University of Portland
Contact: John Furey, Joe Kuffner

University of Portland Orchestra to perform concert on Tuesday, April 22

University of Portland’s Orchestra will perform in concert on Tuesday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m., in Buckley Center Auditorium on the University campus at 5000 N. Willamette Blvd. The concert is free and open to the public.

The Orchestra will perform two of the most famous musical depictions of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. The two masterworks range from the drama and lush romanticism of Tchaikovsky to the restless, jazz-tinged energy of Bernstein.

For more information, contact the performing and fine arts department at 503-943-7228 or, or go to

The University of Portland is an independently governed Catholic university guided by the Congregation of Holy Cross. U.S. News & World Report ranks the institution as one of the top ten regional universities in the West. It is the only school in Oregon to offer a College of Arts & Sciences, a graduate school, and nationally accredited programs in the schools of business, education, engineering, and nursing.

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