Mission Statement

The CGOA provides high quality instrumental and choral music for the cultural enrichment, education, engagement and enjoyment of audiences and participants.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Sam Baker in Concert

Named by Rolling Stone magazine as one of the top 10 country albums of 2013, Sam Baker's SAY GRACE is an extraordinary synthesis of words and music. Wry, tender, thoughtful, and unflinchingly honest are just some of the adjectives that describe not only Sam's recent album, but all of his songs.

The Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association is proud to present Sam Baker in Concert, Sunday August 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the Columbia Center for the Arts. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Seating is limited so get your tickets now!

Link for online tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/809535

Tickets will also be available at Waucoma Books in Hood River starting August 5.

For more information about Sam, check out sambakermusic.com

Sunday, May 11, 2014

A Musical Travelogue

Come Join the Voci Community Choir and Interludes Vocal Ensemble for two concerts featuring choral music from around the world, including the world premiere of "Ai Dievini" by PSU Choral director Ethan Sperry.
Sunday, May 11 at 2 p.m, and Monday, May 12 at 7 p.m. HRVHS Bowe Theatre.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Sinfonietta presents: Magical Musical Journeys

Travel from the Hebrides to the mythical land of Skyrim as the Sinfonietta presents "Magical Musical Journeys through Real and Imagined Lands," May 2 at 7 p.m. and May 4 at 2 p.m., both at the Wy'east Middle School performing arts center.  Concert also features the beloved Mendelssohn violin concerto (performed by Kristian Apland) and music from Play: A Videogame Symphony.

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Lecture Series

CGOA presents a series of informal lecture/discussions about music history and appreciation. Get to know great music and composers. Series is free with CGOA membership! Here's a link to the schedule and topics, or suggest your own!

Friday, January 17, 2014

Enjoy a Romantic Concert with the Orchestra

This special concert is a perfect way to celebrate St. Valentine's Day with luxurious Romantic music, including Oskar Boehme's Concerto for Trumpet, and Jean Sibelius' Symphony #2.

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Join the Columbia Gorge Sinfonietta for its first concerts of the year, in a family-friendly program of exciting classics! Featured will be Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf, Mussorgsky's exciting and evocative Pictures at an Exhibition, and Rimsky Korsakov's brilliant Procession of the Nobles.

Concerts are Friday, October 18 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, October 20 at 3:30 p.m. at Wy'east Middle School.