Tag Archives: Gil Shaham

Partnerships help UK Symphony Orchestra land Perlman, others

University of Kentucky violinist Megan Lineberry was chatting with a friend ­online Wednesday night when she signed off saying, “I’ve got to get some rest. I have a concert with Itzhak Perlman Sunday night.” “Not many university ­orchestra musicians get … Continue reading

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Review: A date with Gil Shaham

 Conductor John Nardolillo and Gil Shaham soak in a standing ovation Saturday night in the Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall.  Photo by Mandy Daugherty | Alltech Fortnight Festival. He could have spent Valentine’s night with anyone. Good looking. Talented. Sought … Continue reading

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Gil Shaham’s UK concert part of a grand plan

Click the play button to hear part of our chat with Gil Shaham. [podcast]http://copiousnotes.bloginky.com/files/2009/02/090213podcast-shaham.mp3[/podcast] Copious Notes podcasts are available on iTunes. University orchestras are not a regular feature of Gil Shaham’s itinerary. The acclaimed violinist usually steps in front of … Continue reading

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Looking forward to 2009 arts and entertainment

For the day-after-New Year’s Weekender, Scott the editor asked me and the other Herald-Leader critics to weigh in on what we are looking forward to in 2009. Here’s my list of local arts events. Violin virtuosos: Early in the year, … Continue reading

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