Upcoming Early Music Concerts:
Saturday, March 22nd, 2014:
ORB Sackbutts/Pioneer Brass Trombones "Trombones Before and
Early music and 20th century music performed on alto, tenor,
bass, and contrabass sackbutts, and voice, as well as soprano, tenor, and
bass modern trombones.
Music by Senfl, Haydn, Berlin, Frackenpohl, and
Bryan, Andy Harris,
Phil Neuman, and Gayle Neuman. Part
of the Bobbin'
Robin concert series. Saturday, March 22nd,
3706 Cedaroak Drive, West
Friday, May 16th, 2014: Oregon Renaissance Band
"Music from Beyond the Forest"
An all new program of early
Transylvanian music from Codex Caioni. Friday, May 16th, 7:15pm,
Community Music Center, 3350 SE Francis St.,
Selections from a musical manuscript hidden in a wall of a Transylvanian
Part of the CMC
Family Fridays Series.
12 musicians will perform music on violin, lute, sackbutts,
recorders, cornamusen, krummhorns, bagpipes, racketts, tartold, spinettino,
tabor, and voices.
Bryan, Andy Harris, Daphne Clifton, Lori Fitch, Polly Gibson, Cindy Markham, Ben
Fitch, Kathryn Richer, Hideki Yamaya, Sharon Cheney,
Phil Neuman, and Gayle Neuman.
The Oregon Renaissance Band, celebrating its
23rd year, specializes in the performance of 16th and early 17th century
repertoire on historical instruments. They have appeared on NPR's
Performance Today and performed at the Regensburg Early Music Festival in
Their new CD "Now make we joye," featuring Renaissance Christmas and other
celebratory music has just been released, and their earlier CD "Carnevale!," featuring Italian carnival songs and other festive
pieces, is in its second pressing. Many of the instruments played by
members of ORB are built by the performers themselves after museum
originals. Members include David Bryan, Sharon Cheney, Daphne Clifton,
Ben Fitch, Lori Fitch, Polly Gibson, Andrew Harris, Cindy
Markham, Gayle Neuman, Phil Neuman, Kathryn Richer, and Hideki Yamaya.