March 20 & 21, 2021

Count Basie Orchestra (Canceled)

In accordance with federal and state guidelines to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, Oregon Symphony concerts scheduled through June 14, 2021, in Portland and Salem are canceled. Oregon Symphony plans to resume live, in-person performances in Fall 2021.  View full details

The 18-time Grammy Award-winning Count Basie Orchestra joins forces with acclaimed vocalist Carmen Bradford and the Oregon Symphony to bring your favorite big band hits to Portland. Celebrate the 85th anniversary of the classic Swing Era big band with standards like “April in Paris,” “One O’Clock Jump,” and “Li’l Darlin.”


Jeff Tyzik, conductor
Carmen Bradford, vocals
Count Basie Orchestra
      Scotty Barnhart,
Oregon Symphony


This concert is part of the Pops Series


Individual concert tickets will be available this fall
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  • SAT, MAR 20, 2021, 7:30 PM
  • SUN, MAR 21, 2021, 2:00 PM

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Tickets start at $24

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