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September, 2019

Sunday
8
Just Bob Café (formerly Anna Bannanas)
10:00 AM
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That downhome country/ragtime sound. (second Sunday but please verify)
Sunday
8
Norse Hall Main Ballroom
10:30 AM
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10:30 to 11:30 Introduction to Waltz: Lesson by Uwe Hessinger and Colleen Suzanne
11:30 to 2:30pm: Eclectic Dance music djed by Dennis Myers

A selection of waltzes played on the piano by Gene Freeheart

Come enjoy the best dance floor in Portland, a welcoming atmosphere, a lesson that has become a Sunday morning ritual.
Cost- $15 for dance, brunch and lesson, $12 for brunch and dance
Sunday
8
Norse Hall Lodge Room - 2nd floor
10:30 AM
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Unchoreographed social waltzing mixing together basic elements of scandinavian, vintage, swing and argentine tango dancing, $4 (free for members of Grieg Lodge). For information, contact Don Harvey 503-334-6587 or donald.cory.harvey(at)gmail.com.
Sunday
8
EaT: an Oyster Bar
11:00 AM
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Fine sax with strings attached, free. Info: reggiehouston.com
(Every Sunday)
Sunday
8
Laurelthirst Pub
12:00 PM
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Rotating roots bands, free, all ages. Info: 503-232-1504 or www.laurelthirst.com (Every Sunday)
Sunday
8
Happy Valley School of Music
1:00 PM
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Every Sunday from Sep 8 through Oct 20, led by Tracy Kim, this class makes learning and understanding music theory fun and EASY! $150 for seven classes. More info: artichokemusic.org/classes.

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $30 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.
Sunday
8
John Knox Presbyterian Church
1:00 PM
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All levels welcome, For more info, contact soyopo(at)comcast.net (usually 2nd Sunday).
Sunday
8
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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Every Sunday, 2-4 pm, music and songwriting lessons for Armed Forces veterans; guitars are available, drop-in, free. Info: 503-232-8845 or www.artichokemusic.org/calendar
Sunday
8
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Monthly on Sundays from Sep 8 through Dec 8, led by Doug Stickler, workshops for accordion players of all abilities, $199 for four sessions. More info: artichokemusic.org/classes.

Workshops can be taken separately from the package. Each drop-in workshop is $60 for the 2 hour session. Please contact Tracy if interested in single workshops. Please call Tracy Kim for questions: 503-236-8613.
Sunday
8
Happy Valley Library Community Room,.
2:15 PM
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Info: LeaAnne, at ldenb(at)juno.com
Sunday
8
Happy Valley School of Music
2:30 PM
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Every Sunday from Sep 8 through Sep 22, led by Tim Connell, in this three-week workshop series, we’ll learn how to locate the scale tones 1, 3 and 5 in any key, $150 for three workshops. More info: artichokemusic.org/classes.

The workshops will be limited to 12 students to create an intimate learning environment. Drop-in rate is $60. Please call Tracy Kim for questions: 503-236-8613.
Sunday
8
Winona Grange #271
3:00 PM
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$1 for the hall. (Second Sundays)
Sunday
8
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Ladies only, but anyone is welcome to come listen. Info: https://thehandsomeladies.org/portland
Sunday
8
Renaissance School
3:00 PM
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$10 suggested donation. Dance shoes required.
Sunday
8
White Eagle Saloon (McMenamins)
4:00 PM
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Creating all-age spaces for musicians who are parents. Free, all ages. (Every second Sunday but please verify)
Sunday
8
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Old-time blues. Every Sunday. Free.

