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November 28th, 2016

  • Image preview 7:30pm: “Music That’s Hard to Hear” A Junior Recital by Samuel Stites

    Sam Stites presents, “Music That’s Hard to Hear,” a collection of audial records framed by quiet music. For some time, the composer has sought to explore beyond the format of traditional contemporary classical performance, and has in response created this highly listener-specific piece. Located in Seitz Lounge, the performance will be an intimate and individual experience.

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December 2nd, 2016

  • 7:30pm: Winter Choral Festival
    The Choral Program at Lewis & Clark will present its Winter Choral Festival on Friday, December 2, 2016 at 7:30pm in the Agnes Flanagan Chapel. This concert will feature all three choral ensembles and will include music by Britten, Debussy, Poulenc and Vaughan Williams.

December 3rd, 2016

  • Image preview 11:00am - 2:00pm: Student Piano Recitals
    Lewis & Clark piano students present a recital on Saturday, December 3, 2016 in the Diane Gregg Memorial Pavilion.
  • 3:00pm: Wind Symphony & Percussion Ensemble
    The Lewis & Clark Wind Symphony & Percussion Ensemble are excited for our Fall 2016 Concert. We will feature works by Buckvich, Sousa, Reineke, and Whitacre. The percussion ensemble will be playing non-traditional works for percussion!

December 4th, 2016

  • 7:30pm: Orchestra Concert
    The Lewis & Clark Orchestra presents its final concert of the fall semester featuring works by Smetana, Beethoven, Mussorgsky, as well as a piece by guest composer / conductor Paul S. Kim. LIVE STREAMED EVENT

December 5th, 2016

  • 7:30pm: Electronic Music Concert
    Join us for the Electronic Music Concert on Monday, December 7, 2016 at 7:30pm in Evans Auditorium featuring all-original student compositions in a wide variety of styles, along with accompanying videos and live performances. This event is FREE and open to the public.

December 6th, 2016

  • 7:30pm - 10:00pm: Jazz Night
    The Lewis and Clark Jazz Combos present a thrilling night of outstanding jazz music. Come hear the best Jazz Night in L&C history! LIVE STREAMED EVENT

December 7th, 2016

  • 7:30pm - 9:00pm: A Cappella Concert
    Lewis & Clark’s four a cappella groups (Momo and the Coop, Semper, The Merryweathers, and Section Line Drive) present their final concert of the semester. LIVE STREAMED EVENT

December 17th, 2016

  • Image preview 7:30pm: Portland Chamber Orchestra - Handel’s “Messiah”
    For its seventieth anniversary celebration, PCO presents its signature holiday program which includes inspiring orchestral and choral works balanced with a superb performance of the Christmas portion of Handel’s beloved Oratorio, “Messiah”. This year we are proud to showcase Resonance Ensemble and soloists, directed by Katherine FitzGibbon. This exciting holiday program promises a jubilant celebration of this special time of the year.

December 18th, 2016

  • Image preview 3:00pm: Portland Chamber Orchestra - Handel’s “Messiah”
    For its seventieth anniversary celebration, PCO presents its signature holiday program which includes inspiring orchestral and choral works balanced with a superb performance of the Christmas portion of Handel’s beloved Oratorio, “Messiah”. This year we are proud to showcase Resonance Ensemble and soloists, directed by Katherine FitzGibbon. This exciting holiday program promises a jubilant celebration of this special time of the year.


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    September 1
    Pioneers of all ages and stages craving a more musical lifestyle? Choir is for you!
    Come to Evans 125 by September 4th, or email Kathy FitzGibbon at
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    June 12
    Lewis & Clark Cappella Nova and Community Chorale will be featured on AllClassical radio 89.9 FM on the episode of “Played in Oregon” airing on Sunday, June 15th, at 1 p.m. You may also listen from afar at
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    September 21
    Funds two years of study at University of Cambridge for first-generation college student.
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    September 18
    The Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships attempt to increase diversity in college and university-level teaching while maximizing the educational benefits of diversity. Each year, the Ford Foundation offers approximately 60 predoctoral fellowships ($20,000 per year for up to three years), 35 dissertation fellowships ($21,000 for one year), and 20 postdoctoral fellowships ($40,000 for one year).
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    October 30
    Abigail Press B.A. ’12, an electronic musician, reflects on months spent recording and performing throughout Europe.
  • August 12
    Check out KLC’s Ticket Giveaways page to enter contests online. Also be sure to attend the KLC Open House September 1st from 3-5pm if you want to enter our Back to School Giveaways for shows such as Atmosphere, The Growlers, and more!
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    August 5
    Meet four of our exceptional professors.
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    March 27

    Lewis & Clark professors discuss the women who inspired their careers.

