Music News & Reviews

Classical music calendar 2009-10

Some orchestra pops concerts, particularly those with marquee guest singers, are listed on the pop music calendar on Page E3.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Pops: A John Williams Spectacular . 3 p.m. Sept. 13. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $10-$93. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Louisville Orchestra: NightLights — Warhorses . 6:30 p.m. Sept. 17. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Lang Lang Plays Beethoven featuring Lang Lang, piano, and Paavo Järvi, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 17. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Georgia Guitar Quartet. 8 p.m. Sept. 17. Berea College Phelps Stokes Auditorium, Chestnut St., Berea. Free. www.berea.com.

UK Symphony Orchestra featuring John Nardolillo, conductor, and Cynthia Lawrence, soprano. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 18. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. (859) 257-4929. www.ukso.org.

Angela Brown, soprano. 8:15 p.m. Sept. 18. First Presbyterian Church, 174 N. Mill St., Lexington. Free. (859) 252-1919. www.fpclex.org.

UK Bands Parents Day Concert. 3 p.m. Sept. 20. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/FineArts/Music.

Bill Cooper, piano. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 22. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/scfa.

Dan Franklin Smith, piano. 1:15 p.m. Sept. 25. Georgetown College, 400 E. College St., Georgetown. Free. www.georgetown.edu.

Lexington Philharmonic MasterClassics: Dame Evelyn Glennie, percussion, and Scott Terrell, conductor. 8 p.m. Sept. 25. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $40-$100 . (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Breathtaking Forces, featuring Alina Pogostkina, violin; Paavo Järvi, conductor; and May Festival Chorus. 8 p.m. Sept. 25, 8 p.m. Sept. 26, 3 p.m. Sept. 27. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

La Traviata. By Kentucky Opera. 8 p.m. Sept. 25, 2 p.m. Sept. 27. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. $35-$105. (502) 584-7777. www.kentuckycenter.org.

David Taylor, trombone, and Daniel Schnyder, saxophone. 1:15 p.m. Oct. 2. Georgetown College, 400 E. College St., Georgetown. Free. www.georgetown.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Latin Nights, featuring Carel Kraayenhof, bandoneón, and Kristjan Järvi, conductor. 8 p.m. Oct. 2, 8 p.m. Oct. 3. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Lexington Philharmonic PB&J Series: LPO Strings. 11 a.m. Oct. 3. YMCA of Central Kentucky, 239 E. High St., Lexington. $5 advance, $6 at door. (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Louisville Orchestra: Tchaikovsky 4, featuring Lee Luvisi, piano, and Jorge Mester, conductor. 8 p.m. Oct. 3. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Asbury College Ensemble. 11 a.m. Oct. 4. Asbury College Akers Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Mark O'Connor, violin. 3 p.m. Oct. 4. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. $25, $32. (502) 584-7777. www.kentuckycenter.org.

River of Time. By UK Opera Theatre. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 10. Lexington Opera House, 401 W. Short St., Lexington. $34 adults, $30 seniors, $27 UK faculty/staff, $12 students, $10 children; $25 group rate. www.singletarytickets.com.

Tiempo Libre. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 9. Transylvania University Mitchell Fine Arts Center, 300 N. Broadway, Lexington. TBA. www.transy.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: American Promise, featuring William Eddins, conductor/piano. 8 p.m. Oct. 9, 8 p.m. Oct. 10. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Alltech Fortnight Festival: Ronan Tynan, tenor, with Lexington Philharmonic. 8 p.m. Oct. 10. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $50-$60. (859) 257-4929. www.singletarytickets.com.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Pops: Motown 50. 7 p.m. Oct. 11. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $10-$93. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

The Avery Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 11. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $22 adults, $7.50 students, free for UK students. www.singletarytickets.com.

Louisville Orchestra: Shostakovich 10, featuring Daniel Hege, guest conductor. 10:30 a.m. Oct. 15. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

■ 8 p.m. Oct. 17. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Fan Favorites, featuring Sayaka Shoji, violin, and Paavo Järvi, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15, 11 a.m. Oct. 16, 8 p.m. Oct. 17. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Anna Pike, harp, and C. Paul Heins, piano. 1:15 p.m. Oct. 16. Georgetown College, 400 E. College St., Georgetown. Free. www.georgetown.edu.

