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Oregon Symphony News Releases

July 2014

July 23, 2014

Oregon Symphony Mourns The Death Of Laureate Associate Conductor Norman Leyden Norman Leyden, Laureate Associate Conductor of the Oregon Symphony died today at the age of 96.

July 22, 2014

The Oregon Symphony’s September Lineup Features An Eclectic Selection Of Concerts To Open 2014-15 Season The Oregon Symphony launches its 2014-15 season with seven concerts that showcase the orchestra’s wide-ranging talents and renowned solo artists from a diverse range of music genres: jazz legend Herbie Hancock and his quartet; pop/alternative rockers Trey Anastasio from Phish and Ben Folds of Ben Folds Five; singer/songwriter Brandi Carlile; banjo virtuoso Béla Fleck, who performs his banjo concerto, The Impostor; and two classical music superstars – violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg and pianist Arnaldo Cohen – who will play audience favorites by Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky.

July 3, 2014

Oregon Symphony In July For the first time in a long while, the Oregon Symphony lights up the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in the summertime, although the Oregon Symphony orchestra is still on its annual summer break.  It may be hot inside as well as outside when rocker Chris Isaak and his band hit the stage!