October 29, 2012 - 9:00am
Kentucky Opera presents Jules Massenet's Cendrillon (Cinderella) this Friday and Sunday.
In a treat to kick off the fall holiday season, Kentucky Opera presents Jules Massenet's version of the classic fairy tale, Cinderella, this Friday, November 2 at 8 p.m. Based on the story by Charles Perrault, this opera should please all ages, pairing beautiful music with the familiar story of...
September 24, 2012 - 9:06pm
Beautiful performances by its three stars power this production of Kentucky Opera's Tosca by Giacomo Puccini.
The opening night performance of Tosca at the Brown Theatre marked the 60-year anniversary of Kentucky Opera in Louisville, a milestone marked by Mayor Greg Fischer's congratulatory proclamation before the curtain rose. It also marked the most welcome return of the Louisville Orchestra to the...
September 19, 2012 - 2:06pm
Do you have a musically inclined kid? If so, Classical 90.5 is seeking talent for its Young Artist Competition!
Mozart crafted his first mini composition by the age of five. Yo-Yo Ma began studying the cello at four-years-old, and opera prodigy Charlotte Church received her big break at the tender age of 11. Do you know a young person with musical talent? They may not be the next Mozart, but they could...
April 23, 2012 - 3:52pm
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 - 4:48pm
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.