UK Bands

UK Symphony Band & UK Concert Band: A Fall Festival

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 Wind Symphony - Hindemith: Symphony in B-flat

Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 3:00pm

UK Wind Symphony, Dr. John Cody Birdwell, conductor, in the SCFA Concert Hall
Special guests: Milford High School Wind Ensemble

General Admission Seating

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

UK Wind Symphony feat. Manuel Alejandro Rangel

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 7:30pm

UK Wind Symphony, Dr. John Cody Birdwell, conductor, in the SCFA Concert Hall
Special guest Manuel Alejandro Rangel, Maracas

The University of Kentucky Wind Symphony presents a concert featuring music inspired by the cultural, historical and artistic influences of Spain, Venezuela and Argentina with guest soloist Manuel Alejandro Rangel, considered to be one of the world's finest maracas artists. The concert, "Duende: Celebrating Diversity through the Spirit of Music," will begin 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the Singletary Center for the Arts.

UK Symphony Band Concert

Monday, October 14, 2019 - 7:30pm

UK Symphony Band
Monday, October 14, 2019 7:30 pm
Singletary Center Concert Hall

George Boulden, conductor
Dr. Michael Hudson, guest conductor
Brent Johnson, guest conductor
with special guests Christian Academy of Louisville Wind Ensemble
Matt Wooten, conductor

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UK School of Music "On Parade"

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.

High School Band Day

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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UK Twirler For A Day

Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 7:30pm

Join the 2019-2020 UK Sweetheart Majorettes and Feature Twirlers for our annual Twirler For A Day as the UK Wildcats face off against Eastern Michigan September 7th at 7:30 pm. Attendees ages 6-18 will spend the day with the Sweethearts and perform during halftime!

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