Events

March 24, 2018. Now Hear This Festival – New Music Edmonton. Solo Recital. Holy Trinity Anglican Church. 2 pm.

October 21, 2017. Extradition Series. Performing Pauline Oliveros, “Two for T” and Dana Reason, “Folded Subjects: Olive Rose” (2017). Leaven. (Portland, OR) 7:30

July 23, 2017. Extradition Series. Performing Alluvium for oboe d’amore and electronics by Taylor Brook, and the Premiere of a new composition for oboe and fixed media by Branic Howard. Leaven. (Portland, OR) 7:30

June 16 &17, 2017. CelebLOUbration. Cascadia Composers. Lincoln Recital Hall (Room 75) Portland State University.

April 22, 2017.Open Space. Solo Recital. Canadian Premieres of Alluvium (2016) for oboe d’amore and electronics by Taylor Brook and Chanson de fleurs: Eleanor of Aquitaine (2017) for oboe and soundscape by Dana Reason. Other works to include: Still, Dorothy Chang; Rafales, Jerome Blais; Social Sounds from Whales at Night, Doolittle, and a tiny dance, C. Lee. 8 p.m. (Victoria, B.C)

April 11, 2017. Faculty Recital. Premiere of Chanson de fleurs: Eleanor of Aquitaine (2017) for oboe and soundscape by Dana Reason. Other works to include: Still, Dorothy Chang; Rafales, Jerome Blais; Social Sounds from Whales at Night, Emily Doolittle, Alluvium, Taylor Brook, and a tiny dance , Catherine Lee.  Hudson Hall, Willamette University 7:30 (Salem, OR)

March 12, 2017. Cascadia Composers. Concert of Remembrance.  Premiere composition for oboe and fixed media by Daniel Brugh. Oregon Historical Society. 2 pm

February 20, 2017. Cantores in Ecclesias. Mass for Mixed Chorus and Double Wind Quintet, Stravinsky. St. Mary’s Cathedral (Portland, OR) 8 pm   

February 10 & 11. Performance Works Northwest.  Cabaret Boris & Natasha. US. Premiere of Alluvium by Taylor Brook.

February 3 & 4, 2017. Seattle Improvised Music Festival. Performing with Heather Bentley, Lisa Cay Miller & Bonnie Whiting, Douglas R. Ewart, Robin Holcomb & Jeff Johnson. Good Shepherd Center Chapel (Seattle, WA)

January 21, 2017. Extradition Series. Leaven. Performing works of Eva-Maria Houben and Dana Reason. (Portland, OR)

January 21, 2017. Presentation of Body Mapping for Flutists. George Fox University Flute Fair. (Newberg, OR)

December 4, 2016. MMMessiaen Melange de Musique concert 3 of 3: “Earwitness”.  Premiere Sonnet Quartet for oboe, violin, viola and cello, James Harley with Marz String Trio.  Community Music Center. 7 pm. Info: www.marchmusicmoderne.org

November 18, 2016. ReSOUNDings. Oregon State University. Corvallis, OR.

November 12 & 13, 2016. Willamette Master Chorus. Willamette University. Salem, OR.

November 9, 2016. Performing with Paul D. Miller’s (aka DJ Spooky) “Heart of a Forest”  Miller Hall at the World Forestry Center. 7pm.

August 17, 2016. Lee + Hannfin Duo. Ryoanji, Cage and Improvisations. Vibrant Studio. Portland, OR.

August 5, 2016. Verdi, Il Trovatore. SummerFest Opera.Washington Square Park. 6 pm.

July 22, 24, 27, 29, 31, August 4, 6, 2016. Portland Opera. Rossini, L’Italiana in Algeri. Newmark Theatre. Portland, OR.

June 24 & 25, 2016. Quiet Music Festival. Lee + Hannafin Duo.  Portland, OR.

June 4. ISP 2016 with Vinny Golia, John C. Savage and others. Disjecta. Portland, OR. 10:30 pm.

May 14, 2016. ReSOUNDings (Dana Reason, piano; John C. Savage, flute & Catherine Lee, oboe) Program to include: Nonaah, Mitchell; Weather Riots, Vriezen; A Total Reactionary, J. Savage among others. Between the Cracks Series, Art Museum. Corvallis, OR. 3 pm.

