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UK soprano sings Shakespeare

When University of Kentucky soprano Amanda Balltrip started thinking about her masters recital, she looked to one of the masters … of theater. The opera singer’s program at 7:30 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 18) in the Singletary Center for the Arts … Continue reading

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Mark O’Connor and the UK Symphony

It’s a typical rehearsal two days before a concert. The University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra is on the stage in the Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall with conductor John Nardolillo stopping occasionally to tweak parts, but mostly letting … Continue reading

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Video: UK Symphony plays Beethoven’s 9th

Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 “Choral” is one of those works everyone has heard, at least in part, whether they know it or not. If you’ve ever hummed the tune Ode to Joy — in your church hymnal, it … Continue reading

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