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    March 14
    Angela Webber B.A. ’10, along with her sister Aubrey, made Portland history by raising more than $80,000 on Kickstarter for their geek-pop band, The Doubleclicks. The Career Development Center recently caught up with Angela to learn more about her music, her advice to young alumni, and what made The Doubleclicks Kickstarter campaign such a success.
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    March 13
    Lance Inouye, Music Director and Conductor of the Lewis & Clark Orchestra, also teaches conducting and music theory.  
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    March 10
    Catherine Sergeant B.A. ’70, M.A.T. ’75 has been named Librarian of the Year by the Oregon Association of School Libraries. Sergeant is head librarian of the Jefferson County School District, which consists of six school libraries.
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    March 5

    Kristina Dill ’15 began exploring her passion for science and music at a young age. She picked up her first violin at age three and took her first chemistry class at Lewis & Clark when she was just 15.

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    February 19
    Visiting Assistant Professor of Humanities Marianna Ritchey B.A. ’99 recently collaborated with Katy Davidson B.A. ’99 to write a theme song for Rookie magazine that captures the publication’s mission of empowering teenage girls. The result is “Go Forth, Feminist Warriors,” a triumphant anthem that includes the talents of more than a dozen musicians.
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    July 22
    With help from students, staff, and faculty, Lewis & Clark has launched a new digital initiative to honor a key part of the school’s legacy.
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    March 20
    Cappella Nova, one of three choral groups on campus, will be traveling to Egypt this May for its first international tour in more than 30 years.
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    March 4
    Renegade Stringband, a band that counts four recent graduates among the ranks, is opening for the Paperboys at the Aladdin. Catch Gavin Duffy ‘07, Jessica Jarris ‘10, Austin Moore ‘10, and Joe Seamons ‘07 on March 16th at 8 p.m.
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    March 4
    Portland has a rich contemporary music scene, and professor Michael Johanson strives to connect his students to it as often as possible. This spring, he has invited students and community members to attend several performances of his compositions throughout the city.
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    February 12
    The Asian Cultural Council’s Residency program in Asia assists individual American artists, scholars, and professionals undertaking research, teaching, and creative residencies at cultural and educational institutions in East and Southeast Asia. Projects supported in the ACC Residency Program demonstrate close collaboration in design and execution between the visiting American specialist and the host organization and produce tangible results such as publication, course development, or the creation of new artistic work. The program helps to foster the growth of Asian cultural studies in the U.S. and of American cultural studies in Asia, as well as to stimulate long-term relationships in the arts and humanities between American individuals and institutions and their colleagues in Asia.
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    January 22
    Katherine FitzGibbon, assistant professor of music and director of choral activities, and founder and artistic director for Portland’s Resonance Ensemble, recently received funding for a performance to take place at Lewis & Clark.
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    December 12
    Harsha Abeyaratne B.A. ’89 studied in at Lewis & Clark, but taking the stage this week as a solo pianist represents one more step on his uncommon journey toward a career in music and education. 
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    November 28
    Lewis & Clark has renewed its connection with the prestigious Portland Chamber Orchestra, bringing world-class music to campus once again.
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    November 20
    Eddie Barksdale ’13 recently won a musical theatre competition hosted by the Oregon State Cascade Chapter of National Association of Teachers of Singing.
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    September 19
    Experience collaboration, critical thinking, and creative expression at their best.
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    September 9
    KLC’s music publication is off its hiatus and back in action!
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    July 26
    Music students at Lewis & Clark are singers and pianists, harpists and drummers, theorists and performers, Wagner buffs, jazz musicians, and world music devotees.
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    July 26

    In addition to the stellar faculty of the music department at Lewis & Clark, guest conductors offer students international perspectives and a taste of exciting new areas of research and performance.

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    July 26
    A perennial favorite among Lewis & Clark students, Jeff Leonard’s electronic music class brings together majors and non-majors who compose, arrange, and rearrange music in this innovative genre. 
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    July 26
    Whether they’re performing in downtown Portland, in the student-run co-op on campus, or in the auditorium of Evans Hall, Lewis & Clark’s student musicians enjoy vocal and instrumental collaboration.
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    June 4
    Free tickets from KLC all summer!
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