan Syzmko,
    Jason Sabino & Chris Edwards, conductors

    Third annual program exploring choral music from multiple cultures
    First Congregational Church of Christ
    (1126 SW Park Avenue)
    Date: Sunday June 1
    Times: 4 PM & 7:30 PM
    Tickets available at the PSU Box Office


  • Convocation
    Performance Attendance Recital Series
    Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75
    Date: Thursday, June 5
    Time: 12 Noon
    Cost: FREE


  • PSU Symphony: "Moving Images"
    Ken Selden, director
    Adams: Scratchband
    Pärt: Fratres
    Herrmann: Vertigo
    Lincoln Performance Hall, Room 175
    Dates: Friday, June 6
    Time: 7:30 PM
    Click for more information
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Volume IX, Issue 24: 4/21/2014
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