April 23, 2012 - 2:52pm
Joshua Bell and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields performed an electrifying all Beethoven program.
On Wednesday I had the pleasure of watching the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields perform with music director and violin virtuoso, Joshua Bell, at the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Normally I prefer to sit in the middle of the orchestra level around rows H-M when watching a...
April 17, 2012 - 3:48pm
Virtuoso violinist, Joshua Bell, and the world renowned Academy of St. Martin in the Fields will be gracing the Kentucky Center's Whitney Hall this Wednesday.
Bloomington, IN native and world renowned virtuoso violinist, Joshua Bell, will be coming to Louisville to perform and conduct the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Whitney Hall. The Academy of St.
April 26, 2012 - 11:35am
The Louisville Orchestra has been using social media to recruit new musicians. *UPDATE* The Louisville Orchestra has announced it will start hiring new musicians this month!
*UPDATE 4/25/12* The LO Management signed a one year bridge contract with the musicians today.*UPDATE* The Louisville Orchestra has announced it will start hiring new musicians this month!<
March 21, 2012 - 9:06am
The Louisville Civic Orchestra performed Irish inspired repertoire for St. Patrick's Day.
I was surprised to find myself spending St. Patrick's Day at the Louisville Civic Orchestra's concert. My original plans fell through, and due to my husband playing upright bass in the ensemble I happily attended.
July 29, 2012 - 7:01pm
Kentucky Opera presented its last production of the season, Franz Lehar's The Merry Widow. Full of fin de siecle excess and broad comedy, it's more musical theater than opera.
The Merry Widow, composed by Austrian Franz Lehar, is a light, frolicsome piece that concerns the romantic and monetary intrigues of a group of European aristocrats living the high life in fin de siecle Paris -- right before the world hurtles into the conflagration of war. That's what we know...