Sunday
8
People’s Co-op Community Room
5:00 PM
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Songbooks provided, no exp necessary. Info: website or Jessica Beer at jessicabeer(at)gmail.com.
Sunday
8
Alberta Street Public House
5:00 PM
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Hosted by Matthew Seltzer, describing a desolate, yet love-torn America, free, all ages. (5 pm, doors open at 4:30. Every First Sunday, but please verify)
Sunday
8
Hart House
6:00 PM
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Potluck 6 pm, concert 7 pm, sisters Leah and Chloe Smith have merged multiple global music influences with their own southern roots, suggested donation $35. Seating is limited; for info and advance registration contact: 503-704-7037 or minerva(at)europa.com.
Sunday
8
Silver Star Saloon
6:00 PM
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Sunday West Coast Swing Practica, a comfortable and fun atmosphere to practice your swing, Carole Duttlinger is DJ and available for instruction, $2 donation requested, 21+
Sunday
8
Tommy O's
6:00 PM
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, 6-9 pm, smooth jazz and jazz/fusion. (Every Sunday but please confirm).
Sunday
8
Blue Diamond
6:00 PM
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Every Sunday but please verify.
Sunday
8
Laurelthirst Pub
6:00 PM
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David Reisch (bass) and Turtle VanDemarr (guitar) from the Freak Mountain Rambers bring pals for a rowdy, rootsy Sunday afternoon of song, free, all ages.
Sunday
8
Muddy Rudder Public House
6:00 PM
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Irish music, no cover, 21+. (Every Sunday but please confirm)
Sunday
8
Kells Irish Restaurant and Pub
6:30 PM
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Free. (2nd through last Sundays but please verify)
Sunday
8
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Supportive, playful, safe, and willing to learn, These are our intentions. Any and all are welcome who are willing to aim for these intentions. None are welcome who refuse, $7-10 sliding scale.
Sunday
8
Strum Guitars
7:00 PM
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Driving banjo and high lonesome harmonies,
Sunday
8
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Valdine Ritchie Mishkin & Alfredo Muro perform Guitar/cello duets and solos, classical, Brazilian, Spanish, choro, bossa nova, samba, flamenco, $25, advance tickets from Eventbrite (plus service fee).
Sunday
8
Fulton Park Community Center
8:00 PM
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Every Sunday, led by Donna Cole, we dance circles, couples, and some lines; beginning dances will be taught at 8, followed by new dances at 9, admission $7. Check the online calendar at http://portlandisraelidance.com for cancellations or schedule changes.
Sunday
8
Laurelthirst Pub
9:00 PM
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Hosted by Taylor Kingman, free. (Every Sunday, but please verify)
Monday
9
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Early morning folk music to get your week started, hosted by Jonathan Lay.
Monday
9
Artichoke Music
10:30 AM
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Aaron Canwell of the popular Kindie band, Micah and Me, is teaching a weekly ukulele drop in designed for parents, caregivers, and nannies who would like to learn to play the ukulele with their little ones in tow. This is also available to anyone of any age; just know kids will be tolerated!

The cost is $10 for anyone over 10 years of age (even if they bring their own ukulele). And $10 per ukulele for those under 10 years old that choose to participate.

Extra sessions at noon-1 pm and 2-3 pm.
Monday
9
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No cover: usual tip jar for your donations.
Monday
9
Mississippi Pizza
5:00 PM
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Guitar and ukulele music for toddlers and up with lots of interactive songs.
Monday
9
Papa's Pizza
6:00 PM
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For information: www.ramblingbluegrass.org
Monday
9
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$12-20/class sliding scale. Intermediate and advanced workshops on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Info: www.bubbaguitar.com
Monday
9
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$12/class. Intermediate and advanced workshops on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Info: Kite Giedraitis 503-775-9039 or KiteG@FoolsInParadise.com
Monday
9
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USUALLY at Zoar Lutheran Church, 190 W 3rd St, Canby. beginners welcome. Info: paulamanley(at)canby.com. (2nd & 4th Monday)
Monday
9
Lake Theater & Cafe
7:00 PM
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Doors open at 6 pm, 4 piece Jazz, blues and jug band, $15, VIP table (seats 4) $80.

Future shows:
Oct 14:Patrick Lamb Quintet
Oct 21: Soulmates- Jarrod Lawson, Jay ”Bird” Koder & Jans Ingber, VIP table (seats 4) $100
Oct 28: John Nilsen CD Release Concert, $20, VIP table (seats 4) $100
Monday
9
Scandinavian Heritage Foundation, Nordia House, (new location)
7:00 PM
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Live music; warm-up dancing 7-7:30, lessons 7:30-8:30, open request dancing 8:30-10 pm. $5 each night/$60 yearly membership; for more information, call 503-636-7509
Monday
9
Community Music Center
7:00 PM
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Free monthly meeting with open mic and featured performer most months.