May 1, 2016. St. James Vespers. Bach Cantata. Portland, OR.

April 23rd, 2016. Extradition Series. Program to include: Still, D. Chang; Rafales, J. Blais; Around and Round, Reason; and Edges, Wolff (with Dana Reason, piano and Matt Carlson, electronics) Lutheran Redeemer. Portland, OR.

March 1, 2016. Western Oregon University Faculty/Guest Artist Series with ReSOUNDings (Dana Reason, piano; John C. Savage, flute & Catherine Lee, oboe) Program to include: Nonaah, Mitchell; Weather Riots, Vriezen; A Total Reactionary, J. Savage among others.

February 21, 22 & 23, 2016. Oregon Symphony. Overture to Parsifal, Wagner. Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland, OR.

January 27, 2016. Lee + Hannafin Duo with John C. Savage. Program to include: Cage, Ryoanji and Improvisations. Leaven. Portland, OR.

Past dates 2011

September 23rd, 2011.  Crazy Jane: New Works by Women Composers of Cascadia. Portland State University, Lincoln Hall.

September 24th, 2011. Orchestral Concert, Columbia Symphony. Symphonic Safari.

October 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 2011. Oregon Ballet Theatre.  Petroushka, Stravinsky. Keller Auditorium. Portland, OR.

October 23, 2011. Creative Music Guild.  Performing as member of Tatsuya Nakatani’s Gong Orchestra. Revival Drum Shop. Portland, OR

November 19, 20, 2011. Oregon Mozart Players. Cantata BWV. 82. Ich Habe Genug, Bach. First Christian Church. Eugene, OR.

December 4, 2011.  Christmas Oratorio, BWV  Bach. Central Lutheran Church. Portland, OR.

December 10 & 11, 2011. Eugene Concert Choir. A Classic Christmas. Silva Concert Hall, Hult Centre, Eugene, OR.

December 18, 2011. Oregon Symphony Orchestra.  Kids concert. Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Portland, OR.

2012

January 7, 2012. Oregon Mozart Players. Kelly Kuo Conducts. Soreng Theatre. Eugene, OR.

January 22, 2012.  Eugene Symphony Orchestra. Silva Concert Hall, Hult Centre. Eugene, OR.

January 28, 2012. Tardis Ensemble.  Music of the British Isles. Works by: Britten, Musgrave and Tann. 7: 30 Portland, OR.

January 29, 2012. TARDIS Ensemble. Music of the British Isles. Eugene, OR.

February 11, 2012.  Oregon Mozart Players. Micheal Nowak Conducts. Soreng Theatre. Eugene, OR.

February 17, 2012.  New Music Concert. Willamette University. Salem, OR.

February 25, 2012.  Eugene Symphony Orchestra. Silva Concert Hall, Hult Centre. Eugene, OR.

February 26, 2012. St. James Vespers. Cantata BWV. 131. Bach.

St. James Lutheran Church. Portland, OR. 5 pm.

March 15, 2012.  Salem Chamber Orchestra Quintet

School Concerts. Salem, OR.

March 16, 2012.  TARDIS Ensemble Performing Impromptu by Musgrave at Women’s Collaboration Concert/Fundraiser.  St Michael and All Angels Church. 7 pm.

April 5, 2012. Premiere of Songs of Love and Life composed by Lisa Marsh.

Lisa Marsh, piano and Christine Meadows, soprano. at Sherman Clay Piano Shop. 7 pm, 131 NW 13th Ave, Portland, OR.

April 9, 2012. Performing on Faculty Recital of Dr. Sophia Tegart, flute. George Fox University Loeillet: Trio Sonata.

April 10, 2012.  Performing on Doctoral recital of Aaron Cain, baritone. Cantata BWV 82 Ich habe Genug, JS Bach. University of Oregon. Beale Hall, University of Oregon. 8 pm.

April 13 & 14, 2012. Portland Cello Project. Doug Fir Lounge. Portland, OR

April 27, 2012. Portland Cello Project. The Triple Door. Seattle, WA.

April 29, 2012. St. James Vespers. Cantata BWV 146. Bach.

