Portland State University throws a 100th birthday party for Oregon’s greatest composer. Plus: excerpt from the new biography.

Cascadia Composers brings contemporary classical music from Cuba to Portland

 Portland classical music groups have shamefully ignored the music of Oregon’s greatest composer in his centennial year — but that’s about to change

Burn After Listening is on a mission to reinvent the classical music experience

Nature inspires 3 Oregon composers’ works for ‘Solo Hikes’ concert

The Portland composer’s career blossoms with commissions from the Oregon Symphony and Eugene Ballet

At Portland State University, choirs are creating music ‘to die for’ 

As the city’s annual celebration of jazz opens, Portland’s jazz scene remains vital despite popular club’s sudden closure

When Oregon met Arvo

February 8, 2017

With help from composer Arvo Pärt, Royce Saltzman wanted the 1994 Oregon Bach Festival to be his grand finale. It was nearly a disaster

Broken Planetarium’s ‘Atlantis’ and Orphic’s ‘Iphigenia 3.0’ show the promise of today’s young Portland theater companies