Dec 2: Josh Makosky
Monday
9
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7-8 pm, location varies (we dance at the homes of members), for location, call Rick Russell at 503-452-7544 or Betty at 503-244-1593, free, bring a snack, beginners welcome. Info: www.portlanddancing.com
Monday
9
Warehouse #23
7:00 PM
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Hosted by Bridge City Ballroom Dance, $15 for entire evening, $8 social dance only, no partner required. 7-10 pm (beginners‘ lesson at 7)
Monday
9
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To call them a cello and percussion duo would fall far short of the mark. Free, usually 21+, except when noted.
Monday
9
Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Every Monday from Sep 9 through Oct 28, led by Dan Compton, learn the skills of traditional Irish music, $120 for eight classes. Contact Dan at 503-233-9091 or danfran@glencottagemusic.com about which class is right for you.
Monday
9
Lenora's Ballroom at Waverly Commons
8:00 PM
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Lesson: 8-8:30 pm; dance to a varied program waltz, swing, blues, Latin, and more: 8:30 pm-10:30 pm. $8.
Monday
9
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Every Monday from Sep 9 through Oct 21, led by Adrian Martin, learn rhythm patterns that are used in countless songs and find out why they work, $120 for seven classes. Info: 503-232-8845 or www.artichokemusic.org/calendar
Monday
9
Artichoke Music
8:00 PM
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Every Monday from Sep 9 through Oct 28, led by Dan Compton, learn the skills of traditional Irish music, $120 for eight classes. Contact Dan at 503-233-9091 or danfran@glencottagemusic.com about which class is right for you.
Monday
9
Muddy Rudder Public House
8:00 PM
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No cover, 21+.
Tuesday
10
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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A spicy mix of folk and acoustic music, much of which is connected to the American south, including (but not limited to) acoustic blues, Texas folk, Cajun, string band & Texas swing, hosted by Diane Karl
Tuesday
10
Gresham Senior Center
9:00 AM
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Community ukulele jam. Info: Barbara Adams at adamsbjw(at)eou.edu
Tuesday
10
Mississippi Pizza
5:30 PM
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Kelli Welli is a fun, popular Portland childrens’ performer. Her music is great for toddlers on up, 2nd & 4th Tuesdays.
Tuesday
10
Tapalaya
6:00 PM
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Fine sax with piano attached, free. Info: reggiehouston.com
Tuesday
10
Laurelthirst Pub
6:00 PM
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Jackstraw, 6-8 pm, bluegrass; impeccable musicianship and hard-driving originals, Laurelthirst Public House *, free, all ages.
Tuesday
10
Alberta Street Public House
6:00 PM
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All-female Americana, free, all ages. (doors open at 5:30)
Tuesday
10
VFW Hall
6:30 PM
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DANCE WORKSHOP (Every Tuesday) — Irish Céilí and Set Dance, $5. Info: oregonirishdance(at)gmail.com
Tuesday
10
Catfish Lou's
7:00 PM
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Deeply rooted in traditional blues, and yet fiercely original. No cover.
Tuesday
10
McMenamins Rock Creek Tavern
7:00 PM
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Bluegrass and associated music, bluegrass instruments only; leave your song books and tab at home please. Info: Tim Howell at 503-208-1874 or timhowell74(at)gmail.com
Tuesday
10
St. Therese Catholic School
7:30 PM
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DANCE WORKSHOP (Every Tuesday) — Irish Céilí Dance, Elisa Chandler teaching, $5. Info: ceiliofthevalley(at)gmail.com
Tuesday
10
Artichoke Music
7:30 PM
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Every Tuesday - Sep 10 through Oct 22, led by Tracy Kim, learn many of the greatest hits of the Beatles. This is for the intermediate (should know your basic chords) - to advanced player. $120 for seven classes.
Wednesday
11
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Traditional and contemporary folk music, hosted by John Kellermann.
Wednesday
11
Secret Society
8:00 AM
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Lesson: 7 pm; CD dance: until 10 pm, Sponsored by Cascade Zydeco, $10 general/$8 members (unless otherwise noted below), 21+. Info: www.cascadezydeco.com
Wednesday
11
Mississippi Pizza
11:00 AM
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Matt Lynch provides a family friendly music show for kids of all ages,
Wednesday
11
Milwaukie Center
6:00 PM
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Practice your ukulele and play songs in this casual drop-in atmosphere. $1 per person, $2 (non-resident). Info at 503-794-8092 or ncprd.com/discovery-guide
Wednesday
11
Artichoke Music
6:30 PM
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Every Wednesday from Sep 11 through Oct 16, led by Tim Connell, a weekly class for only six weeks that is focused solely on the same students jamming together on ten specific tunes, all from the gypsyjazz & swing genre (for all instruments--intermediate to advanced level), $150 for six classes.