St James Lutheran Church. Portland, OR. 5 pm.

May 2, 2012. Composer’s concert. Willamette University.

May 20 & 21, 2012. Oregon Symphony Orchestra.  The Rite of Spring, Stravinsky. Portland, OR.

June 2, 2012. Tardis Ensemble.  Lutheran Redeemer Church. Portland, OR. Social Sounds of Whales at Night (for oboe d’amore and tape), Emily Doolittle.

June 3, 2012. Tardis Ensemble Eugene, OR. Social Sounds of Whales at Night for oboe d’amore and tape, Emily Doolittle.

June 8 & 9, 2012. Improvisation Summit of Portland. The Bamboo Grove. 134 SE Taylor St. Portland, OR. “I. Norton”, Gino Robair;  The Raven Big Band Buddha Mind Ensemble; also performing sound & movement improvisation with dancer Tracy Broyles.

June 23 & 24, 2012. Risk/Reward Festival. Performing with Tracy Broyles. Portland, OR.

July 5 & July 9, 2012. Recording sessions for Solo CD.

July 22 -28, 2012.  Oregon Coast Music Festival.  Coos Bay, Oregon.

July 29, 2012. Tardis Ensemble Private Event, Eugene, OR.

August 4, 2012. SummerFest Opera in the Park. Die Fledermaus, Strauss. Washington Square Park 6 pm.

August 9,  2012. Recording session for Solo CD.

August 11, 2012.  SummerFest Opera in the Park. Die Fledermaus, Strauss. Concordia University. 6 pm.

August 27 – September 4, 2012. ICASP Summer Institute. Improvisation and Pedagogy.  University of Guelph.

September 5, 2012. Presentation – Reflections on “Art and Life”. Guelph Jazz Festival Colloquium.  University of Guelph. September 8, 2012. Guelph Jazz Festival.

11:30 am The Guelph Jazz Festival Workshop. Market Square

10:30 pm Sound Alliances (ICASP). Ballroom Class.

September 13, 2012.  Score – movement through time and space. with Tracy Broyles. Momentum Studio. 8 pm.

September 22, 2012. Oregon Opera Theatre.  Principal Oboe. Big Night Gala Concert. Keller Auditorium. 7:30.

September 23, 2012.  Salem Chamber Orchestra. Brandenburg Concerto No. 1, Bach. Willamette University, 3 pm.

October 3, 2012. PNCA event Cage 100. A Portland Circus on Cage’s Silence. Swigert Commons. 7pm  – 10 pm.

October 28, 2012. Tardis Ensemble in conjunction with Lesley Dill exhibit “Poetic Visions” Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon. 2 pm. Program to include Phantasy Quartet, Britten and Social Sounds from Whales at Night, Doolittle.

December 2, 2012.  Sinfonia Concertante Orchestra.  Christmas Oratorio, Bach. Central Lutheran Church, 7 pm.

December 16, 2012.  St. James Vespers Christmas Oratorio. BWV. 248, Part II, Bach. St. James Lutheran Church, 5 pm.

February 1, 2013. Tardis Ensemble. Music a la Carte Series. Oregon State University. Corvallis, OR. 12 – 1 pm.

February 7, 2013.  Performance of Diameter II for oboe and percussion by Jack Gabel with Florian Conzetti.  Arts Walk in the Pearl.  Gerding Theatre at the Armory. 6 pm.

February 12, 2013.  Eugene Symphony. Youth II: The Planets.  (Bass oboe) Hult Cener, Eugene, OR, 10:15 & 12:30.

February 14, 2013.  Eugene Symphony.  The Planets, Holst.  (Bass oboe) Hult Center, Eugene, OR. 8 pm.

February 20, 2013.  Outset Series solo show. Revival Drum Shop. Portland, OR. 8 pm.

February 24, 2013. Cornish Music Series Presents Music of Emily Doolittle. Social sounds from whales at night for oboe d’amore and tape. Kerry Hall, Cornish College of the Arts. Seattle, WA. 7 pm.

March 17, 2012.  Cascadia Composers Society. Mad as a March Hare. Songs of Life and Love by Lisa Marsh with Christine Meadows.  Colonial Heights Presbyterian Church 2828 SE Stephens St. Portland, OR 97214.

