Oct 15 2023 | 3pm

University of Kentucky Bands presents

University of Kentucky Wind Symphony
Dr. John Cody Birdwell, Conductor
Brian Froedge, Graduate Conductor
Vladislav Petrachev, Kamilo Davila, Juan Saldivar, Trombone Soloists


Anton Dvorak “Carnival Overture”
Luis Serrano Alarcon “La Lira de Pozuelo”
Kathryn Salfelder “Cathedrals”

Singletary Concert Hall
$14 Adults / $7 Students (additional online processing fees may apply)
Oct 15 2023 | 7:30 - 8:30pm

Repertoire Featuring Composers: John Williams, Michael Markowski, Dwayne S. Milburn, Randal Standridge, John Zdechlik, and John Philip Sousa

Singletary Concert Hall
Oct 17 2023 | 7:30pm

SPLENDOR in Song, Dance, and Love 

Vuelie, arr. Crocker/Fjellheim  O My Luve, Clausen Reincarnations, Barber “The Coolin” Zigeunerleben, Schumann Celtic Dance, Shaw Splendor, Hagenberg
Singletary Concert Hall
$14 Adults, $7 Students (free UK student tickets in advance)
Oct 18 2023 | 8pm

UK Wind Faculty in Recital


The Maribo Trio
ToniMarie Marchioni, oboe
Scott Wright, clarinet
Allison Nicotera, bassoon

with guests 

Julie Hobbs, flute
Miles Osland, saxophone

Works by Georges Auric, Maria Rosa Ribas, Paquito D’Rivera, Erwin Schulhoff, and Mátyás Seiber.

Singletary Recital Hall
Oct 19 2023 | 12:30 - 1:30pm

Visiting Artist and Scholar Series

Pete Lee grew up in Taiwan during the golden era of Asian cinema. But, due to his strict religious upbringing, secular culture was banished from his house. Instead, Lee spent his childhood making up stories in his head while watching his preacher father politely exorcize demons.

Art & Visual Studies Building
Art and Visual Studies Building Room 222
Oct 20 2023 | 7:30pm

VISIONS & VOICES features the epic combined orchestral and choral forces of The Lexington Singers and Children’s Choir, the University of Kentucky Chorale and Men’s Chorus, and featured soloists from the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre at the Singletary Center for the Arts. The program opens with two powerful works by Composer-In-Residence Shawn E. Okpebholo. In the words of Okpebholo, Sing Dumb (2016) for voice and orchestra is a…

Singletary Concert Hall
Individual: $28 - $78 | Student & Youth (17 & under): $11
Oct 22 2023 | 3pm

Chamber Music Society of Central Kentucky presents the Ariel String Quartet
Sunday, October 22, 2023 at 3PM on the SCFA Concert Hall Stage

Distinguished by its virtuosity, probing musical insight, and impassioned, fiery performances, the Ariel Quartet has garnered critical praise worldwide for more than twenty years. Formed when the members were just teenagers studying at the Jerusalem Academy Middle School of Music…

Singletary Concert Hall
Regular $25/ Student-Free
Oct 25 2023 | 6 - 7:30pm

Join director Stuart Horodner for a conversation with artist Janine Antoni about her works included in the Intentions – Actions – Outcomes exhibition, as well as various aspects of her multi-disciplinary practice. Antoni is a MacArthur and Guggenheim Fellow, and she has exhibited widely in the United States and abroad.

Image: Janine Antoni

Singletary Recital Hall
Oct 26 2023 | 7:30pm

University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra
John Nardolillo, conductor
Amit Peled, cello

Nina Shekhar: Lumina (Kentucky premiere)
Antonín Dvořák: Cello Concerto
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

Singletary Concert Hall
$11 Adults/ $5 Students (plus processing fees)
Oct 27 2023 | 12 - 1pm

Part of the Appalachia in the Bluegrass Series

Paul Brock is an Irish button accordionist born in Athlone now residing in Ennis. In May 1989, Brock co-founded the group Moving Cloud with fiddle player, Manus McGuire. In 2001 he co-founded the new group The Brock McGuire Band also with Manus McGuire. In 2004, Brock was voted Best Male Musician by the Irish American News. His…

John Jacob Niles Gallery
Oct 29 2023 | 3 - 4pm

The UK Percussion Ensemble (5-time winner of the Percussive Arts Society International Percussion Ensemble Competition) presents their fall UKPE concert. Directed by Dr. Joshua D. Smith, with Assistant Directors, Jeremiah Ingram and Kyle McElroy. 

Hands by Rich O'Meara
Escape x12 by Andrew Worden
Death Wish by Gemma Peacocke
Half Light by Taylor Joshua Rankin

Singletary Concert Hall
Oct 31 2023 | 7:30pm
Singletary Recital Hall
Nov 1 2023 | 10:30 - 11:30am

Visiting Artist and Scholar Series

Through the breakdown and rebuilding of the in between, my work mimics the everyday navigation of these realms. Temporary moments of clarity come together and fall apart creating a self in motion, evolving through experience, place, failures and successes. My work is a surface where this dialogue becomes visible explorations of my surroundings and my identity, a surrogate self with limitless…

Art & Visual Studies Building
Art and Visual Studies Building Room 222
Nov 2 - 11 2023

Join us to celebrate the work of our BFA students. More details to come.

Bolivar Art Gallery
Nov 2 2023 | 7:30pm

UK Jazz Ensemble ft. Ryan Middaugh
Singletary Center for the Arts | Recital Hall
Thursday, November 2nd, 2023 | 7:30 PM

Singletary Recital Hall
$14 Adults, $7 Students (plus ticketing fees)