Music

UK School of Music "On Parade"

Date: 
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 7:30pm

The University of Kentucky School of Music presents the second annual "On Parade" concert, featuring an array of performing ensembles from the College of Fine Arts including:
The UK Wind Symphony
UK Percussion Ensemble
UK Choirs
Members of UK Opera Theatre
Faculty Brass Quintet

Reserved Seating.

Free Advance tickets available for all UK Students with student ID at the SCFA ticket office. Free Advance tickets not available on the day of show.

UK Early Music Orchestra featuring Augusta McKay Lodge

Date: 
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 7:30pm

UK EARLY MUSIC ORCHESTRA FEATURING GUEST ARTIST AUGUSTA MCKAY LODGE. Praised as “the real thing, a true virtuoso” and “an exceptional violinist” (Seen and Heard International), Ms. McKay Lodge is an international prize-winning baroque and modern violinist based in New York and Paris. Enjoying a flourishing solo career, McKay Lodge has had concerto appearances in Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully with Juilliard415 (Mendelssohn Concerto), a concert tour with Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra (Bach A minor Violin Concerto), and many featured solos as concertmaster of Juilliard415.

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High School Band Day

Date: 
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 7:30pm

High School Band Day
September 7, 2019

Imagine your high school band performing on Kroger Field with the Wildcat Marching Band and hundreds of other high school students at halftime of a UK football game! Experience the excitement and electricity of game day at Kroger Field with 70,000 fans cheering you on as your band takes the field for your halftime performance! We would love for you to join us for this year’s edition of High School Band Day. This is an experience your students will never forget! 

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Carmen

Date: 
Sunday, November 10, 2019 - 1:00pm

Encore Screening
Carmen
by Georges Bizet
Production by Richard Eyre
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus, and Ballet (2010 production)
Elīna Garanča and Roberto Alagna

This encore presentation is being shown by special permission from the Metropolitan Opera.

Sponsored by the UK Office of Lifelong Learning and UK Opera Theatre

American Spiritual Ensemble & KY Jazz Repertory Orchestra play Duke Ellington presented by the SCFA Signature Series

Date: 
Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 7:30pm

The Singletary Center Signature Series presents the American Spiritual Ensemble and the Kentucky Jazz Repertory Orchestra performing the music of Duke Ellington in the SCFA Concert Hall.

Alias Brass presented by the SCFA Signature Series

Date: 
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 7:30pm

The Singletary Center Signature Series presents Alias Brass in the SCFA Recital Hall.

Founded in 2013, the Alias Brass Company looks to educate the next generation of musicians, promote and enhance instrumental versatility, and assist in ensuring that music is sustainable and thriving in today's society. Described as "the only name for music innovation" by Martin Hackleman, formerly of the Canadian Brass, the Alias Brass Company's performances are refreshing blends of classical, jazz, pop, and modern pop-culture that captivate audiences around the world.

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Gil Shaham with the UK Symphony Orchestra presented by the SCFA Signature Series

Date: 
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 7:30pm

The Singletary Center Signature Series presents violinist Gil Shaham with the UK Symphony Orchestra in the SCFA Concert Hall.

Gil Shaham is one of the foremost violinists of our time: his flawless technique combined with his inimitable warmth and generosity of spirit has solidified his renown as an American master. He is sought after throughout the world for concerto appearances with leading orchestras and conductors, and regularly gives recitals and appears with ensembles on the world's great concert stages and at the most prestigious festivals.

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