Wednesday
11
Round Table Pizza
6:30 PM
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Newcomer friendly. Info: Jane at janeromfo5(at)gmail.com
Wednesday
11
Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Every Wednesday from Sep 11 through Oct 23, led by Steve Cheseborough, We‘ll work on great 1920s-30s blues by Memphis Minnie, Ma Rainey, Geechie Wiley, Mattie Delaney, $120 for seven classes.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with basic chords, ability to keep a beat, willingness to fingerpick and sing, interest in the blues.
Wednesday
11
The Vault at Gastro Mania
7:00 PM
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A new band each week, $7 cash at the door (except as noted), Info: 503-715-6157 or www.oregonbluegrass.org
Oct 2: Fiddle Night (Luke Price, James Mason, Ben Blechman,Annie Staninec) - $10 cash at door
Oct 9: True North
Oct 16: Whiskey Deaf
Oct 23: Sam Hill
Oct 30: Leif & Aileen Halvorson with Friends
Wednesday
11
Ford Food and Drink
7:00 PM
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All levels welcome, acoustic only. For more info, contact arlo(at)arlotone.com
Wednesday
11
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Learner-friendly jam session focused on old-time, folk, and acoustic blues, held in members‘ homes, all instruments and ability levels welcome. For more info, contact Steve Bleiler at bleilers@pdx.edu
Wednesday
11
The Chalet
8:00 PM
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Instruction at 7:30, open dancing following at 8:00. Call Rich & Jean Gibson at 233-1322 for more information. Every Wednesday.
Wednesday
11
Catfish Lou's
8:30 PM
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Hosted by Marty Henniger & The Uptown Kings, bring your instrument, bring your voice, just bring yourself to this fun-filled jam. No cover.
Wednesday
11
Brickhouse Bar & Grill
9:00 PM
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Hosted by local singer-songwriter Ric Trinkle.
Thursday
12
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Traditional American music: folk and traditional musics from a variety of sources including early country recordings from the 20s and 30s, hosted by Gordy Euler.