Master Concert Series: Collegium Musicum. 3:30 p.m. Oct. 16. Asbury College, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Lexington Philharmonic MasterClassics: Joshua Roman, cello, and Scott Terrell, conductor. 8 p.m. Oct. 16. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $30-$52 . (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Artist Series: John Schneiderman, lute. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Charlie Mitchell, pipe organ. 12:10 p.m. Oct. 21. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Louisville Orchestra: Magic of Music: Jason Weinberger, conductor, and Jack Griffin, viola. Noon Oct. 23. Ladyfingers, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Charles West, clarinet, and Dmitri Shteinberg, piano. 1:15 p.m. Oct. 23. Georgetown College, 400 E. College St., Georgetown. Free. www.georgetown.edu.

Louisville Orchestra orKIDStra Halloween Spooktacular. 11 a.m. Oct. 24. The Louisville Palace, 625 S. Fourth St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Chris Baker, voice. 3 p.m. Oct. 24. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/sfca.

Cathedral Concert Series: Musica Sacra Chorus and Orchestra. 3 p.m. Oct. 25. Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, 1140 Madison Ave., Covington. Free. www.covcathedral.com.

Lexington Philharmonic Family Series: Youth Arts Day, featuring members of Central Kentucky Youth Orchestras. 3 p.m. Oct. 25. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $17, $13 children. (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Music for Fun. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25. Transylvania University Carrick Theater, 300 N. Broadway, Lexington. Free. www.transy.edu.

UK Symphony. 7 p.m. Oct. 27. Paramount Arts Center, 1300 Winchester Ave., Ashland. $20-$35. 1-800-745-3000. www.ticketmaster.com.

Of Mice and Men. By Kentucky Opera. 8 p.m. Oct. 30, 2 p.m. Nov. 1. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. $30-$95. (502) 584-7777. www.kentuckycenter.org.

Chamber Players of Central Kentucky. 3 p.m. Nov. 1. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $22 adults, $7.50 students, free for UK students. www.singletarytickets.com.

UK Chorale and Choristers. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. (859) 257-4929. www.uky.edu/SCFA.

Louisville Orchestra: Mozart 41, featuring Ilya Kaler, violin, and Jorge Mester, conductor. 10:30 a.m. Nov. 5, 8 p.m. Nov. 5, 10:30 p.m. Jan. 28. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

UK Jazz Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 5. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/FineArts/Music.

Louisville Orchestra Magic of Music: Ilya Kaler, violin. Noon Nov. 6. Masterson's, 1830 S. Third St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Thomas Pandolfi, piano. 1:15 p.m. Nov. 6. Georgetown College, 400 E. College St., Georgetown. Free. www.georgetown.edu.

Louisville Orchestra with Dashboard Confessional. 8 p.m. Nov. 7. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. $29-$62. (502) 584-7777. www.kentuckycenter.org.

Emanuel Ax, piano. 3 p.m. Nov. 8. Speed Art Museum, 2035 S. Third St., Louisville. $20, $10 for museum members. (502) 634-2700. www.speedmuseum.org.

Music of the Italian Baroque, featuring Mark Janello, harpsichord, and Georgetown University students. 1:15 p.m. Nov. 13. Georgetown College, 400 E. College St., Georgetown. Free. www.georgetown.edu.

Lexington Philharmonic MasterClassics: Joyce Yang, piano, and Scott Terrell, conductor. 8 p.m. Nov. 13. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $30-$52 . (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Jean-Luc Ponty, violin. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $25-$32. (859) 257-4929. www.singletarytickets.com.

Judy Garland in Concert, featuring the Louisville Orchestra. 8 p.m. Nov. 14. The Louisville Palace, 625 S. Fourth St., Louisville. $25-$75. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Handbell Choir Festival Concert. 7 p.m. Nov. 15. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

UK Sax Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/scfa.

Cliff Korman, piano: Brazilian Popular Piano Lineage and Improvisation. 1:15 p.m. Nov. 20. Georgetown College, 400 E. College St., Georgetown. Free. www.georgetown.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Hear and Now, featuring Henning Kraggerud, violin, and Stephane Deneve, conductor. 8 p.m. Nov. 20, 8 p.m. Nov. 21. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Hansel and Gretel. By Kentucky Opera. 8 p.m. Nov. 20, 2 p.m. Nov. 22. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. $30-$95. (502) 584-7777. www.kentuckycenter.org.

Tom Trenney, organ. 8:15 p.m. Nov. 20. First Presbyterian Church, 174 N. Mill St., Lexington. Free. (859) 252-1919. www.fpclex.org.

Band Clinic Collage Concert. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Lexington Singers: Kentucky Songscapes. 8 p.m. Nov. 21. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $18 adults, $15 seniors, $12 students. www.lexsing.org.

Asbury College All-Star Band Concert. 3 p.m. Nov. 22. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Louisville Orchestra: Holiday Spectacular. 7 p.m. Nov. 28. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. $15. (502) 584-7777. www.kentuckycenter.org.