March 22 & 23, 2013.  College Music Society Pacific Northwest Chapter Regional Conference.  Social sounds from whales at night for oboe d’amore and tape by Emily Doolittle.  Composers concert. Bellevue College, WA.

April 6, 2013.   Tardis Ensemble.  Greater Portland Flute Society Flute Fair. Aloha High school, Beaverton.

April 18, 2013. The Red Room Improvised Music Series.  Corvallis, OR, 7 pm.

April 21, 2013. St. James Vespers. Cantata 31. Bach.  St. James Lutheran Church, Portland, OR. 5 pm.

April 29 – May 5, 2013.  Perspectives on recording Rafales (2007) by Jérôme Blais. Presentation.  Proceedings of Performance in the Studio (on-line conference). Convened by the (UK) AHRC-funded Research Network on Performance in the Studio (PitS).

May 3, 2013. Score – movement through time and space, with Stephanie Lanckton . Momentum Studio. 7 pm.

May 5, 2013.  Classical Revolution Chamber Jam. Performance of Social sounds from whales at night by Emily Doolittle. The Waypost (PDX) 7 pm.

May 15, 2013. Outset Series with Matt Hannafin and Tere Mathern.  Revival Drum Shop. Portland, OR. 8 pm.

May 18 & 19, 2013. Reeds by Emily Doolittle. Portland Audubon Society.  1 pm.

May 27, 2013. A Different Nature on KBOO community radio, with John C. Savage and Reed Wallsmith.  8 – 10 pm.

May 29, 2013.  Tardis Ensemble. The Old Church noon hour series. Portland, OR.

May 31 & June 1, 2013.  Improvisation Summit of Portland.  Sandbox Studios. Portland, OR.

June 2013. Appointed Instructor of oboe, Willamette University. Salem, Oregon.

June 22, 2013.  Classical Revolution Showcase.  Performance of Social sounds from whales at night by Emily Doolittle.   Star Theatre, Portland.

June 28, 2013.  social sounds cd release.

November 17, 2013. Salem Chamber Orchestra. Principal oboe. Poetry: from Arnold Schoenberg’s Society for Private Musical Performances. 3 pm. Hudson Hall, Willamette University.

December 20, 2013. Oregon Symphony. Comfort and Joy. Smith Auditorium, Willamette University. Salem, OR.

December 21, 2013. Oregon Symphony with Natalie Cole.  Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Portland, OR.

December 22, 2013. Oregon Symphony. Comfort and Joy.  Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Portland, OR.

2014

January 26, 2014.  Improvisation with Han Bennick and Mary Oliver.  Presented by the Creative Music Guild.  Redeemer Lutheran Church. Portland. OR. 7 pm.

February 5, 2014. Outset Series with Matt Hannafin. Revival Drum Shop. Portland, OR.

February 9, 2014. Tardis Ensemble at the University of Oregon Art Museum. rescheduled to March 21, 2014.

February 20, 2014.  Eugene Symphony Orchestra. Rite of Spring, Stravinsky.  Hult Center for the Performing Arts, Eugene, OR.

February 24, 2014.  Recording Session with Lisa Marsh Songs of Life and Love.

March 9, 2014.  March Music Moderne. Tardis Ensemble. 2 pm. St. Michael’s Church, Concordia University Campus. Portland, OR.

March 21, 2014. Tardis Ensemble at the University of Oregon Art Museum (rescheduled).  Sorrow Songs, Brooke Joyce.

April 6, 2014. Salem Chamber Orchestra. Principal oboe.  Brandenburg Concerto No. 6: Farewell. 3 pm. Hudson Hall, Willamette University.

April 6, 2014.  Six. Solo Improvisation. Performing with Matt Hannafin. 6 pm. PNCA, Portland, OR.  Free.

April 18, 2014.  St John’s Passion, J.S. Bach. St. James Lutheran Church. Portland, OR. 7 pm.

April 26 & 27, 2014. B minor Mass, Bach. Oregon Festival Chorus. Salem, OR.

May 9, 2014.  Salem Chamber Orchestra Outreach Concerts.

May 16, 2014. Tardis Ensemble. Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. 12 pm.

