Music

Jorge Caballero

Date: 
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 7:30pm

A native of Lima, Peru, Jorge Caballero is the youngest musician and the only guitarist to win the Walter W. Naumburg International Competition Award, one of the most prestigious and coveted awards given to performers of any instrument, and comparable to the Pulitzer Prize for musicians. Widely regarded as one of the finest guitarists of his generation, the New York Times called him “a masterful guitarist” and praised his “deft, powerful technique.” 

UK Symphony Band & UK Concert Band: A Fall Festival

Date: 
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 3:00pm

The UK Concert Band and UK Symphony Band join forces to present a concert on Sunday, November 17 at 3:00 pm in the SCFA Concert Hall.

The Concert Band will open the concert and perform band music such as Shine by Michael Markowski, Autumn Air by  Nicole Piunno, Strange Humors by John Mackey, and Prelude, Siciliano and Rondo by Malcolm Arnold.

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UK Chorale and Choristers Fall Concert

Date: 
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 7:30pm

UK Choirs presents its Fall Concert in the SCFA Concert Hall featuring the UK Chorale and Choristers.

Reserved Seating.

Free Advanced tickets available for University of Kentucky students, exclusively through SCFA ticket office with valid student ID. Free Advance tickets not available on day of show.

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Men's Chorus Fall Extravaganza

Date: 
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 7:30pm

The UK Men's Chorus Fall Extravaganza in the SCFA Recital Hall, Dr. Jefferson Johnson, conductor. This concert also features the AcoUstiKats, the EKU Men's Chorus, and the U of L Singing Cardsmen.

Reserved Seating.

Free Advance tickets for University of Kentucky students available exclusively at the SCFA Ticket Office with Student ID. Free Advance tickets not available on the day of show.

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Confronting the History and Contested Meanings of  "The Star-Spangled Banner" and "My Old Kentucky Home"

Date: 
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 3:30pm

Confronting the History and Contested Meanings of  "The Star-Spangled Banner" and "My Old Kentucky Home"
A discussion led by James Revell Carr, Director of the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music
Friday, October 25, 2019, 3:30 pm
Niles Gallery
Free and open to the public

Between Amérique and Colonial France: Revolutionary Tales of liberté and esclavage in French Opera and Theater

Date: 
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 3:30pm

Between Amérique and Colonial France: Revolutionary Tales of liberté and esclavage in French Opera and Theater
A lecture by Diana R. Hallman, Associate Professor, Musicology

Friday, October 18, 2019, 3:30 pm
Niles Gallery, Lucille Caudill Little Fine Arts Library
Free and open to the public

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