Anat Cohen plays choro music; Eliane Elias brings her samba CD to Portland. See Angela’s story at Oregon ArtsWatch. Photo by Philippe Salomon.
He’s from jazz blue blood but he’s his own guy. See Angela’s story about pianist Gerald Clayton. Photo by Devin Dehaven.
See Angela’s review of Portland State University Opera’s double Puccini bill at Oregon ArtsWatch. Photo of Saori Erickson as Sister Angelica, courtesy of PSU.
Longtime prodigious bassist of many styles plays Portland. See Angela’s story in Oregon ArtsWatch.
Leos Janacek’s Katya Kabanova is a new opera for Seattle, and one worth dipping into, even if Puccini is your man. See Angela’s review at Oregon ArtsWatch. Melody Moore as Katya; photo by Jacob Lucas.
Incomparable Maria Schneider and her big band stop at the PDX Jazz Fest on her debut West Coast tour. Kneebody, a whole different animal, plays the next day. Photo by Dina Regine. See Angela’s story at Oregon ArtsWatch.
Seattle Opera’s La Traviata is strikingly taut and compelling. See Angela’s review at Oregon ArtsWatch. Photo of Corrine Winters as Violetta. Photo by Philip Newton.
One with the spirit and tenor sax, Washington is the next big thing in jazz — right this moment. See Angela’s Oregon ArtsWatch story.
Jazz artist extraordinaire comes to Portland to sing about Harlem. See Angela's Oregon ArtsWatch story.
…most anything. Renee Fleming is a multi-talented diva. See Angela’s Oregon ArtsWatch review of Fleming’s gig with the Oregon Symphony. Photo by Joe Cantrell, Oregon Symphony.