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Upcoming performances - Spring 2016

And You’ll Live Happily Ever After

Collaboration of Cascadia Composers with their music written (or chosen from composers’ repertoire) especially to be played by The Mousai.  Framed by a brand new fairy-tale which casts you in the audience as your own Protagonist!  Oh!  And enacted by a fairy godmother!  90 minutes long including intermission.

Musicians in The Mousai

Janet Bebb - flute, piccolo, bass flute, tambourine

Ann van Bever - oboe, oboe d’amore, english horn, maracas

Chris Cox - clarinet, claves

Maria Choban - piano, maracas, triangle

Cascadia Composers on this program

(in order of appearance)

Matthew Kaminski:  Sunrise Prelude

Liz Nedela:  Fables (second and sixth)

John Bilotta:  Gen’ei no Mai (second movement)

Scott Anthony Shell:  Piece (first and fourth movements)

Thomas DeNicola:  Memories

Stacey Philipps:  Converge, Disperse

Jan Mittelstaedt:  Tides

Lisa Ann Marsh:  Spirits of the Canyon

Mark Vigil:  Piano Sonata #3  (third movement)

Ted Clifford:  Mood Swings (second movement)

Mark Hsu:  deLIVErance


Friday, May 6 @ 7:30 pm

Private concert; The Mousai at Terwilliger Plaza.  

Free to members of the Terwilliger Plaza community.

Saturday, May 14 @ 2 pm

Sponsored by Music in Small Spaces, Valley Community Presbyterian Church, 8060 SW Brentwood, Portland.  Tickets sold on line or at the door.  Adults: $16.  Seniors and Students: $11.  Under 12: free.  Click here for more info.

Sunday, May 22 @ 2 pm

Cascadia Invokes the Muses, a collaboration of new works for winds and piano by Cascadia Composers, performed by The Mousai.  

Part of the Celebration Works concert series at First Presbyterian Church, 1200 SW Alder, Portland.  Tickets sold at the door.  Adults: $15.  Seniors: $10.  Students: $5.  Cascadia members: $5 discount.

Friday, June 17 @ 7:30 pm

Private concert; a collaboration with Cascadia Composers and The Mousai at Terwilliger Plaza.

Free to members of the Terwilliger Plaza community.

First Presbyterian Church

Valley Community

Presbyterian Church