Announcing a series of special fund-raising events, open to the public and all PCO supporters. To continue our passion for playing exciting and new music for the Portland community and our metro-area supporters, PCO will be performing a combination of smaller and more “intimate” concerts, in addition to the traditional chamber orchestra concerts. Throughout the season, PCO will be partnering with talented Portland artists who will perform at the renowned jazz club, Jimmy Mak’s, in Portland's Pearl District. Enjoy an evening with PCO's guest performers, fine dining and refreshments and stay for additional jazz-fare offerd by Jimmy Mak's regulars.
Cost of admission is $25, with all funds going to support PCO's regular season concerts. Tickets are available at the door, by calling 503-771-3250, or
Dick Hyman and Friends
Legendary Pianist Dick Hyman will return to Portland for a special evening of jazz performed with some of Portland’s most talented musicians. Hyman and Tuba Player Mark Vehrencamp will reprise some Jelly Roll Morton songs, and also a special appearance of Portland vocalist Rebecca Kilgore.
NPR called Dick Hyman a “living, breathing encyclopedia of jazz” by NPR on the occasion of his 85th birthday this year. Hyman’s jazz styling spans the distance from ragtime to the modern era.
Tickets are $25.00 for general seating, Call 503-771-3250 for more information and table reservations.
July 7, 2014