Thursday
12
Milwaukie Center
9:30 AM
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Practice your ukulele and play songs in this casual drop-in atmosphere. $1 per person $2 (non-resident). Info at 503-794-8092 or ncprd.com/discovery-guide
Thursday
12
White Eagle Saloon (McMenamins)
4:00 PM
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Join us outside on the patio for a picker‘s circle where everyone can play as much as they‘d like; bluegrass instrumentation preferred but any instruments are welcome. Free, all ages.
Thursday
12
Fulton Park Community Center
5:30 PM
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A place to develop skill, build confidence, and connect with other dancers at all levels, $5. Info: Rhonda McFaddin at rhondamcfaddin(at)yahoo.com
Thursday
12
EaT: an Oyster Bar
6:00 PM
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Old-time blues and Nawlins food, free. Info: www.stevecheseborough.com
Thursday
12
Artichoke Music
6:00 PM
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Every Thursday from Sep 12 through Oct 24 - 6-6:50 pm, led by Max Tucker, become familiar with the basic rhythms used in popular music and get to try them, $120 for seven sessions. Info: 503-232-8845 or artichokemusic.org/classes
Thursday
12
Artichoke Music
6:30 PM
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Every Thursday from Sep 12 through Oct 24, led by Brian Fergus; In this class, ukulele players will learn practical harmony applied to the instrument, $120 for seven classes.
Thursday
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Thursday
12
West Hills Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
7:00 PM
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While the Choristers take a summer break, some members and friends join together to sing. You‘re welcome to join them!
Thursday
12
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Drop-in class, beginners always welcome, at 12 and over $5, Info: 503-819-2689 or www.irishpdx.com/classes-and-ceilis
Thursday
12
Edgefield Winery
7:00 PM
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NW blues legend, known for her guitar, free, all ages.
Thursday
12
Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Acoustic Village, every 2nd and 4th Friday, 7 pm (doors open at 6:30), hosted by Jon Lee, features a different theme each time, $5 donation at the door, beer, wine, sparkling water, tea, and light snacks available at the bar.
Sep 12: How I Spent My Summer Vacation
Thursday
12
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SW Portland (call 503-233-9091 for directions), George Penk or Dan Compton instructing, $8 students/$10 PCDC members/$15 non-members
Thursday
12
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Portland‘s premier weekly, live-music, swing dance.
Beginner swing dance lesson at 7:30 by Hughey & Cassie, live music and social dancing from 8 to 11. Venue bar is open for the entire event.
No partner necessary, and you are welcome to join us and watch if you‘re not ready to step out quite yet! DJ music for band breaks by Hughey.
Sep 5: Reggie Houston
Sep 12: Stumptown Swing
Sep 19: The Cherry Blossom Hot 5
Sep 26: The Hot Lovin‘ Jazz Babies
Thursday
12
Fulton Park Community Center
7:30 PM
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All styles of waltz plus an electic mix of other dance music, DJ Dennis Myers, host Coleen Suzanne, $7, all ages, all levels, everyone welcome.
Thursday
12
Amy Starke's house
7:30 PM
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Bring your instrument and music stand (a grand piano is available, if anyone wants to play), not strictly a traditional session, but we typically play numbers from the Portland Collection, Vols 1, 2 and 3. Bring a snack to share. Please RSVP to Amy at 503-516-9063
Thursday
12
Brickhouse Bar & Grill
9:00 PM
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Hosted by local singer-songwriter Ric Trinkle.
Friday
13
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Featuring the best in traditional and contemporary folk and roots music, with a focus on new releases and vintage favorites, hosted by Dan Shramek (every 2nd and 4th Friday, alternates with Lark in the Morning).
Friday
13
Mississippi Pizza
5:00 PM
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Zazzy Zoe & Mr Ben present a fun and upbeat show for children and adults every Friday.
Friday
13
Yacolt Community Church
6:00 PM
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Doors open at 6 pm, family friendly, all ages and skill levels welcome: come play, listen, or just hang out. Pizza is free as always. Free, donations gladly accepted. For more info, contact Nick Peck at nick.peck(at)gmx.com
Friday
13
Room 30, Multnomah Arts Center
6:30 PM
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Brief storytelling workshop and story sharing, bring a dish to share and a serving utensil, free. Info: Eric Foxman at 503-659-2715 or www.portlandstorytellers.org
Friday
13
Clackamas Community College
7:00 PM
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Two young NW guitarists, part of Siempre La Guitarra concert series, $25 general, $10 students, advance tickets from Eventbrite (plus service fee), no refunds.
Friday
13
Guthrie Park Community Center
7:00 PM
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All levels welcome. Free, all ages.
Friday
13
Friendly House Community Center
7:00 PM
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Great songs of the ‘60s and ‘70s, led by Ted Kaye. Free. Info: kandsons@aol.com
Friday
13
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8 pm, (doors open at 7; lesson 7:15), Live music, no partner or experience required, $10 non-members, $8 members, $5 students, $30 family, all ages welcome. Info: 503-383-9297 or
Friday
13
Burlingame Water Tower
7:15 PM
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Modern English country dance for all; newcomers encouraged to come at 7:15 and introduce yourself to the caller for assistance, dance shoes only on the maple floorboards, please, $10 non-members, $8 members, $7 students & seniors.
May 3: music by Lisa Scott, Leslie Hirsch, Eril Weberg, Ron Dan, caller TBD
May 10: Community Band Night
May 17: music by Richard Scher, Laura Kuhlman & friend, caller TBD
May 24: music by Lanny Martin & friends, caller TBD
May 31: music by Damsel, caller TBD
Friday
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Artichoke Music
7:30 PM
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Every Friday, 7:30 pm (doors open at 7), singer-songwriter performances: four acts performing 30-minute sets, suggested donation $5-10.

