October 13, 2010 - 5:17pm
Enjoy waltzing, Vienna-style and wine, women and dance this month.
This article appeared in the October 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.
September 28, 2010 - 9:00am
The Louisville Orchestra presents a special program of music this Friday, honoring our city's place in modern classical music history, as documented in the film, Music Makes a City, now playing in New York.
The fledgling Louisville Orchestra made a name for itself in the beginning by its commitment to commissioning new works by contemporary composers from around the world – part of a rich history that was the subject of the just-released documentary, Music Makes A City (see the NY Times review; the...
May 21, 2010 - 12:20am
Music Makes a City makes its premiere in Louisville at the Brown Theatre.
The River City Drum Corps supplies the beat for the Red Carpet event.
Director and producer Owsley Brown III introduces the film before the screening.
June 1, 2010 - 10:13am
Music Makes a City: A Louisville Orchestra Story premieres this Thursday, May 20, offering history buffs some rare film footage and archival views of our city in the 40s and 50s.
Having many times been in Kentucky Center's Robert Whitney Hall for orchestra, opera, and other musical performances, I confess that I've never really known much about its namesake. And, as a transplanted Louisvillian, my grasp of the city's history is still imperfect, if not completely lacking in...