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September, 2019

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
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Songbooks provided, no exp necessary. Info: website or Jessica Beer at jessicabeer(at)gmail.com
Sunday
15
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
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
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 for the next three months, then back to the 3rd Sunday, $7-15 sliding scale at the door, kids are free. No dancing experience necessary. Info: www.bubbaguitar.com
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)
Monday
16
JAM - Contra & Ethnic
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Contact Syd Newell at sydnewell(at)mac.com for meeting times and location. (1st & 3rd Mondays)
Monday
16
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Early morning folk music to get your week started, hosted by Sam Bouman.
Monday
16
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
16
Mississippi Pizza
5:00 PM
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Guitar and ukulele music for toddlers and up with lots of interactive songs.
Monday
16
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$12-20/class sliding scale. Intermediate and advanced workshops on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Info: www.bubbaguitar.com
Monday
16
Papa's Pizza
6:00 PM
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For information: www.ramblingbluegrass.org
Monday
16
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1st & 3rd Monday, contact Syd Newell at sydnewell(at)mac.com for meeting times and location.
Monday
16
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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
16
The Spiral Gallery
6:30 PM
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beginners welcome Info: Sally Smith, 824-2520 or sally(at)colton.com. See also www.pickersporch.com
Monday
16
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
16
Lake Theater & Cafe
7:00 PM
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7 pm (doors open at 6), virtuoso of acoustic blues guitar, Lake Theater & Cafe, 106 N State Street, Lake Oswego. $20 general/$100 for VIP table (seats 4). Info: www.laketheatercafe.com.
Sep 16: Terry Robb Quartet with Gary Hobbs (drums), Dave Captein (bass), and Adam Scramstad (guitar)
Monday
16
Jade Lounge
7:00 PM
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Doverlaff at the Jade, no cover.
Monday
16
UU Congregation at Willamette Falls
7:00 PM
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(big pink church right across from the library), parking in the lot behind the church. Contact Emily Brault at skypilotemily(at)msn.com to get on the mailing list
(1st & 3rd)
Monday
16
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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
16
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
16
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1st & 3rd Monday, this is a lovely, welcoming session for all, especially people new to dance, in a wonderful historic building, $6 per person, $10 per couple (first-timers are free).
Monday
16
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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
16
Private House Concert
7:30 PM
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7:30 pm (potluck 6:30 pm), traditional swinging jazz and blues from New Orleans, featuring Albanie Falletta (vocals, guitar), Cindy McDermott (mandolin), Ronnie Ontiveros (bass), and Ben Bonham (guitar, steel), suggested donation $20-25, or as you can. Please RSVP for directions & to reserve as space is limited. Info: Abbie Weisenbloom at abbiew(at)froggie.com.

