Tag Archives: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Review: UK Opera’s The Marriage of Figaro

Last Fall’s record-breaking, eye-popping production of The Phantom of the Opera put the University of Kentucky Opera Theatre in the spotlight as an organization capable of putting on a really big show. This semester’s production of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s The … Continue reading

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CMFL Live: opening night concert

No sooner do you arrive and sit down at the Chamber Music Festival of Lexington than you are reminded by the program of some major losses to the Festival and Lexington arts in general this year. The seventh page of … Continue reading

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Kickin’ back, with the Phil

The Lexington Philharmonic‘s inaugural Kicked Back Classics event started with a scene from the movie that has arguably done more for classical music than anything else in the the last quarter century (give a couple years): Amadeus. It’s the scene … Continue reading

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Review: UBS Chamber Music Festival of Lexington, Sunday afternoon

The fourth annual UBS Chamber Music Festival of Lexington came to an appropriate conclusion Sunday afternoon with a celebration of the composer. The festival was moving in this direction all weekend, starting Friday with a performance of Olivier Messiaen’s aching … Continue reading

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Coach Nakahara

Morihiko Nakahara has only been in Columbia, S.C., for half a season. But Friday night in Lexington, he showed he’s already getting the hang of SEC cities. Complimenting the Lexington Philharmonic Orchesrtra, which he was in the middle of conducting, … Continue reading

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