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Notebook: Anthony Clark Evans brings his award-winning voice home

See more: Photo gallery from Anthony Clark Evans recital Anthony Clark Evans’ story of going from car salesman to opera sensation in less than a year has been one of the funnest arts stories of the year. Fun: It ‘s … Continue reading

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Anthony Clark Evans’ journey takes him from car dealership to Metropolitan Opera triumph

Anthony Clark Evans looks around Clifton and Renee Smith’s Lexington home. “This is the nicest house I’ve ever been in,” he says matter-of-factly. A few minutes later, the house is his performance venue. Evans entertains the small crowd of musicians … 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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UK’s Cliff Jackson, coach of the year

University of Kentucky voice coach Cliff Jackson had been named Coach of the Year by Classical Singer magazine. Jackson has been on UK’s voice faculty since 1992, in addition to extensive international career playing piano for artists such as Kathleen … Continue reading

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