Duo Odéon

Hannah Leland and Aimee Fincher

Aimee Fincher


Jun
30
7:30 PM19:30

Duo Odéon and Friends at Mirabella

Join Duo Odéon and friends for an evening of music to celebrate the release of Specter! The duo will be joined by cellists Sonja Myklebust, Avery Waite, violist Mai Nguyen, and violinist Jenny Estrin for a potpourri of chamber music. The program includes movements from Brahms' epic Piano Quintet, Kodaly's duo for violin and cello, and more!

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Jun
29
8:00 PM20:00

Album Release Party!

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Join Duo Odéon and friends for a night of music to celebrate the release of Specter! Don't miss out on our signature craft cocktails, the Odéon and Specter! We'll even be sharing some never-before-heard pieces by Werner Gebauer! No tickets required.

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Jun
24
3:00 PM15:00

Duo Odéon and Friends

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Join Duo Odéon and friends for an afternoon of music to celebrate the release of Specter! The duo will be joined by cellist Avery Waite, violist Mai Nguyen, and violinist Jenny Estrin for a potpourri of chamber music. The program includes movements from Brahms and Schumann's epic Piano Quintets, Sarasate's Navarra for two violins, a brand new, never before heard arrangement by Gebauer, and much more!

Suggested donation $20. 

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Jun
23
6:45 PM18:45

Duo Odéon and Friends with Groupmuse

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Bring a bottle of wine or a six-pack of your favorite beer and join Duo Odéon and friends for a relaxed, intimate concert of chamber music. We'll mingle with the audience before, during, and after our performance. Reserve your space now ($3 reservation fee)! We'll be previewing repertoire from our Sunday concert including movements from Brahms and Schumann's piano quintets, an flashy, fun repertoire for strings and piano!

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Jan
26
7:30 PM19:30

Duo Odéon: American Romance

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Duo Odéon presents a concert of works by celebrated American composers. The concert focuses around two groundbreakers in American classical music: Amy Beach and William Grant Still. Beach found success as the first female composer of large-scale art music in the US, and Still is known as the "Dean of African American Classical Composers" for a litany of firsts and composed over 150 works that found success both in his own lifetime and today. Aaron Copland's elegiac Violin Sonata and two works from the duo's upcoming debut album, Spectre, round out the program.

Tickets $10 online @ Eventbrite or $15 at the door. 

Program:
Amy Beach - Romance
Aaron Copland - Sonata for Violin and Piano
Antheil-Gebauer - "Waltzes from Specter of the Rose"
William Grant Still - Suite for Violin and Piano
George Antheil - Sonatina

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Jul
5
4:00 PM16:00

Duo Odéon: Coffee with Antheil

Duo Odéon presents a casual recital featuring three works rarely performed pieces by George Antheil and the violinist Werner Gebauer. Duo Odéon gave the premiere of the 1947 "Valses" in November and are delighted to perform the unabridged, manuscript score of Antheil's Violin Concerto for the first time. Hannah and Aimee will discuss each piece on the program and open the floor for questions throughout the concert. Come enjoy a cup of coffee and some fabulous music with us!

Program
Antheil: Sonatina for Violin and Piano
Gebauer-Antheil: "Valses from Specter of the Rose" 
Antheil: Violin Concerto, arr. violin and piano

Tickets are $10 online or $15 at the door, available NOW! Eventbrite Duo Odéon

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Nov
11
7:00 PM19:00

Duo Odéon: Americana

Duo Odéon's Portland, Oregon concert features the world premiere of the unpublished Valses from "Specter of the Rose," a set of three waltzes based on George Antheil's score from the 1947 film Specter of the Rose arranged by Werner Gebauer, then concertmaster of the Dallas Symphony. The program also features two of Antheil's early sonatas and works by Charles Ives and Roy Harris.

Program:
Antheil Sonata No. 2 for Violin, Piano, and Drums
Ives Sonata No. 4 "Children's Day at a Camp Meeting"
Antheil Sonata No. 3 for Violin and Piano
Harris Sonata for Violin and Piano
Antheil-Gebauer Valses from Specter of the Rose

No ticket required, suggested $10 donation

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Nov
10
12:00 PM12:00

Lecture Recital

  • Pacific University, McCready Hall (map)
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The 'Bad Boy of Music' in Paris: George Antheil's Violin Sonata

A lecture-recital for undergraduate students at Pacific University focusing on the first three sonatas for violin and piano by George Antheil. The lecture-recital will include a half-hour discussion of Antheil's history and musical style followed by a mini-recital.

Free and open to the public.

 

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Nov
8
11:30 AM11:30

Lecture-Recital

  • Willamette University, Hudson Hall (map)
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The 'Bad Boy of Music' in Paris: George Antheil's Violin Sonata

A lecture-recital for undergraduate students at Willamette University focusing on the first three sonatas for violin and piano by George Antheil. The lecture-recital will include a half-hour discussion of Antheil's history and musical style followed by a mini-recital.

Free and open to the public.

 

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Nov
7
3:00 PM15:00

Composition Class Takeover

Duo Odéon will visit the afternoon composition class at Willamette University to give a talk on Antheil's theoretical style and technique. They will use examples from Antheil's music from his early style in the US through the pinnacle of his mechanistic period, the Ballet Méchanique.

Open only to Willamette University students and faculty.

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Nov
6
6:00 PM18:00

Lecture-Recital

  • George Fox University, Bauman Auditorium (map)
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The 'Bad Boy of Music' in Paris: George Antheil's Violin Sonata

A lecture-recital for undergraduate students at George Fox University focusing on the first three sonatas for violin and piano by George Antheil. The lecture-recital will include a half-hour discussion of Antheil's history and musical style followed by a mini-recital.

Free and open to the public.

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Oct
29
8:30 AM08:30

Lecture-Recital

  • El Dorado Hotel Grand Ballroom A (map)
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Tin Pan Alley and the Machine, Musical Transformation in George Antheil's Second Sonata for Violin, Piano, and Drums

A short lecture-recital on Antheil's Second Violin Sonata, given as part of the College Music Society National Conference 2016.

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