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LexPhil’s 2014-2015 Season Closes in Spectacular Fashion at Symphonie Fantastique!


LEXINGTON, KY – The 2014-2015 season closes with a celebration of great Romantic works at Symphonie Fantastique, Friday, May 15, 2015 at the Singletary Center for the Arts. LexPhil leads the program with American composer Michael Gandolfi’s “Jumping Bridge” from the colorful full work of The Garden of Cosmic...Read More

Behind the Scenes of Symphonie Fantastique: Program Notes & Artist Bios


The season closes with a celebration of great Romantic works! LexPhil presents contemporary American composer Michael Gandolfi’s “Jumping Bridge”  from The Garden of Cosmic Speculation followed by Sibelius’ triumphant Violin Concerto in D Minor, op. 47 featuring violinist...Read More

Behind the Scenes: Ainadamar - Fountain of Tears


Osvaldo Golijov's Spanish-language opera, Ainadamar - Fountain of Tears comes to life at the Lexington Opera House on Friday, April 17 and Saturday, April 18 in a first-time collaboration with Kentucky Opera! 

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LexPhil Collaborates with International & Regional Talents to Bring Ainadamar- Fountain of Tears to the Lexington Opera House


LEXINGTON, KY – The Lexington Philharmonic presents Osvaldo Golijov's semi-staged Spanish-language concert-opera Ainadamar - Fountain of Tears at the Lexington Opera House Friday, April 17, 2015 and Saturday, April 18, 2015. In three scenes, ...Read More

LexPhil’s Music Director, Scott Terrell, to Conduct Arizona Opera, Philadelphia Orchestra, and Aspen Music Festival and School


LEXINGTON, KY – Lexington Philharmonic proudly announces multiple guest conducting engagements for Music Director and Conductor, Scott Terrell. Terrell will serve as Guest Conductor for the Arizona Opera during their new...Read More

Behind the Scenes of Tchaikovsky & Crouching Tiger: Program Notes & Artist Biographies


LexPhil proudly welcomes Kayoko Dan back to Lexington as guest conductor for Tchaikovsky & Crouching Tiger! Contemporary Chinese composer Tan Dun’s Crouching Tiger Concerto for cello and orchestra weaves together melodies from...Read More

Behind the Scenes of NYE Celebration: Programs Notes and Artist Biography


New Year's Eve Celebration featuring Ute Lemper! December 31, 2014 - 7:30pm 
Lexington Opera House 

Ovation Partner: The Lexus Store of Lexington

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Behind the Scenes of Messiah: Programs Notes and Artist Biographies


Celebrate the holidays with the baroque classic, Handel's Messiah. Lexington Chamber Chorale, guest soloists and LexPhil return to the Cathedral of Christ the King for this Lexington tradition! 

Ever wondered why Handel's Messiah is so beloved? Enjoy a sneak peek at LexPhil Music Director and Conductor, Scott Terrell's, program...Read More

LexPhil Unites Collegiate, Professional Vocal Talent on Singletary Stage for Carmina Burana


LEXINGTON, KY – The Lexington Philharmonic, armed with five regional choirs and three vocal soloists, returns to the Singletary Center for the Arts stage on Friday, November 14, 2014 at 7:30 pm for Carmina Burana...Read More

Behind the Scenes of Heroes: Eroica & Icarus - Programs Notes and Artist Biography


The Lexington Philharmonic launches into its first 2014-2015 season performances at the Lexington Opera House on October 17 & 18 with Heroes: Eroica and Icarus featuring film with narration by Kentucky poet laureate Frank X Walker. Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 “Eroica”...Read More