Events

Jan 29 2022, Jan 30 2022

Registration information coming soon

Honor Weekend features two fantastic bands and lots of opportunities to learn, grow, and share in a once-in-a-lifetime experience with giants of the wind band world and other band students.

Entrance into the Concert Band is based on high school director recommendation and all names must be submitted by director and not by student. Entrance into the Wind Ensemble will be based on a…

Singletary Center
TBD
Feb 15 2022 | 7:30pm
Singletary Recital Hall
Free
Feb 17 2022 | 7:30pm
Singletary Concert Hall
Ticket info TBD
Feb 18 2022 | 7:30pm

MAHLER TITAN SYMPHONY 
SAARIAHO WINTER SKY 
SIBELIUS VIOLIN CONCERTO  

University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra 
John Nardolillo, conductor 
Madison Jones, MM’23, violin …

Singletary Concert Hall
Adults: $10, Students: $4 (all tickets subject to additional processing fees)
Mar 10 2022 | 7:30pm

The University of Kentucky Percussion Group (UKPG) is a smaller chamber group that performs cutting edge percussion literature written for smaller forces than the standard percussion ensemble. The repertoire demands unflinching intensity of concentration, sustained, vigorous athleticism and, at times, the quiet intensity and slow balance of martial arts. The members of UKPG are drawn from the UK Percussion Ensemble, nationally recognized for…

Singletary Recital Hall
Free
Mar 23 2022 | 8pm

Joe Bonamassa is one of today's top live performers. His enthusiastic shows are one of the biggest parts of his career and a favorite for music lovers worldwide. Hailed internationally as one of the greatest guitar players of his generation and cited by Guitar World Magazine as “the world's biggest blues guitarist,” Bonamassa has almost single-handedly redefined the blues-rock genre and brought it into the mainstream.

Backed…

Singletary Concert Hall
$72 - $192 plus fees
Mar 24 2022 | 7:30pm

Featuring UK Chorale, Choristers, Men’s Chorus, Women’s Choir, acoUstiKats, Paws and Listen, Blue Note

Singletary Recital Hall
Ticketed. TBD.
Mar 25 2022 | 7:30pm

DEBUSSY: LA MER 
ELGAR: CELLO CONCERTO 

University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra 
John Nardolillo, conductor 

Singletary Concert Hall
Adults: $10, Students: $4 (all tickets subject to additional processing fees)
Mar 26 2022 | 7:30pm
Singletary Recital Hall
Ticketed. TBD.
Apr 1 2022 | 7:30pm, Apr 2 2022 | 2pm, Apr 2 2022 | 7:30pm

Featuring UK Choristers

Singletary Recital Hall
Ticketed. TBD.
Apr 5 2022 | 7:30pm
Singletary Recital Hall
Free.
Apr 7 2022 | 7:30pm
Singletary Recital Hall
Free.
Apr 9 2022

Presented by the UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY & MUSIC FOR ALL

Windfest is Kentucky's premier concert band festival. In conjunction with Music for All the annual festival features:

A performance on UK's beautiful Singletary Center Concert Stage Recorded adjudicator feedback from three nationally renowned concert band judges A band clinic with a Music for All adjudicator Video recording of your ensemble's performance The…
Singletary Center
TBD, registration required
Apr 10 2022 | 1pm

Under the direction of James Campbell, the UK Percussion Ensemble has won the prestigious Percussive Arts Society Collegiate Percussion Ensemble Contest five times. They have also performed at several Percussive Arts Society International Conventions, the Lotus World Music and Arts Festival, The Bands of America Percussion Ensemble Festival, and alongside international guest artists such as Robin Engelman, Glenn Kotche, Steve Houghton, John…

Singletary Recital Hall
Free
Apr 10 2022 | 7:30pm
Singletary Recital Hall
Free.