Fabulous February Fantasia

Fantasias and boogies and fandangos rub elbows with laments and dirges and audience participation chants. Winter gives way to Spring. Light and hope begin to stream back into the world. All is fabulous.

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Spontaneous Combustion New Music Festival

There's a hot new music festival in town!  Follow the links below to see one way our friends the Delgani String Quartet and The City of Tomorrow wind quintet are keeping warm in the coming weeks, not to mention a few members, former members, and who knows, maybe even...
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The Madrona Viola Duo GroupMuse

Cascadia Composers/GroupMuse co-present the Madrona Viola Duo in West Linn on Sun. Jan. 14. The friendly and adventurous program includes new works by CC members Elizabeth Blachly-Dyson, Liz Nedela, Linda Woody, and Nicholas Yandell.

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Cascadia Composers is one of the state´s most valuable artistic entities.

Brett Campbell

Oregon ArtsWatch

If you’re accustomed to thinking of contemporary music programs as wildly heterogeneous mixes of the accessible, the abstruse and the alarming, you’d likely have found Wednesday’s opening concert of the National Association of Composers/USA conference surprisingly cohesive and consonant

James McQuillen


Who We Are

We engage our community through the creation, performance, and promotion of contemporary musical art, while providing resources and opportunities to Cascadia composers.

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The Cascadia Composers are a welcome addition to the Portland new music scene with a healthy blend of compositional styles and individual takes on musical forms

Aaron Berenbach

Northwest Reverb

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Potential performances of the chamber music
of Cascadia members may occur in Washington,
Oregon, Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York,
Baton Rouge, Tennessee and Virginia.


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