– Check out the Switzerland Workshop 2019 page! Hope you can join us in August 2019 on the banks of Lake Constance.

  • “Sack and Sackbutts” Early music in praise of wine with musicians from The Oregon Renaissance Band.  Sunday, February 3rd, 2019, 3:00pm at a stunning NW Portland home.  Part of the “Dinner with Friends” series of Friends of Chamber Music.  See www.focm.org for details.
  • Renaissance Collective” (See Sunday venue change below) 30+ early musicians play works of Praetorius, Hassler and Vivaldi for voices, recorders, strings and reeds.  Conducted by Laura Kuhlman, Gayle Neuman, and Phil Neuman.  Saturday, February 9, 2019, 6:00pm at St. David of Wales Episcopal Church, 2800 SE Belmont, Portland, AND Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 3:00pm, LOCATION TO BE ANNOUNCED [due to renovations, the chapel at Mary’s Woods is currently unavailable.  We will announce the new location as soon as possible.  Sorry for the inconvenience.]

ORB goes Hollywood!

Gayle and Phil Neuman recorded music on ancient instruments including kithara and kroupezon for the recent Paramount/MGM movie “Ben-Hur.” Check out the credits!

Members of the Oregon Renaissance Band (Daphne Clifton, Lori Fitch, Gayle and Phil Neuman) appear in the recent movie “Buddymoon” directed by Alex Simmons, starring David Giuntolli (A Million Little Things) and Flula Borg.  The group appears somewhat unexpectedly in the ‘wilds’ of Mt. Hood playing 2 pieces by Anthony Holborne on recorders.  The film, which also stars Claire Coffee, Jeanne Syquia, and Brian T. Finney, is distributed by Orion, and is available on Itunes and elsewhere.