We welcome you to the 2018 / 2019 SOLO Series presented by Portland Piano International.  

Season Subscriptions and Single Tickets are now available online. 

You’re invited to join us for a pre-concert conversation with our Director of Audience Engagement, Bill Crane, from 3:15 - 3:45pm before each performance!

Upcoming Performances

BORIS GILTBURG

Israeli

 

"Every phrase is imaginatively coloured or nuanced, and never out of gimmicky point making, always because he has something worth saying."

- GRAMOPHONE

Dates

SAT NOV 10, 2018 4PM

SUN NOV 11, 2018 4PM

Lincoln Hall at PSU

Programs (click here for more details)

Saturday: Ravel, Beethoven, Shostakovich, Prokofiev

Sunday: Rachmaninov


RACHEL CHEUNG

Hong Kongese

 

“Cheung didn’t put on a show for us, she drew us into the music’s magic. This will be a hard act to follow.”

- DALLAS MORNING NEWS

Dates

SAT DEC 1, 2018 4PM

SUN DEC 2, 2018 4PM

Lincoln Hall at PSU

 

 

Program (click here for more details)

Saturday: Mozart, Schumann, Janacek, Liszt, Schubert/Liszt  

Sunday: Franck/Bauer, Chopin, Schubert

 


BEHZOD ABDURAIMOV

Uzbek

 

“The Uzbek pianist is the master of all he surveys.”

- THE TIMES

Dates

SAT JAN 26, 2019 4PM

SUN JAN 27, 2019 4PM

 Van Cliburn Gold Medalist, Stanislav Ioudenitch to perform with Behzod for Sunday's performance.

Van Cliburn Gold Medalist, Stanislav Ioudenitch to perform with Behzod for Sunday's performance.

Programs (click here for more details)

Saturday: Wagner/Liszt, Liszt, Prokofiev

Sunday: Wagner/Liszt, Liszt,  Arensky, Rachmaninov

 


   Click photo for more info.    Photo: Sophie Wright

Click photo for more info. Photo: Sophie Wright

BENJAMIN GROSVENOR

British

 

"Benjamin Grosvenor delivers virtuosity beyond his years. If you haven't heard him, hear him now … Here was exquisite dynamic control, crisp articulation and sustained lyricism … the standing ovation was well deserved

- LOS ANGELES TIMES

Dates

SAT MAR 16, 2019 4PM

SUN MAR 17, 2019 4PM 

Lincoln Hall at PSU

 

 

Programs (click here for more details)

Saturday: Schumann, Janacek, Prokofiev, Bellini/Liszt 

Sunday: Schumann, Janacek, Prokofiev, Bellini/Liszt


ANGELA HEWITT

Canadian

 

“I know of no musician whose Bach playing on any instrument is of greater subtlety, beauty of tone, persuasiveness of judgement or instrumental command than Hewitt's is here.”

- BBC MUSIC MAGAZINE

Dates

FRI MAY 3, 2019 7:30PM

SUN MAY 5, 2019 4PM

Lincoln Hall at PSU


   Click photo for more info.     Photo: Chris Lee

OLGA KERN

Russian-American

 

"Her electricity at the keyboard is palpable, and though she generates from the music itself, as it flows through her fingers it takes on fresh voltage that is unmistakably hers."

- WASHINGTON POST

Dates

SAT OCT 6, 2018 4PM

SUN OCT 7, 2018 4PM

Lincoln Hall at PSU

Programs (click here for more details)

Saturday: Scarlatti, Beethoven, James Lee III, Rachmaninov, Scriabin, Balakirev

Sunday: Beethoven, Schumann, Gershwin, Rachmaninov, Scriabin, Balakirev