Sep 13:
Peggy Schwartz - Little o‘this, little o‘that
Larry Lotz and Tim Dawdy - Country Americana original music duo
Carl Solomon - New Americana songs and stories
Crocodile Kramer - Northwest country blues/Cascadiana
Friday
13
Hazel Dell Grange
7:30 PM
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7:30 pm lesson, 8-10:30 pm dance $7, $5 students and under 12.

Nov 8: music by The Euphemists, caller Deb Comly
Dec 13: music by Dan, Fran & Heather, caller Rich Goss
(9th anniversary concert)
Friday
13
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Original Portland rhythm & blues.
Friday
13
White Eagle Saloon
9:30 PM
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9 pm (doors open at 8), not your average tribute band, but something fresh and original, $12, 21+.
Saturday
14
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Great Food and American roots music, free.
Saturday
14
McMenamins Edgefield
11:00 AM
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All day event, free, all ages, live music starts at 11 am, food and drink specials. Artists include -

Loading Dock:
11 am-12:30 pm - Cul An Ti
12:30 pm - Irish Dancers
1-3 pm - Spud and the Snake Skinners
3-5 pm - Na Rósaí
5:30-7:30 pm - Ruthie‘s Moan
8-10 pm - Castletown

Little Red Shed:
1-3 pm - Cul An Ti
3:30-5 pm - The Stomptowners
5:30-8 pm - Whistlin‘ Rufus

Winery:
7-9 pm - The New Shilling

Roaming:
4 pm - River City Pipe Band
Saturday
14
Artichoke Music
11:00 AM
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Every Saturday from Sep 14 to Oct 26, led by Martha Stone, we will be focusing on the skills you need to play with other musicians in a jam setting, $120 for seven classes.
Saturday
14
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All day event, free, all ages, live music starts at noon, food and drink specials. Artists include:
noon-3 pm - Castletown
3 pm - Irish Dancers
3:30-5:30 pm - Sky in the Road
6-9 pm - Hills and Hallows
Saturday
14
St. Luke's Episcopal Church
1:00 PM
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‘60’s-‘70’s folk and more, bring snacks and finger food to share at 1 pm, 1:30 pm sing. For information, call Ted at 360-883-3030
Saturday
14
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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Two Saturdays, Sep 14 and Sep 21, led by Gary Furlow, as an artist, you will eventually want to make a recording. So, where do you start? Can you do it yourself? At home? This workshop will be held in Artichoke‘s performance space.

The first week we’ll help you with setup and get you ready to record yourself to get the best result possible. The week between sessions is for you to complete your recordings. The second week at the workshop we’ll work on completing the mixing of your recording and explore options on how to add and enhance your recording, $50 for two workshops, beginners welcome.
Saturday
14
Artichoke Music
3:30 PM
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2nd Saturday, 3:30-5 pm, led by Jane Keefer, bring your fiddle, banjo, guitar, or any other traditional acoustic instrument. All comers are welcome. Info: 503-232-8845 or www.artichokemusic.org/calendar
Saturday
14
White Eagle Saloon (McMenamins)
4:00 PM
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Lyrical, raw, and unfiltered. Free, all ages.
Saturday
14
Moon and Sixpence Pub
4:00 PM
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Join Pete and a revolving cast of delinquents for a casual song session, free
Saturday
14
Mississippi Pizza
5:00 PM
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Energetic songs and stories for the whole family.
Saturday
14
Noho's Hawaiian Cafe
5:00 PM
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Island sounds, reggae, soft rock, and contemporary hits, free.
Saturday
14
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*****Portland FolkMusic Society Event*****