May 23, 2014. Salem Chamber Orchestra Outreach Concerts.

May 30, 2014.  Lisa Marsh Cd release.

June 6 & 7, 2014. Improvisation Summit of Portland. Sandbox Studios.

June 15, 2014.  St. James Vespers.  BWV 194, J.S. Bach. St. James Lutheran Church. Portland, OR. 3 pm.

July 19, 2014. Recording Session Blue Box Ensemble.

August 8, 2014. SummerFest Opera. Washington Square Park. Portland, OR. 6 pm.

August 16, 2014. Recording Session with Matt Hannafin.

September 13, 2014. Salem Chamber Orchestra Late Night Concert. Program includes: A Soldiers Tale, Stravinsky; Dead Elvis, Daugherty and Folk Songs, Berio.

September 14, 2014. Salem Chamber Orchestra Masterworks Series 1. Principal oboe. Program to include Overture to Don Giovanni, Mozart and Symphony No. 2, Beethoven. Hudson Hall, Willamette University. 3 pm.

August 27, 2014.   Faculty Convocation. Willamette University, Salem OR. Social sounds from whales at night, Emily Doolittle.

October 4 & 5, 2014. Ecomusicologies 2014 Conference. Presenting lecture recital “Dialogues with/in Social Sounds from Whales at Night by Emily Doolittle”.

October 11, 2014. Private Event.

October 25, 2014. Blue Box Ensemble (formerly Tardis Ensemble) at the University of Oregon Art Museum. Program to include Concert No. 8, Couperin.

November 16, 2014. Salem Chamber Orchestra Masterworks Series 2. Principal oboe. A Midsummer Night’s Dream Op. 61, Mendelssohn.  Hudson Hall, Willamette University. 3 pm.

2015

February 21 & 22, 2015.  Salem Chamber Orchestra.  Masterworks Series 3. Requiem, Brahms. Hudson Hall, Willamette University. Salem, OR.

March 1, 2015. Distinctly Bronze West 2015. Presented by Handbell Musicians of America. Requiem, Payn. Hilton Portland.

March 10, 2015.  Blue Box Ensemble. Faculty/Guest Artist Series Willamette University. Works by Nobles, Britten, J.C. Bach and Vivier. Hudson Hall, 8 pm.

March 18, 2015. Lee/Hannafin Duo. Outset Series presented by the Creative Music Guild. Turn, Turn, Turn. Portland, OR. 8pm.

March 29, 2015. Bach Cantata Vespers. St John Passion, Bach. St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Vancouver, WA.

April 3, 2015. Bach Cantata Vespers. St. John Passion, Bach. St. James Lutheran Church, Portland, OR.

April 12, 2015. Salem Chamber Orchestra. Masterworks Series 4. Variaciones Concertantes, Ginastera.

April 13 – 19, 2015. 2015 International Congress: Women in Music Connect the World. (online conference) Impromptu No. 1, Musgrave

April 14, 2015. Blue Box Ensemble. Faculty/Guest Artist Series Western Oregon University. Smith Recital Hall, 8 pm.

May 3, 2015. Willamette Master Chorus. Hudson Hall.

May 10, 2015. Bach Cantata Vespers. St. James Lutheran Church.

June 5 – 7, 2015. Improvisation Summit of Portland. Disjecta, Portland, OR.

June 18 – 20, 2015. Andover Educators Conference. Presenting session on Body Mapping for oboists.  Performing Duo with Matt Hannafin. Portland State University.

August 8, 2015. Opera in the Park. Washington Square Park. Portland, OR. 6 pm.

September 10, 2015. Benefit for Golden Retreiver. Holocene. Portland, OR.

September 24, 2015. Blue Box Ensemble. Institute for Continued Learning Willamette University. Salem, OR. Quintet Op. 11 No. 6, Bach and Oboe Quartet KV. 314, Mozart.

October 18, 2015. Blue Box Ensemble. Musica Camerata Series. Salem, OR. 3 pm.

October 20 & 21, 2015. Golden Retreiver. The Old Church. Portland, OR.

December 12 & 13.  Willamette Master Chorus.  Vivaldi, Gloria. Hudson Hall, Willamette University. Salem, OR.