Lexington Philharmonic: 8th Annual SpringHaven Holiday Concert & Festival of Trees. 8 p.m. Nov. 28. State Theater, 209 W. Dixie Ave., Elizabethtown. TBA. (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Due East, flute and percussion. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/scfa.

UK Symphony Orchestra: Titan Symphony and Concerto Competition Winners, featuring John Nardolillo, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. (859) 257-4929. www.ukso.org.

Straight No Chaser, men'sa cappella group. 8 p.m. Dec. 3. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. $22.50-$32.50. (502) 584-7777. www.kentuckycenter.org.

Georgetown College Annual Holiday Concert. 1:15 p.m. Dec. 4. Georgetown College, 400 E. College St., Georgetown. Free. www.georgetown.edu.

Songs of the Season. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4. Asbury College Akers Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Musical Passport, featuring Tito Muñoz, conductor, and Ingrid Fliter, piano. 8 p.m. Dec. 4, 8 p.m. Dec. 5. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Cathedral Concert Series: Advent Festival of Lessons and Carols. 3 p.m. Dec. 6. Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, 1140 Madison Ave., Covington. Free. www.covcathedral.com.

A Gift of Holiday Music. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6. Transylvania University Mitchell Fine Arts Center, 300 N. Broadway, Lexington. Free. www.transy.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Pops: Happy Holidays With the Pops. 8 p.m. Dec. 11, 3 p.m. Dec. 12, 8 p.m. Dec. 12, 3 p.m. Dec. 13. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $10-$93. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Lexington Philharmonic MasterClassics: Handel's Messiah, featuring Jefferson Johnson, guest conductor, with the Lexington Singers. 8 p.m. Dec. 11. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $30-$52 . (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Lexington Philharmonic Family Series: Candy Cane Concert, featuring Ryan Shirar, guest conductor, and Diana Evans Dancers. 3 p.m. Dec. 13. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $13 (child), $17 (adult). (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Central Kentucky Concert Band: Dance Fever, With a Twist featuring Adria Dowd Sutherland, clarinet. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13. Transylvania University Haggin Auditorium, 300 N. Broadway, Lexington. Free. www.ckcb.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Messiah, featuring Nicholas McGegan, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13, 8 p.m. Dec. 19, 3 p.m. Dec. 20. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Handel's Messiah. 3 p.m. Dec. 14. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Jazzy Holiday Concert. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/scfa.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Piano Power, featuring Paavo Järvi, conductor, and Denis Matsuev, piano. 11 a.m. Jan. 8, 8 p.m. Jan. 9, 3 p.m. Jan. 10. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Cialde Piano Quintet. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 8. The Grand Theatre, 308 St. Clair St., Frankfort. $10-$20. (502) 352-7469. www.savethegrand.org.

Louisville Orchestra: Brahms 4, featuring Jason Weinberger, conductor. 8 p.m. Jan. 9. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Cathedral Concert Series: An Epiphany Epilogue. 3 p.m. Jan. 10. Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, 1140 Madison Ave., Covington. Free. www.covcathedral.com.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Carmina Burana, featuring Paavo Järvi, conductor. 8 p.m. Jan. 15, 8 p.m. Jan. 16. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Songspiel, featuring Sylvia McNair, soprano. 8 p.m. Jan. 15, 8 p.m. Jan. 16, 2 p.m. Jan. 17. Georgetown College, 400 E. College St., Georgetown. Free. www.georgetown.edu.

Louisville Orchestra orKIDStra: The Classical Clown With Dan Kamin. 11 a.m. Jan. 16. The Louisville Palace, 625 S. Fourth St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Flute Festival Concert. 7 p.m. Jan. 16, 5:30 p.m. Jan. 17. Asbury College Akers Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Lexington Philharmonic with Five by Design. 8 p.m. Jan. 16. Norton Center for the Arts, 625 W. Walnut St., Danville. $39-$45. 1-877-448-7469. www.nortoncenter.com.

Too Many Sopranos. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 23, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 24. Asbury College Akers Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. TBA. www.asbury.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Ascending Beauty, featuring Paavo Järvi, conductor, and Alice Sara Ott, piano. 8 p.m. Jan. 22, 8 p.m. Jan. 23. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Lexington Philharmonic MasterClassics: Esther Heideman, soprano, and Scott Terrell, conductor. 8 p.m. Jan. 22. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $30-$52 . (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Louisville Orchestra: Verdi Requiem, featuring Jorge Mester, conductor. 10:30 a.m. Jan. 28, 8 p.m. Jan. 29. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Brilliant Beethoven, featuring John Nelson, conductor, and Imogen Cooper, piano. 11 a.m. Jan. 29, 8 p.m. Jan. 30. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

The Opera Show. 8 p.m. Jan. 29. Procter & Gamble Hall, 650 Walnut St., Cincinnati. $35-$48. (513) 621-2787. www.cincinnatiarts.org.