Aug 10: 6 pm potluck, 7-10:30 pm sing
Heather Blackbird
2410 N Lonbard St. (corner of Boston)
Portland OR 97217
hlgblackbird(at)gmail.com
503-860-4776
Saturday
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Wayfinding Academy
6:30 PM
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DANCE (2nd) — Gender Free Techno Contra, 6:30-10 pm, supportive, playful, safe, and willing to learn, These are our intentions. Any and all are welcome who are willing to aim for these intentions. None are welcome who refuse, $6-15 sliding scale. Info: http://portlandcountrydance.org/calendar
Saturday
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McMinnville Grange
6:30 PM
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Come for a fun evening of English Country Dancing with friends far and near! No partner or previous experience required. The first half hour will be easier dances, $5 per person, ages 13 to adult.
Saturday
14
VanCity Ballroom, Riverside Performing Arts Building
7:00 PM
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Different teachers and styles every night, sponsored by $8 cover, no partner required. 7:30-10 pm (beginners‘ lesson at 7)
Saturday
14
Winona Grange #271
7:30 PM
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Irish entertainment. Advance tickets $22/$18 children and students 16 and under (plus service fee)/$30 door at www.brownpapertickets.com (or call 800-838-3006)(doors open at 6:45)
Saturday
14
Oak Grove Community Club
7:30 PM
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7:30-9:30 pm (potluck at 6:30) The Rosetown Ramblers is a square dance club for lesbians and gays. We are open to all square dancers regardless of age, race, gender, religion, ethnic background, or sexual orientation. Rosetown Ramblers does not require you to dance your biological role.
Info: www.rosetownramblers.com
Caller: Kris Jensen
Saturday
14
Wee Ceili Room
8:00 PM
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8-11 pm (social potluck and drink at 7), fresh new trio from the heart of Connemara, house concert in the Wee Ceili Room in Tualatin, $25, sponsored by S and A Irish Entertainment.
Saturday
14
The Spare Room
9:15 PM
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No cover
Sunday
15
Happy Valley School of Music
10:00 AM
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Every other Sunday from Sep 15 through Oct 27, led by Tracy Kim, learn the most common chord voicings of Brazilian guitarists, $120 for four workshops, More info: artichokemusic.org/classes

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $35 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.
Sunday
15
Norse Hall Main Ballroom
10:30 AM
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10:30 to 11:30 Introduction to Waltz: Lesson by Uwe Hessinger and Colleen Suzanne
11:30 to 2:30pm: Eclectic Dance music djed by Dennis Myers

A selection of waltzes played on the piano by Gene Freeheart

Come enjoy the best dance floor in Portland, a welcoming atmosphere, a lesson that has become a Sunday morning ritual.
Cost- $15 for dance, brunch and lesson, $12 for brunch and dance
Sunday
15
Norse Hall Lodge Room - 2nd floor
10:30 AM
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Unchoreographed social waltzing mixing together basic elements of scandinavian, vintage, swing and argentine tango dancing, $4 (free for members of Grieg Lodge). For information, contact Don Harvey 503-334-6587 or donald.cory.harvey(at)gmail.com.
Sunday
15
EaT: an Oyster Bar
11:00 AM
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Fine sax with strings attached, free. Info: reggiehouston.com
(Every Sunday)
Sunday
15
Happy Valley School of Music
11:30 AM
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Every other Sunday from Sep 15 through Oct 27, led by Tracy Kim. Love the Beatles? This workshop and jam session will teach you many of the Beatles most requested and classic songs. Info: artichokemusic.org/classes. All instruments are welcome for this workshop.

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $35 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.
Sunday
15
Laurelthirst Pub
12:00 PM
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Rotating roots bands, free, all ages. Info: 503-232-1504 or www.laurelthirst.com (Every Sunday)
Sunday
15
Happy Valley School of Music
1:00 PM
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Every Sunday from Sep 8 through Oct 20, led by Tracy Kim, this class makes learning and understanding music theory fun and EASY! $150 for seven classes. More info: artichokemusic.org/classes.

