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Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony and UK Conductors

Date: 
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 7:30pm

 University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra
John Nardolillo, conductor
João Carlos Rocha, DMA’21, conductor
Sey Ahn, DMA’20, conductor
Jan Pellant, DMA’18, conductor
Marcello Cormio, DMA’15, conductor
Zach Ullery, BMME’04, MM’08, organ

Rossini: La gazza ladra Overture
Dvořák: Slavonic Dance No. 3, Op. 46
Mendelssohn: The Hebrides “Fingal’s Cave”
Rocha: Deliriamentos
Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 “Organ”

UK School of Music On Parade

Date: 
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 7:30pm

The University of Kentucky School of Music celebrates its 100th anniversary in the 2018-19 school year. Join us for a parade of the college's exceptional talent in one extraordinary event, featuring: the UK Wind Symphony, Paws & Listen, UK Percussion Ensemble, UK JazzCats, the acoUstiKats, UK Symphony Orchestra, UK Chorale, performers from UK Opera Theatre, and the Wildcat Marching Band.

Baby Gramps

Date: 
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 7:00pm

"The Salvador Dali of Folk Music" 

Baby Gramps is an energetic humorously entertaining performer with an endless repertoire. He plays a National Steel guitar, and sings his own unique arrangements of rags, jazz, & blues from the 20's & 30's, and many originals with wordplay, humor, and throat singing. 

According to an article in Seattle Metropolitan Magazine, Baby Gramps is acknowledged as one of the top 50 most influential musicians in the last 100 years. 

The Wooks

Date: 
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The Wooks translate the sights and sounds of the people, hills, bars, roads, and creeks around them into songs and shows that captivate. With both respect for their heritage and innovative originality, The Wooks are the natural evolution of a sound that has always been there.


ALSO: Songwriter Session, 4 p.m. November 16, Worsham Cinema, Gatton Student Center

Robert Tincher

Date: 
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

 


Part of the Appalachia in the Bluegrass concert series. The series is supported by the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music, the Appalachian Studies Program, and the Appalachian Center of the University of Kentucky.

Brett Ratliff

Date: 
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

 


Part of the Appalachia in the Bluegrass concert series. The series is supported by the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music, the Appalachian Studies Program, and the Appalachian Center of the University of Kentucky.

The Blue Eagle Band

Date: 
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The BLUE EAGLE BAND is a four-piece acoustic group that performs music best described as "bluegrass and more".

Each of the four spirited musicians is a fine singer.  As a whole group, the band performs both covers of well-known traditional-to-progressive bluegrass and "newgrass."  The band's repertoire also features some original material.  The BLUE EAGLE BAND can entertain with many instrumentals as well as vocals.  The band's range of songs includes solos, duets, and trios, for a varied and fascinating show that can be tailored for any audience or any client’s needs.

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