Saturday, March 19, 2016


Gary W. Ferrington  Oregon ArtsWatch Correspondent - Eugene.


03-08-2013 Tomorrow's Music Today - review of the University of Oregon's Music Today Festival, March, 2013. <>

07-11-2013 Composing the Future - Emerging composers attend the 2013 Oregon Bach Festival's Composers Symposium <>

10-03-2013 Islands in the Stream: UO Live Streaming Brings New Music to Oregon. <>


03-01-2014 March Music Moderne: A River Unites Us - Eugene and Portland ensembles bridge Oregon's two major cities.


04-28-2014 Oregon Composers Forum: Eugene's Incubator for New Music <>

05-10-2014 Singer Esteli Gomez: Inprovising a career in contemporary classical music <>

05-17-2014 Pacific Rim Gamelan: Cross-cultural composition <>

06-19-2014 Preview: Bringing Anima Mundi's opera "Canticle of the Black Madona" to life.<>

07-14-2014 Oregon Bach Festival Composers Symposium: Composing a Career <>

07-29-2014 Oregon Jazz Ensemble in Europe: Jamming and Learning Abroad. <>

08-21-2014 Composer Ethan Gans-Morse: Music as Social Voice. <>

09-15-2014 Film Preview: I Live For Art - Oregon-made film chronicles creativity's ups and downs. <>

10-18-2014 Orchestra Next and Eugene Ballet: Creating the Total Dance Experience. <>

10-29-2014 Third Angle New Music preview: The Sound of the Pacific Northwest. <>

11-04-2014 Cascadia Composers Review: Northwesterners look to the East.<>


01-14-2015 Music Today Festival Preview: New sounds by Oregon's next generation. <>

04-06-2015 Eugene Ballet’s Tommy: Turning rock opera into dance.<

04-27-2015 Oregon Composers Forum preview: New voices from Eugene. <>

08-02-2015 Crowd-sourced Choreography: Ever wanted to be a choreographer? #instaballet lets the audience determine the dance.. <>

08-25-2015 Northwest Arts Exchange: Collaboration and Community Building. <>

09-4-2015 Delgani String Quartet celebrates Oregon Art. <>

09-26-2015 NW Screendance Exposition: Moving Images. <>

10-19-2015 Fall Season: Live From Beall Hall.  <>

10-22-2015 Oregon Media Project: Channeling Oregon’s beauty into music. <>

10-29-2015 Preview: Eugene Opera’s ‘The Turn of the Screw. <>

11-05-2015 Oregon Composers Forum: Seeding new Oregon music. <>

11-09-2015 New Music From Old Traditions: Two world premieres by David Crumb and Terry McQuilkin. <>


01-11-2016 EstelĂ­ Gomez & Roomful of Teeth in Oregon. <>

01-19-2016 Cascadia Composers preview: Engaging ears, eyes, minds. <>

02-04-2016 Eugene Ballet preview: Interactive Dialogue of Vibrating Frequencies. <>

03-18-2016 Delgani String Quartet preview: Musical & cultural mix. <>

03-28-2016 Eugene Ballet preview: Dancing Gatsby - Company and OrchestraNext premiere original works set to the music of Marsalis and Grieg. <>

03-28-2016 Eugene Concert Choir, Oregon Contemporary Theatre previews: Alzheimer's onstage. <>

04-03-2016 Tony Glausi: Finding musical identity. <>

04-05-2016 Radio Redux preview: Radio days revived - Eugene theatre company performs classic radio and film stories live. <>

05-03-2016 Eugene Symphony preview: Northwest dawn - Eugene composer Robert Kyr’s new Piano Concerto was inspired by Oregon landscapes. <>

05-08-2016 Eugene Ballet Hosts BodyVox: Congenial collaboration. <>

05-16-2016 Plato, Socrates and Jazz: Concert and forum connect jazz, children, and philosophy. <>

05-18-2016 Delgani Quartet preview: Celebrating American sounds and scenes. <>

05-24-2016 “The Thaw” preview: A transitional journey. World premiere of Oregon composer's new work culminates a collaborative creative process. <>

06-17-2016 Makrokosmos 2 preview: Musicians in the Midst - Piano - propelled contemporary music festival returns to Portland and Eugene. <>

06-20-2016 Mentoring a community of 21st Century Composers. <>

08-22-2016 OBF Composers Symposium: Collaboration, co-creativity, community. <>

09-07-2016 Music@Home: Desktops and devices are the new venues. <>

09-13-2016 Arts Sampler: Eugene by train for a car free, arts-stuffed weekend. <>

10-31-2016 Northwest Screen Dance Exposition: Celebrating choreographed cinema. <>

11-14-2016 "Ode to the Future" Nurturing Young Oregon Composers. <>

12-05-2016 Obsidian Animals Preview: Jazz Journey. <>

12-13-2016 “Water is Life” preview: A River Lullaby. <>


01-25-2017 Eugene Ballet preview: Cracking the glass slipper.<>

01-20-2017 Riverside Chamber Symphony preview: River lullaby and seasonal abstracts. <>

02-07-2017 Delgani String Quartet: Commissioning tomorrow's classics.  <>

04-12-2017 Music Today Festival preview: Incubating and showcasing new music.<>

04-18-2017 Music of the Forest preview: Old growth new Music. <>

05-08-2017 "The Banshee" preview: A new opera by Daniel Daly. <>

05-29-2017 "Music Today Festival" review: listening, collaborating, exploring. <>

07-21-2017 A China-Oregon connection: UO's Jeffrey Stolet bridges the Pacific . <>

09-05-2017 Making 'Two Yosemites' Oregon composer/naturalist Justin Ralls combines advocacy for wilderness and passion for music in new environmental chamber opera. <>

10-09-2017 Northwest Screendance Exposition preview: moving shadows on the wall. <>

10-17-2017 Third Angle preview: spring planting, fall harvest. <>

10-23-2017 Delgani Quartet preview: Cascadian perspectives. <>


02-25-2018 Setting Brecht: Daniel Daly's new 'Mother Courage' music. <>

04-08-2018 Eugene Ballet preview: dance of the mountain king. <>

04-14-2018 Delgani String Quartet preview: Crimes of Passion. <>

04-18-2018 Rogue Valley Symphony Preview: Season of Renewal. <>

05-29-2018 Emblems Wind Quintet preview: fresh breezes. <>

07-25-2018 Beta Percussion Institute: crossroads of performance and composition. <>

07-31-2018 Oregon Bach Festival Composers Symposium: Big Tent. <>

09-03-2018 Tango of the White Gardenia: dance lessons. <>

10-01-2018 Freshening the Streams. <>

11-12-2018 Devilish Doings


01-29-2019 "Gr*mmy Show" spoofing the stars.

02-08-2019 TaiHei Ensemble: Garden Reflections

03-08-2019 Bridging Town and Gown Through Dance

04-01-2019 Suzanne Haag plays with fire

11-15-2019 Finding Hope Through Music


02-22-2020 A Tree Grows in Eugene

11-20-2020 Channeling Oregon Sounds and Sights

12-01-2020 Sound Art for A Walk In The Park

12-07-2020 Bringing Light To Winter Darkness

12-24-2020 Beat the pandemic: Travel for the homebound


04-15-2021 A year of hope and resilience

04-21-2021 The soul of humanity and the fate of the planet are intertwined

09-22-2021 Realizing the Impossible Dream: Midtown Arts Center