Portland Gala Speakers Announced!

RSVP A Night on the Aegean

RSVP today for A Night on the Aegean!

Purchase tickets online or call 503.236.8202

RSVPs welcome as long as space is available or until Sept. 19th

Portland Gala Guest Speakers:


Fr. John Bakas

Dean of the Cathedral of St. Sophia in Los Angeles, CA
Founder of Camp AGAPE ‘Kids ‘n Cancer’ program

President of the Valley Children’s Hospital Foundation in Fresno, CA

Professor of Greek Orthodox Theology at Loyola Marymount University

Appears on Cappella Romana’s recording, Tikey Zes: The Divine Liturgy


The Honorable Charles & Nancy Hales, Gala Chairs

Mayor Charlie Hales
Mayor of Portland

Former Portland City Council member

Nancy Hales
First Lady of Portland

Director of First Stop Portland

Alexander Lingas

Dr. Alexander Lingas

Founder & Artistic Director, Cappella Romana

Reader in Music at City University, London

Fellow of Oxford’s European Humanities Research Centre

Fulbright and Onassis grant recipient

Winner of the St. Romanos the Melodist medallion of the National Forum for Greek Orthodox Church Musicians

A Night on the Aegean: 25th Anniversary Gala

Following Orthodox Music: Ancient & Modern the opening performance of Cappella Romana’s 2016-17 Season

Friday, September 23, 2016
St. James Cathedral
804 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104

Saturday, September 24, 2016
Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
147 NW 19th Avenue
Portland, OR 97209