For music, visit https://www.albaniemusic.com.
Monday
16
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
16
Muddy Rudder Public House
8:00 PM
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No cover, 21+.
Tuesday
17
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
17
Gresham Senior Center
9:00 AM
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Community ukulele jam. Info: Barbara Adams at adamsbjw(at)eou.edu
Tuesday
17
Norse Hall
5:30 PM
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DANCE (1st & 3rd Tuesdays) — Leikarringen, traditional Norwegian dancing for children in 2nd or 3rd grade and above, no charge. Info: David Champion, 971-284-4175 or norseherodotus(at)hotmail.com
Tuesday
17
Mississippi Pizza
5:30 PM
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Jessa plays fun songs for kids.
Tuesday
17
Tapalaya
6:00 PM
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Fine sax with piano attached, free. Info: reggiehouston.com
Tuesday
17
Alberta Street Public House
6:00 PM
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Folk, country, $5. (doors open at 5:30)
Tuesday
17
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
17
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
17
NOTE NEW LOCATION: Swaha Studios
6:30 PM
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Anne Weiss leads a class and choir rolled into one, $20 per class or $110 for seven classes, $55 for students under 18. Learn more at anneweiss.com or register at www.artichokemusic.com.
Tuesday
17
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storytelling competition, this month‘s theme is neighborhoods, $15, 21+.
Tuesday
17
Catfish Lou's
7:00 PM
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Deeply rooted in traditional blues, and yet fiercely original. No cover.
Tuesday
17
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
17
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
Wednesday
18
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Traditional and contemporary folk music, hosted by Ed Mellnik
Wednesday
18
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
18
Mississippi Pizza
11:00 AM
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Matt Lynch provides a family friendly music show for kids of all ages,
Wednesday
18
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Members free, non-members $10. More info: www.portlandsongwriters.org/calendar.htm
Wednesday
18
Milwaukie Center
1:00 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
18
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
18
Round Table Pizza
6:30 PM
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Newcomer friendly. Info: Jane at janeromfo5(at)gmail.com
Wednesday
18
Jo Bar
7:00 PM
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Acoustic guitar master. Info: www.terryrobb.com
Wednesday
18
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
18
Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Every 3rd Wednesday, suggested donation $5 at the door. an informal and fun chance to play some blues with others. All acoustic instruments welcome – and beginners too! Feel free to bring a song to lead and teach us.
Wednesday
18
Chehalem Cultural Center (CCC)
7:00 PM
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7:30 pm (lesson at 7), $8 general/$7 CCC members and seniors/$5 students/under 12 free. Info: 503-487-6883
Wednesday
18
Muddy Rudder Public House
8:00 PM
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American songster, no cover. Info: www.laurensheehanmusic.com
Wednesday
18
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
18
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
18
Brickhouse Bar & Grill
9:00 PM
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Hosted by local singer-songwriter Ric Trinkle.
Thursday
19
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 Paul Roland.

Thursday
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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
19
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
19
Mississippi Pizza
5:30 PM
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Every Thursday, and joined by Mo Phillips every second Thursday
Thursday
19
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
19
EaT: an Oyster Bar
6:00 PM
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Old-time blues and Nawlins food, free. Info: www.stevecheseborough.com
Thursday
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Thursday
19
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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
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Artichoke Music
7:00 PM
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Every 1st and 3rd Thursday, 7 pm (doors open at 6:30), share an original or cover song with a community of song lovers; hosted by a rotating cast of Artichoke MCs, $5 donation at the door, beer, wine, sparkling water, tea, and light snacks available at the bar.
Thursday
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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
19
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
19
Muddy Rudder Public House
8:00 PM
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Old-time bluegrass, no cover, 21+.
Thursday
19
Insomnia Coffee
9:00 PM
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Strictly a traditional session, but we typically play numbers from the Portland Collection, Vols 1, 2 and 3. Please RSVP to Ivan at oceanwillpart(at)gmail.com
Thursday
19
Brickhouse Bar & Grill
9:00 PM
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Hosted by local singer-songwriter Ric Trinkle.
Friday
20
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
5:30 AM
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Folk music to get your day started, hosted by Kurt Liebezeit (1st and 3rd Fridays, alternating with Cascadia Coffeehouse).
Friday
20
White Eagle Saloon (McMenamins)
4:00 PM
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Bluesy folk & roll with jazz attitude, free, all ages.
Friday
20
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
20
Mark's On The Channel
5:00 PM
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Acoustic blues and Americana, no cover, all ages. Note the early 5 to 8 pm music time. Info: www.jamesclem.com.
Friday
20
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Third Friday of every month, led by Ted Kaye. Bring your voices, instruments, friends, and enthusiasm. Also, if you have a song to share, new or old, please bring at least 25 copies, free. Info: kandsons(at)aol.com
Friday
20
Guthrie Park Community Center
7:00 PM
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All levels welcome. Free, all ages.
Friday
20
Trinity Lutheran Church
7:00 PM
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New series, caller and live music at every dance, no partner required. $8 non-members, $7 PCDC members and seniors, $5 students, under 12 free. Lesson at 7 pm, dance 7:30-10:00. Info: Ivan Camacho at stringride(at)aol.com.
Friday
20
Nordia House
7:00 PM
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Danish folk trio, $25 general/$20 Nordic Northwest (NNW) members; for more information, call 503-977-0275 or visit www.nordicnorthwest.org
Friday
20
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
20
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 20:
Jason Newsom - Original fingerstyle funk jazz
Jenn Rogar - Jazzy folk
Alpine Grace
Rupert Wates - Acoustic melodic art/folk
Saturday
21
KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
6:00 AM
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Every Saturday, 6 to 9 am, hosted by: Molly Campbell, Wayne Johnson, Gary Baysinger, Mary Rondthaler, music in the country style, including western & western swing, cowboy & country blues, country folk, bluegrass, rockabilly, hillbilly, Americana, and honky tonk.

