The Old Church Concert Hall

1422 S.W. 11th Ave., Portland, OR 97201

This former church turned sanctuary of sound is a historic landmark and a cornerstone of Portland’s West End creative and cultural district. Built in 1882, The Old Church's stunning architecture, state-of-the-art sound and lighting and intimate 300-seat space provide the perfect setting to experience a concert. Renowned for inspired musical performances in an iconic setting, The Old Church Concert Hall features alternative, world, indie, classical and jazz. Their all-ages venue offers free classical concerts Wednesdays at noon, wheelchair access, air conditioning in the summer, craft beer and regional wines.




Mon.-Fri.: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., plus scheduled events.



Downtown, SW Portland, Portland

Upcoming Events

Eleanor Roosevelt: Across a Barrier of Fear

A one-woman show staring Jane VanBoskirk as Eleanor Roosevelt, one of America’s most iconic women of the 20th century. Dramatic character actress VanBoskirk...

5/30 7pm
Ken Vandermark & Nate Wooley

Chicago saxophonist/composer Ken Vandermark and New York trumpet player Nate Wooley had been operating in each other’s orbits for several years, having...

6/11 7:30pm
Reid Anderson, Tim Berne, Dave King, Chris Speed: Broken Shadows

The Music of Ornette Coleman, Julius Hemphill and Dewey Redman. Broken Shadows is a quartet of kindred spirits communing over shared loves and common...

6/15 7:30pm
Marius Neset

Still only 29 years of age, Neset is successfully hitting the international stage and being talked about as a big tenor in a lineage that extends from the...

6/16 7:30pm
Thumbscrew featuring Thomas Fujiwara, Mary Halvorson & Michael Formanek

Presented by PDX Jazz. Guitarist/composer Mary Halvorson has been called “NYC’s least-predictable improviser” (Howard Mandel, City Arts), “the most...

6/20 7:30pm

Recent Events

Delgani String Quartet: Viennese Masters

"Hard as it is to believe, Oregon’s finest chamber music ensemble resides not in Portland, but in Eugene. In their four seasons together, Delgani String...

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Lauren Kinhan: A Sleepin' Bee - In Tribute to Nancy Wilson

The first thing you notice is her voice, and then her savvy choices. Lauren Kinhan possesses a rare and beautiful instrument, tough and tender, clear and...

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Ken Peplowski & Diego Figueiredo

It all started in 1962. Antonio Carlos Jobim wrote the songs, “The Girl from Ipanema,” “Corcovado,” and “Wave.” The music hit North America and it was an...

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Pants Party

Pants Party 4/29 3pm

The women of Northwest Art Song take on some of the great song cycles for men by Schumann & Schubert . . . because they're grown up ladies and they do what...

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Cosmic Throat Singer Matthew Kocel: Songs From The Youniverse

"Words seem so deficient for explaining the depth of experience we all felt . . . I was being moved by sound, my whole body was light and vibrating." -...

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