A beloved club, the 1905, struggles for seven years and ultimately fails. Can Portland sustain jazz? See Angela’s in-depth story. Photo by Reed Ricker.
Portland Opera’s “Figaro” emerges colorful and comedic. See Angela’s review. Photo by Philip Newton.
Seattle Opera’s 1735 gender-bending opera is delightfully sexy. See Angela’s review. Photo by Sunny Martini.
The trio keeps Black music unfettered. See Angela's story.
The music world—the entire world—lost Yaki Bergman, longtime leader of Portland Chamber Orchestra and Siletz Bay Music Festival. Photo by Joe Cantrell. See Angela’s obit.
A photo essay about falling in love with museums while watching people looking at art. See Angela’s story and photos.
Orpheuspdx’s opera production of Nico Muhly’s 2012 “Dark SIsters” takes on a beautiful anguish at Lincoln Hall. See Angela’s review. Lindsay Ohse; photo by Owen Carey.
Joe Kye and Denzel Mendoza cast a musical spell from Portland’s new Soundstruck NW. See Angela’s review. Photo by Angela Allen.
Vocalist Kate McGarry and guitarist Keith Ganz are partners in jazz and life. See Angela’s review of the1905 gig. Photo by Angela Allen.
The Music Critics Association elects Angela to its executive board. See the story here.