ORSYC 25TH ANNIVERSARY 2018-19 season

Check back soon for details on our next season of concerts and community performances!



PAST EVENTS

2017-18 Season Concerts and Community Performances

 Measure in Love

4pm, Saturday, December 9th, 2017
McGuire Auditorium, Warner Pacific College
2219 SE 68th Ave, Portland

In the first concert of our 2017-18 season, the Oregon Repertory Singers Youth Choirs present music celebrating love. Love is beautiful, challenging, rewarding, and sometimes painful. It is complicated, and essential. Love is what keeps us all inspired, connected, and singing, and we can't wait to share this concert with you. Join us for an afternoon exploring all sides of love through beautiful choral performances by ORSYC students.

 


 

Christmas Festival of Lights at The Grotto

Community outreach concert
5:15pm, Friday, December 1, 2017
The Grotto, 8840 NE Skidmore Street, Portland

The Oregon Repertory Singers Youth Choirs continue our annual tradition, joining singers from all around the Pacific Northwest for a performance of some of your favorite holiday carols. Visit the Christmas Festival of Lights website for more information on the festival, schedule, and tickets. 

 


 

Caroling at the Multnomah Athletic Club

Private event - MAC members
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Thursday, December 14, 2017


Off Broadway!

4pm, Saturday, January 6, 2018
Great Hall, Westminster Presbyterian Church
1624 NE Hancock, Portland

Join members of the ORS Youth Choirs for an afternoon of your favorite show-tunes and popular songs! Kick off the new year with great music and great friends at this free concert event.


Resident Concert at Terwilliger Plaza

Private event - Terwilliger Plaza Residents
Friday, January 26, 2018
 


 Women at the Center
Wednesday April 11, 2018 at 7:30pm
The Old Church, Portland
Hosted by P.E.O. Chapter BG

Performance honoring extraordinary women selected for their leadership and determination in their professional and philanthropic work. To learn more call Vicky, 208-317-5101, or Lynda, 503-329-5682.


4pm, Sunday, May 6th, 2018
McGuire Auditorium, Warner Pacific College
2219 SE 68th Ave, Portland

In the closing concert of the Oregon Repertory Singers Youth Choirs 24th season, we'll use music to explore our identities, our communities, and our place in the world around us. You'll hear choral performances from all ORSYC students that consider both the joys and the struggles of accepting and embracing true colors--our own, and those of our friends and neighbors. Join us for this final performance of our 2017-18 season, and show your support for the true colors--and true voices!--of the Oregon Repertory Singers Youth Choirs.

Concert program highlights: 
Black Sheep Black Sheep (Arranged by Shirley McCrae) 
The Birth of the Blues (Arranged by Kirby Shaw) 
True Colors (Cyndi Lauper, arranged by Deke Sharon) 
De Colores (Arranged by Francisco Nunez) 
What A Wonderful World (Music by Weiss and Their) 
Hand Me Down My Silver Trumpet (Jean Ashworth Bartle) 
I Bought Me A Cat (Aaron Copland)

Old Tunes (Tom Shelton, poem by Sara Teasdale)*
*Consortium commission through Chorus America, Portland premiere!