Tag Archives: Chamber Music Society of Central Kentucky

Chamber concert will pay tribute to late UK professor Lucien Stark

The Chamber Players of Central Kentucky’s concert on Sunday will pay tribute to a revered University of Kentucky music professor who died late last year. Lucien Stark, who died Dec. 2 at the age of 83, joined the UK music … Continue reading

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Lexington family’s string quartet to be showcased at chamber music event

The Chamber Music Society of Central Kentucky will pull off quite a feat Sunday afternoon: It will get the Karp ­family together at one time. For years, the busy Karps have enjoyed individually prominent roles in Lexington music. Dad Benjamin … Continue reading

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Cliff Jackson: UK Opera’s Iron Man

There isn’t any Black Sabbath music in Cliff Jackson’s repertoire, but over the years, the University of Kentucky associate professor of music has built a reputation as the Iron Man of the school’s voice program. One of the cornerstones of … Continue reading

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Red letter dates on the 2010-11 arts calendar

The 2010-11Central Kentucky arts calendar is bolstered by an unprecedented slew of performances during the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. But outside of that, it is a really strong and interesting year with marquee touring artists coming into town and … Continue reading

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LexArts announces grants, campaign total

LexArts recently announced that the 2010 Fund for the Arts campaign took in $1,003,000 and released its list of recipients of allocations and grants for the coming fiscal year. The fund’s total exceeded the goal by $3,000 and included $450,000 … Continue reading

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