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Behind the Scenes: A Cathedral Christmas Program Notes + Guest Artist Bios


LexPhil makes its return to the stunning Cathedral of Christ the King to present an array of sacred repertoire in A Cathedral Christmas: Songs of the Manger. Lexington Chamber Chorale and Ecco join to present works by Holst, Respighi, Reger and Howard Blake, the music of modern masters intertwine with timeless...Read More

Sacred Works Resound at A Cathedral Christmas: Songs of the Manger


LEXINGTON, KY – The Lexington Philharmonic returns to the magnificent Cathedral of Christ the King to present an evening of sacred music dedicated to the Christmas season and the nativity at A Cathedral Christmas: Songs of the Manger on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 8:00 PM.

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LexPhil presents Fairy-Tale Opera at Annual Candy Cane! featuring Humperdinck’s Hänsel & Gretel with talent from Kentucky Opera Studio Artists


LEXINGTON, KY – The Lexington Philharmonic kicks off the holiday season with its annual Candy Cane Concert on Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 3:00 PM at the Singletary Center for the Arts. LexPhil...Read More

Behind the Scenes: CB Squared! Program Notes + Guest Artists


LexPhil does a double take in CB Squared!, featuring the talent of composer, Chris Brubeck and Canadian Brass! Rossini’s Barber of Seville Overture opens, followed by Stravinsky’s playfully sublime Pulcinella Suite and the beauty of Vaughan Williams’ The Wasps Overture.

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Virtuosos Canadian Brass and Composer Chris Brubeck Team Up for CB Squared!


LEXINGTON, KY— The Lexington Philharmonic presents world-renowned “Kings of Brass” Canadian Brass and Saykaly Garbulinska Composer-in-Residence Chris Brubeck for the world premiere of Brubeck’s No Borders: Concerto for Canadian Brass and Orchestra at CB Squared!, Saturday, November 11th at 7:30 pm at the Singletary Center for...Read More

Program Notes - No Borders: Concerto for Canadian Brass and Orchestra


NO BORDERS: Concerto for Canadian Brass & Orchestra
by Saykaly Garbulinksa Composer-in-Residence Chris Brubeck

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RESCHEDULED: PB&J Series: Music Builds Thrills! Saturday, November 4th


LEXINGTON, KY – Given the rainy forecast, Saturday, October 28th's Peanut Butter & Jelly Concert Music Builds Thrills!  has been rescheduled for SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4th at 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM at Ashland, the Henry Clay Estate. Music Builds Thrills! at 2:00...Read More

Saturday, October 28: LexPhil’s PB&J Concert Series Gets Spooky at Music Builds Thrills!


LEXINGTON, KY – The second concerts of the Lexington Philharmonic’s 2017-2018 Peanut Butter & Jelly Concert Series will take place next Saturday, October 28th at Ashland...Read More

Behind the Scenes: Simplicity Program Notes + Guest Artist


LexPhil welcomes award-winning mezzo-soprano, Sofia Selowsky to Lexington for Simplicity! Beethoven’s iconic Symphony No.4 in B-flat sets the stage for Dominick Argento’s exquisite Casa Guidi for voice and orchestra. Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony closes an elegant evening immersed in simply...Read More

Two Iconic Symphonies and a Modern American Master at LexPhil’s Simplicity


LEXINGTON, KY— The Lexington Philharmonic presents the second concert of the 2017-18 Season, Simplicity on Friday, October 13th at 7:30 pm at the Singletary Center for the Arts. The evening opens...Read More