Events

May 21 2022 | 7:30 - 10pm

SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2022
7:30 PM

Mélisse Brunet, Guest Conductor

The finale concert of the 2021/2022 season kicks off with a percussive bang in Loren Loiacono’s Smothered By Sky, commissioned and premiered by the Detroit Symphony in 2017. Piano virtuoso Xiayin Wang joins the orchestra for Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3. Described by Prokofiev himself as "a hymn to pure and noble spirit,” his expansive exuberant Symphony…

Singletary Concert Hall
ADULTS: $25 - $75 / YOUTH (17 & UNDER) AND STUDENTS WITH VALID ID: $11
Jun 6 2022 | 8am - 5pm, Jun 7 2022 | 8am - 5pm, Jun 8 2022 | 8am - 5pm, Jun 9 2022 | 8am - 5pm

Returning for the sixth year, the UK Summer Trumpet Institute offers the chance to work with highly acclaimed guest artists from around the United States, daily master classes, performance opportunities, topical classes, and concerts for High School, College, and Adult trumpet students.  After two summers of virtual learning, we are excited to return to an in-person format for summer 2022.

Highlights

Daily master classes,…
Fine Arts Building
$250 Institute Tuition, $225 Optional Room and Board, Online Registration Required
Jun 6 2022 | 8am - 5pm, Jun 7 2022 | 8am - 5pm, Jun 8 2022 | 8am - 5pm, Jun 9 2022 | 8am - 5pm

Returning for the sixth year, the UK Summer Trumpet Institute offers classes geared toward younger players, with an emphasis on sound production, breathing, reading, ensemble playing, and other fundamental skills.  After two summers of virtual learning, we are excited to return to an in-person format for summer 2022.

Youth Camp Director: Abby Temple

Highlights

Warm-up classes Fundamentals Classes Sight-reading…
Fine Arts Building
$250 Institute Tuition, $225 Optional Room and Board, Online Registration Required
Jun 8 - 10 2022

The UK Conducting Symposium is designed for instrumental conductors and music educators of all experience levels. Conducting participants will receive quality podium time conducting outstanding literature in front of a live ensemble while receiving immediate/interactive feedback from the featured clinician. Each conducting participant will also receive a detailed critique and evaluation from the host clinician immediately following each…

UK Campus
$50 observer, $350 participant
Jun 10 2022 | 8 - 9:30pm

Friday, June 10th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 2pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 8pm Sunday, June 12th, 2022 at 6pm Friday, June 17th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 18th at 2pm Saturday, June 18th at 8pm Sunday, June 19th at 2pm

For 30 years, the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre has been delighting summertime audiences with the Emmy Award-winning singalong spectacular, featuring the best of…

Singletary Concert Hall
Adult: $45-$55 by location; Senior: $40-$50 by location; UK Faculty: $40-$50 by location; UK Staff: $30; Students: $15 (plus ticket processing fees)
Jun 11 2022 | 2 - 3:30pm

Friday, June 10th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 2pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 8pm Sunday, June 12th, 2022 at 6pm Friday, June 17th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 18th at 2pm Saturday, June 18th at 8pm Sunday, June 19th at 2pm

For 30 years, the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre has been delighting summertime audiences with the Emmy Award-winning singalong spectacular, featuring the best of…

Singletary Concert Hall
Adult: $45-$55 by location; Senior: $40-$50 by location; UK Faculty: $40-$50 by location; UK Staff: $30; Students: $15 (plus ticket processing fees)
Jun 11 2022 | 8 - 9:30pm

Friday, June 10th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 2pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 8pm Sunday, June 12th, 2022 at 6pm Friday, June 17th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 18th at 2pm Saturday, June 18th at 8pm Sunday, June 19th at 2pm

For 30 years, the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre has been delighting summertime audiences with the Emmy Award-winning singalong spectacular, featuring the best of…

Singletary Concert Hall
Adult: $45-$55 by location; Senior: $40-$50 by location; UK Faculty: $40-$50 by location; UK Staff: $30; Students: $15 (plus ticket processing fees)
Jun 12 2022 | 6 - 7:30pm

Friday, June 10th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 2pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 8pm Sunday, June 12th, 2022 at 6pm Friday, June 17th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 18th at 2pm Saturday, June 18th at 8pm Sunday, June 19th at 2pm

For 30 years, the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre has been delighting summertime audiences with the Emmy Award-winning singalong spectacular, featuring the best of…

Singletary Concert Hall
Adult: $45-$55 by location; Senior: $40-$50 by location; UK Faculty: $40-$50 by location; UK Staff: $30; Students: $15 (plus ticket processing fees)
Jun 17 2022 | 8 - 9:30pm

Friday, June 10th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 2pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 8pm Sunday, June 12th, 2022 at 6pm Friday, June 17th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 18th at 2pm Saturday, June 18th at 8pm Sunday, June 19th at 2pm

For 30 years, the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre has been delighting summertime audiences with the Emmy Award-winning singalong spectacular, featuring the best of…

Singletary Concert Hall
Adult: $45-$55 by location; Senior: $40-$50 by location; UK Faculty: $40-$50 by location; UK Staff: $30; Students: $15 (plus ticket processing fees)
Jun 18 2022 | 2 - 3:30pm

Friday, June 10th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 2pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 8pm Sunday, June 12th, 2022 at 6pm Friday, June 17th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 18th at 2pm Saturday, June 18th at 8pm Sunday, June 19th at 2pm

For 30 years, the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre has been delighting summertime audiences with the Emmy Award-winning singalong spectacular, featuring the best of…

Singletary Concert Hall
Adult: $45-$55 by location; Senior: $40-$50 by location; UK Faculty: $40-$50 by location; UK Staff: $30; Students: $15 (plus ticket processing fees)
Jun 18 2022 | 8 - 9:30pm

Friday, June 10th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 2pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 8pm Sunday, June 12th, 2022 at 6pm Friday, June 17th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 18th at 2pm Saturday, June 18th at 8pm Sunday, June 19th at 2pm

For 30 years, the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre has been delighting summertime audiences with the Emmy Award-winning singalong spectacular, featuring the best of…

Singletary Concert Hall
Adult: $45-$55 by location; Senior: $40-$50 by location; UK Faculty: $40-$50 by location; UK Staff: $30; Students: $15 (plus ticket processing fees)
Jun 19 2022 | 2 - 3:30pm
Friday, June 10th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 2pm Saturday, June 11th, 2022 at 8pm Sunday, June 12th, 2022 at 6pm Friday, June 17th, 2022 at 8pm Saturday, June 18th at 2pm Saturday, June 18th at 8pm Sunday, June 19th at 2pm

For 30 years, the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre has been delighting summertime audiences with the Emmy Award-winning singalong spectacular, featuring the best of…

Singletary Concert Hall
Adult: $45-$55 by location; Senior: $40-$50 by location; UK Faculty: $40-$50 by location; UK Staff: $30; Students: $15 (plus ticket processing fees)