Please Note: If you miss the start date of the term, you can do a $30 drop-in rate per session. Please contact Tracy at 503-236-8613.
Sunday
15
1:00 PM
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Cajun musicians gather at different homes, everyone is welcome and sometimes there is room to dance. Potluck! To get on the mailing list, send to Tia Regan at regantia(at)gmail.com
Sunday
15
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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Led by Mark Bosnian, a monthly community sing-along gathering. $10. Info: 232-8845 or artichokemusic.org/classes
Sunday
15
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Songbooks provided, no exp necessary. Info: website or Jessica Beer at jessicabeer(at)gmail.com
Sunday
15
Woodland Park Apartments
2:00 PM
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Hosted by Cyndi Turtledove, 3rd Sundays. Bring a small snack to share; sponsored by non-profit LESTA (Learn Spanish and English Through the Arts). Please RSVP for parking instructions to 503-617-6986, or cyndi@lesta.net
Sunday
15
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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led by Mark Bosnian, a monthly community sing-along gathering, $10. Info: www.artichokemusic.org/calendar
Sunday
15
Happy Valley School of Music
2:30 PM
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Every Sunday from Sep 8 through Sep 22, led by Tim Connell, in this three-week workshop series, we’ll learn how to locate the scale tones 1, 3 and 5 in any key, $150 for three workshops. More info: artichokemusic.org/classes.

The workshops will be limited to 12 students to create an intimate learning environment. Drop-in rate is $60. Please call Tracy Kim for questions: 503-236-8613.
Sunday
15
Beaverton Community Center
3:00 PM
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Come prepared to share a 5-to-7-minute story. RSVP and confirm the date with terry.jordan(at)comcast.net. (Every third Sunday)
Sunday
15
White Eagle Saloon
4:00 PM
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Roots and bluegrass, free, all ages.
Sunday
15
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Old-time blues. Every Sunday. Free.

Sunday
15
Alberta Street Public House
5:00 PM
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Hosted by Matthew Seltzer, describing a desolate, yet love-torn America, free, all ages. (5 pm, doors open at 4:30. Every First Sunday, but please verify)
Sunday
15
Woodland Assembly of God
5:30 PM
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Enjoy gospel music with potluck and fellowship to follow. Please RSVP to Pastor Richard Monks at 360-225-6332 or Gary Everett at 360-606-8992.
Sunday
15
Muddy Rudder Public House
6:00 PM
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Irish music, no cover, 21+. (Every Sunday but please confirm)
Sunday
15
Silver Star Saloon
6:00 PM
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Sunday West Coast Swing Practica, a comfortable and fun atmosphere to practice your swing, Carole Duttlinger is DJ and available for instruction, $2 donation requested, 21+
Sunday
15
Tommy O's
6:00 PM
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, 6-9 pm, smooth jazz and jazz/fusion. (Every Sunday but please confirm).
Sunday
15
Blue Diamond
6:00 PM
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Every Sunday but please verify.
Sunday
15
Laurelthirst Pub
6:00 PM
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David Reisch (bass) and Turtle VanDemarr (guitar) from the Freak Mountain Rambers bring pals for a rowdy, rootsy Sunday afternoon of song, free, all ages.
Sunday
15
Laurelthirst Pub
6:00 PM
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Off-beat, edgy, weird, wonderful
Sunday
15
Kells Irish Restaurant and Pub
6:30 PM
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Free. (2nd through last Sundays but please verify)
Sunday
15
Village Ballroom
7:00 PM
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4th Sunday until December, then back to the 3rd Sunday, $7-15 sliding scale at the door, kids are free. No dancing experience necessary. Info: www.bubbaguitar.com.

Jan 19 event related to Old Time Music Gathering, but not an official event.
Jan 19: Music by Cully Cutups and Steam Machine, caller Rina Rossi.
Sunday
15
White Eagle Saloon
7:00 PM
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Jenny Sizzler is not a person, but a 6-piece comedy-rock juggernaut, free, 21+.
Sunday
15
Fulton Park Community Center
8:00 PM
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Every Sunday, led by Donna Cole, we dance circles, couples, and some lines; beginning dances will be taught at 8, followed by new dances at 9, admission $7. Check the online calendar at http://portlandisraelidance.com for cancellations or schedule changes.
Sunday
15
Laurelthirst Pub
9:00 PM
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Hosted by Taylor Kingman, free. (Every Sunday, but please verify)
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