Hearing Voices

Next Up: Hearing Voices, featuring Alex Ross

Tickets: Click Here

When: Fri May 1, 2015 @ 7:30 pm

Where: Alberta Rose Theater, 3000 NE Alberta St

What: In a landmark event, Third Angle teams up with The New Yorker’s Alex Ross, author of the bestselling 20th-century music history The Rest is Noise. Ross will read the story of the West Coast avant-garde, complemented by Third Angle’s performance of works by Harry Partch, Henry Cowell, Lou Harrison, and 2014 Pulitzer Prize winner John Luther Adams.

Ron Blessinger, violin
Greg Ewer, violin
Charles Noble, viola
Nancy Ives, cello
Susan DeWitt Smith, piano
Chris Whyte, percussion

Sponsor: Generously supported by The M.E.N.S.C.H. Fund of the Jewish Communal Fund

Click here to visit the concert page for further details.


2015-16 Season: Mind-altering by design

So Percussion

Click here to get the inside scoop and find out how you can be a part of our 15-16 Season! Join Third Angle New Music for the second year of our intimate Studio Series, featuring the hottest star in contemporary music, 2012 MacArthur Fellow Claire Chase, and our tribute to the cool that is the Dutch new music scene. And you definitely won’t want to miss this season’s two larger-scale programs, including our multimedia installation at Finnish architect Alvar Aalto’s Mount Angel Library and an 80th birthday tribute to the legendary Steve Reich.

Reserve your seats today and get ready to immerse yourself in the soundtrack of Portland.


Guest Blogger: Jacob Cooper of “Silver Threads”

Lately, I’ve been really into bad music. This video by the Australian rapper R.A.E.D., for one:

[R.A.E.D., “i no she wants me back” 2012]

Or this by D4NNY:

[D4NNY – “Goodbye,” 2014]

Let me be clear: I really do like this music. Yes,… Learn More »

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Fri May 1, 2015, 7:30 pm

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