1st Saturday -Molly - Vintage tunes spun from vinyl LP‘s.

2nd Saturday: Wayne and Kathy - Variety of country, western, western swing, country folk, country blues, bluegrass, rockabilly and Americana.

3rd Saturday: Gary Baysinger - Countrypolitan blues - A mix of Eastern Philosophy and Western Swing. The yin, the yang and the do-si-do.
Saturday
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KBOO Radio - 90.7 FM
9:00 AM
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Every Saturday, 9 am to noon, the best of traditional and contemporary bluegrass and old time music, and information about local shows and festivals!

First Saturday: Rachel and Justin

Second Saturday: Dave Elliott

3rd Saturday: Gareth Jenkins

4th Saturday: Ian Joel

5th Saturday: Phil Hodgen
Saturday
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Waverly UCC
10:00 AM
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10 am-1 pm for beginning class and jam, 1-4 pm for the intermediate; all instruments, no registration required, drop-ins welcome; knowledge of basic chords and ability to execute the chord changes is required. class $15, jam only $5 donation.
Saturday
21
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Great Food and American roots music, free.
Saturday
21
Artichoke Music
11:00 AM
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Led by Megan Cronin (for beginners or people who need a refresher), six monthly workshops (May 25, Jun 15, Jul 20, Aug 17, Sep 21 and Oct 19) that will cover specific elements that are key to playing the violin, $30 for each workshop.
Saturday
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Share and learn the joyful dance tunes of Quebec in a friendly atmosphere, all acoustic instruments welcome, free, bring a snack to share. Sessions are held in members‘ homes. For details and to join the Email list, contact Therese at tcvogel(at)comcast.net
Saturday
21
Artichoke Music
2:00 PM
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(May 25 through Oct 19) led by Megan Cronin (for beginner/intermediate fiddle and violin players), learn traditional music in a supportive group setting, Artichoke Music, $30 for each workshop.
May 25: Snowden‘s Jig, Sally Gardens
Jun 15: Carolan‘s Dream, June Apple
Jul 20: Bill Sullivan‘s Polka, Britches Full of Stitches, Tennessee Waltz
Aug 17: Red River Valley, Wayfaring Stranger, Star of the County Down
Sep 21: Wild Mountain Thyme, The Kesh Jig
Oct 19: Road to Lisdoonvarna, The Lovers‘ Waltz
Saturday
21
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
21
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Celtic, Folk, and Traditional. Solo and group playing, all levels, focus on learning new songs. Info: 360-210-7295 or steve@snclocks.com
Saturday
21
White Eagle Saloon (McMenamins)
4:00 PM
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A kind of swamp rock that encompasses blues, Americana and country. Free, all ages.
(1st & 3rd Saturdays but please verify)
Saturday
21
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
21
Oddfellows Hall
4:30 PM
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4:30 pm for piping and drumming competitions, 6:30 pm, food service, 7:30 pm performances of pipe bands and soloists. $10 non-members, $5 members, kids 12 and under free.
Saturday
21
Mississippi Pizza
5:00 PM
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Energetic songs and stories for the whole family.
Saturday
21
Noho's Hawaiian Cafe
5:00 PM
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Island sounds, reggae, soft rock, and contemporary hits, free.
Saturday
21
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
21
First Congregational Church, Gatton Hall
7:30 PM
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8-11 pm (beginners‘ lesson 7:30 pm). First Congregational Church, Gatton Hall, 4515 SW West Hills Rd., Corvallis (unless otherwise noted), $7-10 sliding scale; minus $1 for walker/bike rider/student. Contact Jennifer Carlin at 541-231-0008. Info: corvallisfolklore.org

