It’s a good weekend for music. The Bend Camerata, a group founded by local music educators, will be performing their musical journey called “This Is Us” at Wille Hall on the COCC campus Saturday at 7 pm and Sunday at 3 pm on Sunday.
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“The sound of human potential.” That’s the tagline for Cascade School of Music, the nonprofit music school that has been working to transform lives and enrich our community by providing exceptional music education and experiences for all Central Oregonians since 2002.
Get your tickets now, before April 6th, for a reduced price to attend the school’s upcoming benefit “The Gift of Music,” an evening of engaging music, dinner and unique auction packages. The event is on May 6th at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship on Skyline Ranch Road. 75% of tickets sales go directly to the nonprofit school. Find out about all of the classes and offerings at the school by visiting http://www.ccschoolofmusic.org/. The school has many summer programs and offers tuition assistance and scholarships. Along with financial donations, the school also is in need of instruments.
Pam Beezley with the Sunriver Music Festival visits with Donna at Strictly Organic Coffee about the 40th Anniversary Summer Festival August 12-23. There’s even a special viewing event and piano recital the day of the Solar Eclipse, August 21 at Sunriver Resort’s Great Hall.
Karen Sande with Music on the Green visits Central Oregon Daily to talk about the 2017 season, which kicks off June 28 and runs every other Wednesday through September 6. The series feature a diverse mix of music from country to big band to Hawaiian dance. Acts include Todd Haaby, Precious Byrd and the Hokua Dancers.
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