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Lexington Philharmonic Proudly Announces the 2018/19 Season - A Decade to Celebrate


LEXINGTON, KY –The Lexington Philharmonic proudly announces the 2018/19 Season, A Decade to Celebrate. The 2018/19 Season is one of celebrations, beautifully curated by Music Director & Conductor, Scott Terrell to inspire and uplift, and delight. The 2018/19...Read More

Behind the Scenes: American Snapshots Program Notes + Artist Bio


LexPhil kicks off the evening with John Harbison’s glitzy Foxtrot for Orchestra and an exuberant performance of Korngold’s Violin Concerto, featuring soloist William Hagen. Closing the concert, the magic of Copland’s Appalachian Spring Suite will delight audiences before a visually spectacular finish in Dave &...Read More

LexPhil’s PB&J Concert Series Takes Flight at Music Builds Exploration!


Concerts at Aviation Museum of Kentucky in Lexington, KY
and at the Hummel Planetarium at EKU in Richmond, KY

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Shostakovich’s ‘Leningrad’ Symphony Puts LexPhil’s Full Might on Display


LEXINGTON, KY –The Lexington Philharmonic will capture the intensity and emotion of one of history's most influential, relevant works, Dmitri Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 7, ‘Leningrad,’ Friday, February 9th at ...Read More

Behind the Scenes: Revolution Program Notes


LexPhil opens the second half of the 2017/18 Season with Shostakovich’s ground-breaking Symphony No. 7 in Revolution! Dedicated to the city of Leningrad, his 'Leningrad Symphony' has remained a symbol of resistance against totalitarianism and militarism in both the Soviet Union and the West....Read More

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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