Classic Series

The 2016-17 Classic Series includes some of Portland’s favorite ensembles including the Pacifica Quartet, the Takács Quartet, and Trio con Brio Copenhagen, along with some groups new to Portland: the Danish String Quartet and the Pavel Haas Quartet. All concerts in the Classic Series are on Mondays and Tuesdays at 7:30 pm in Lincoln Performance Hall at Portland State University.

The 2017-18 Classic Series includes some of Portland’s favorite ensembles including the Pacifica Quartet, the Takács Quartet, and Quatuor Ebene, along with some groups quite new to Portland: the Schubert… Learn More »

Danish String Quartet

Danish String Quartet

Monday & Tuesday
October 17 & 18, 2016 • 7:30 pm
Lincoln Performance Hall

The high technical and musical quality, the joy of playing, the powerful stage presence, the fresh approach to familiar repertoire, and the “rampaging energy” (Alex Ross, The New Yorker) have become… Learn More »

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Takács Quartet with guest violist Erika Eckert

Takács Quartet with guest violist Erika Eckert

Monday & Tuesday
December 5 & 6, 2016 • 7:30 pm
Lincoln Performance Hall

The only string quartet to be inducted into Gramophone’s Hall of Fame, and the first-ever string quartet to win the Wigmore Hall Medal, the Takács Quartet is widely recognized as one of the world’s great… Learn More »

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Pacifica Quartet

Pacifica Quartet

Monday & Tuesday
January 9 & 10, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Lincoln Performance Hall

Recognized for its virtuosity, exuberant performance style, and daring repertory choices, over the past two decades the Pacifica Quartet has gained international stature as one of the finest chamber ensembles… Learn More »

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Trio con Brio Copenhagen

Trio con Brio Copenhagen

Monday & Tuesday
March 13 & 14, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Lincoln Performance Hall

Trio con Brio Copenhagen explores the piano trio repertoire with freshness and curiosity as well as with respect and reflection. Since its inception the trio has won most of the international competitions for… Learn More »

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Pavel Haas Quartet

Pavel Haas Quartet

Monday & Tuesday
April 3 & 4, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Lincoln Performance Hall

Since winning the Premio Paolo Borciani competition in Italy in 2005, the Pavel Haas Quartet has established itself as one of the great chamber ensembles of today, performing at the world’s most prestigious… Learn More »

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