World-class performers and Western Seminary neighbors David Ewart and Leslie Garman perform in a benefit for Ukrainian students Sunday, September 11, 2 pm at Western Seminary, 5511 SE Hawthorne Blvd. The concert will present classical music by Eastern European composers and Ukrainian songs.
Portland native and violinist Ewart has performed on many record dates and live events with artists such as Phil Collins, Madonna and Celine Dion and has recorded over 500 motion picture scores. He has also performed as concertmaster with the Portland Chamber Orchestra, Tucson Symphony and Florida Symphony. Ewart is joined by piano accompanist Garman.
Tickets include concert and refreshments and are $20 in advance (available by calling Bonnie Elkholm at 503.817.1897) or $25 at the door. All of the money raised will be added to a scholarship fund for Ukrainian students.