Oregon Symphony


2016/17 Pops Concert Series

Conductor Jeff Tyzik curates and conducts the Oregon Symphony Pops Series, celebrating the best in American pops, from Broadway to jazz standards to dance. With both matinee and evening options, Pops Concerts are perennial favorites for Portland audiences.

Subscriptions to the Pops Series are on sale now online, in person, or by phone. Tickets to individual Pops Concerts go on sale to the general public in August.


Tango Caliente

Saturday, February 18, 2017 | 7:30 pm
Sunday, February 19, 2017 | 3 pm

Jeff Tyzik, conductor
Pepe Raphael, vocals
Hector del Curto, bandoneón
Patricio Touceda, dancer
Eva Lucero, dancer
Tango Pacifico

One of the spiciest concerts of the season. The Oregon Symphony orchestra is joined by dazzling dancers, the
inimitable Pepe Raphael, and the exotic sounds of Tango Pacifico. It’ll be sizzling at The Schnitz.

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Patti Austin’s Homage to Ella Fitzgerald

Saturday, April 29, 2017 | 7:30 pm
Sunday, April 30, 2017 | 3 pm

Jeff Tyzik, conductor
Patti Austin, vocals

Grammy Award winner Patti Austin has been wowing audiences since her childhood debut at the iconic Apollo Theater. Now, with 17 albums to her credit including her 2002 Grammy-nominated recording “For Ella,” she’ll thrill us with her electrifying renditions of the First Lady of Song’s legendary hits – “How High the Moon,” “The Man I Love,” “Too Close for Comfort,” and many more.

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