CELOUBRATION: Concert Series
Friday, June 16, 2017 - 7:30pm
CELOUBRATION: Concert Series

CELOUBRATION: Concert Series

Friday, June 16 & Saturday, June 17 | 7:30 PM
Lincoln Recital Hall

$30 Weekend Pass - see both concerts for one low price! 
$20 General
$15 Seniors, Cascadia Composers, PSU Faculty & Staff
Free for Students


Born in Portland in 1917, renowned composer Lou Harrison defied convention, embracing non-Western music, advocating gay rights and environmentalism and pursuing melodic beauty along with musical innovation throughout his colorful career. 

Join the Portland State School of Music, Venerable Showers of Beauty gamelan ensemble, Portland Percussion Group and guest musicians for concerts and talks celebrating the centennial of Oregon’s greatest composer, plus premieres of new music inspired by Harrison’s pioneering legacy. Presented in partnership with Cascadia Composers.


Music by—and inspired by—Lou Harrison, performed by Portland State faculty and students, Cascadia Composers and special guests.

Friday: Percussion and Chamber Music

Featuring Portland Percussion Group.

Saturday: Indonesian Gamelan and Chamber Music

Featuring Venerable Showers of Beauty Gamelan.


Want to learn more about Lou? Don't miss the free Lou Harrison Salon on Saturday, June 17!