Lyrics to songs usually tell stories, and music certainly can create feeling for those stories — but the Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble is taking a new step in their repertoire by presenting original music integrated with pre-recorded narration during their live show.
Longmire at Springhouse Cellar; BPT at Moth March 26; more
I’m reading a terrific book right now. It’s terrific because, well, when you get to read translations of very old manuscripts about super-important stuff — and even find analogies to music that can tie into the current Instrumental art show — I’d call that terrific.
Tillinghast at White Buffalo; Kay Floria plays Lyle Hotel; more
Free Spring Break admission for kids at Discovery Center; KG Trio at Stave and Stone; more
Tony Furtado at CEBU; ‘Spelling Bee’ at TWDHS; more
Kinvara at Big Horse March 12; Celtic Crimes play March 17; more
Seeing Hood River “trending” nationally on Facebook the other day, and what it was trending for, made me so disheartened and mad, I actually used the word “jerk-wad” in a post.
‘Shrew’ wraps up this weekend; ‘Lighters’ at Moth March 12; more
‘Lighters’ at Clock Tower, more
Saunders plays White Buffalo; ‘Lighters’ at Clock Tower; more
Sidestreet Reny at CEBU; Oregon Mandolin Orchestra plays Hood River Feb. 26; more
Oregon Mandolin Orchestra plays Hood River Feb. 26; Dulcimer workshop Feb. 24; more
Literacy program fundraiser has fun with words
Local celebrities and five students aged 11 to 25 will compete in the sixth annual Tongue Twister Tournament on Feb. 26, a benefit for Hood River County Start Making A Reader Today (SMART).
Petruchio (Jasper Kreihbal) takes no argument from angry Kate (Olivia Newcomb).
- All she wants to do is dance
- 'Here' is there and everywhere
- These guys will probably grow on you
- Quiet on the set: An interview with Aaron Keim
- Lost radios and happy memories
- Welcome to our new site!
- British Invasion? ’70s resurgence? ’80s influenced? Take your pick this summer
- Nicki Bluhm sings songs you know along the way
- Brooke Parrott checks in with lyrics and a new band
- Eagles, doves and Byrds