Sep 21: music by Euphemists, caller Michael Karcher
Oct 5: music by The Nettles, caller Laurel Thomas
Saturday
21
The Chalet
8:00 PM
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(teaching 8-9 followed by recreational dancing), sponsored by menbers of Aratas Hungarian Folk Ensemble. $2 donation requested to help defray costs. Call Steve and Susan at 503-297-4279 for more information.
Sunday
22
Just Bob Café (formerly Anna Bannanas)
10:00 AM
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Labor/woman songs/Malvina Reynolds ditties. (Every 4th Sunday but please verify)
Sunday
22
Happy Valley School of Music
10:00 AM
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Every other Sunday from Sep 8 through Oct 20, led by Tracy Kim, learn to improvise over any chord or chord progression at any time, $120 for four workshops, Artichoke Music, 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
22
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
22
EaT: an Oyster Bar
11:00 AM
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Fine sax with strings attached, free. Info: reggiehouston.com
(Every Sunday)
Sunday
22
Happy Valley School of Music
11:30 AM
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Every other Sunday from Sep 8 through Oct 20, led by Tracy Kim, learn and jam in a relaxed setting, $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
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4th Sunday Jam is discontinued. Flipside Coffee Shop is closed permanently. Jam host Marian Drake is looking for a new venue to start up again in September. Contact Marian by phone (not text) at 503-236-1736
Sunday
22
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
22
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Led by Richard Saslow, Visiting Instructor, this workshop will discuss ragtime fingerpicking and focus on the tune “Ragtime Ramble”, which is the first composition in the book “The New Art of Ragtime Guitar”, $30.
Sunday
22
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
22
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
22
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
22
Kennedy School Community Room
3:00 PM
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Community Room (SE corner of the building), All are welcome. Topics and teachers vary from month to month and are intended to deepen our relationship to the tradition of Sacred Harp singing. See www.portlandsacredharp.org for more info.
Sunday
22
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Contact jamiberry(at)yahoo.com (Every 4th Sunday)
Sunday
22
Kennedy School Community Room
4:00 PM
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Community Room (SE Corner of the building), songbooks provided, no experience necessary. Info: www.portlandsacredharp.org or Jessica Beer at jessicabeer(at)gmail.com
Sunday
22
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Old-time blues. Every Sunday. Free.

Sunday
22
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
22
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
22
Tommy O's
6:00 PM
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, 6-9 pm, smooth jazz and jazz/fusion. (Every Sunday but please confirm).
Sunday
22
Muddy Rudder Public House
6:00 PM
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Irish music, no cover, 21+. (Every Sunday but please confirm)
Sunday
22
Blue Diamond
6:00 PM
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Every Sunday but please verify.
Sunday
22
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
22
Kells Irish Restaurant and Pub
6:30 PM
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Free. (2nd through last Sundays but please verify)
Sunday
22
Tom Harke is kindly lending us his home.
6:30 PM
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New regular Portland Balkan Jam (and maybe, some Romanian and Hungarian music), 2nd and 4th Sundays (starting September 22, 2019).
No commitments. Bring music and/or chords to share. All instruments are welcome. Tell your friends. All suggestions are welcome.
Sunday
22
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With dancers Lillie Last, Christina Lorentz, and Nela McGuire and cantaora Randa BenAziz, $20 advance/$25 at the door. Advance tickets from www.brownpapertickets.com (plus service fee).

Sunday
22
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
22
Laurelthirst Pub
8:00 PM
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Super supportive showcase for everyone, sign-up at 8 pm, music at 9, Hosted by Haley Hendrickx, free.
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