■ 8 p.m. Feb. 5. Norton Center for the Arts Newlin Hall, 625 W. Walnut St., Danville. $30-$60. 1-877-448-7469. www.nortoncenter.com.

Lexington Philharmonic PB&J Series: Ashland Trio. 11 a.m. Jan. 30. Beaumont Centre Family YMCA, 3251 Beaumont Centre Circle, Lexington. $5 advance, $6 at door. (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Schuyler Robinson, pipe organ. 12:10 p.m. Feb. 3. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: I Like Tchaik, featuring Pinchas Steinberg, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 4, 8 p.m. Feb. 6. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Moscow State Radio Symphony. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $30-$25. (859) 257-4929. www.uky.edu/scfa.

Master Concert Series: Asbury College Chorale. 3:30 p.m. Feb. 12. Asbury College, 1 Macklem Drive, Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Rebecca Teague, voice recital. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12. Asbury College Akers Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. www.asbury.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Picasso for the Ears, featuring Paavo Järvi, conductor, and Radu Lupu, piano. 8 p.m. Feb. 12, 8 p.m. Feb. 13. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Lexington Philharmonic MasterClassics: Arnaud Sussmann, violin, and Scott Terrell, conductor. 8 p.m. Feb. 12. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $30-$52 . (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Artist Series: Les Violins du Roy (The King's Violins). 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Louisville Orchestra: Dvorak New World, featuring Joyce Yang, piano, and Jorge Mester, conductor. 10:30 a.m. Feb. 18, 8 p.m. Feb. 18. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Louisville Orchestra: Magic of Music: Joyce Yang, piano. Noon Feb. 19. Hunting Creek Country Club, 6807 Foxcroft Rd., Prospect. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: String Fever, featuring Paavo Järvi, conductor, and Janine Jansen, violin. 8 p.m. Feb. 19, 8 p.m. Feb. 20. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

UK Symphony Orchestra: Rite of Spring, featuring Sarah Chang, violin, and John Nardolillo, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $25-$32. (859) 257-4929. www.singletarytickets.com.

Cirque de la Symphonie with Louisville Orchestra. 8 p.m. Feb. 20. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. $25-$75. (502) 584-7777. www.kentuckycenter.org.

Moscow State Symphony. 7 p.m. Feb. 23. Paramount Arts Center, 1300 Winchester Ave., Ashland. $35-$38.

Louisville Orchestra: Nightlights: Weddings. 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Asbury College Winter Concert. 8:30 p.m. Feb. 26. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Central Kentucky Concert Band: Blow Gabriel Blow, featuring John Harrison Bryant, trumpet. 3 p.m. Feb. 28. Transylvania University Haggin Auditorium, 300 N. Broadway, Lexington. Free. www.ckcb.org.

EKU Symphony Orchestra. 8 p.m. March 1. Eastern Kentucky University Brock Auditorium, 521 Lancaster Ave., Richmond. Free. (859) 622-3266. www.music.eku.edu.

Brian Hunt, pipe organ. 12:10 p.m. March 3. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Louisville Orchestra: Schumann 2, featuring Bion Tsang, cello, and Scott Yoo, guest conductor. 10:30 a.m. March 4, 8 p.m. March 5. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Louisville Orchestra: Magic of Music: Scott Yoo, conductor & Bion tsang, cello. Noon March 5. The Louisville Boat Club, 4200 River Rd., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Lexington Philharmonic MasterClassics: Anne-Marie McDermott, piano, and Scott Terrell, conductor. 8 p.m. March 5. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $30-$52 . (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

UK Chamber Percussion Group. 7:30 p.m. March 11. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/scfa.

Die Fledermaus. By UK Opera Theatre. 7:30 p.m. March 11, 7:30 p.m. March 12, 7:30 p.m. March 13. Lexington Opera House, 401 W. Short St., Lexington. $34 adults, $30 seniors, $27 UK faculty/staff, $12 students, $10 children; $25 group rate. www.singletarytickets.com.

Chamber Music Recital. 11 a.m. March 12. Asbury College Akers Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Magnifique, featuring Paavo Järvi, conductor, and Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano. 8 p.m. March 12, 8 p.m. March 13, 3 p.m. March 14. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Lexington Philharmonic PB&J Series: Drum Circle. 11 a.m. March 13. Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning, 251 W. Second St., Lexington. $5 advance, $6 at door. (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Cathedral Concert Series: A Musical Celebration of J.S. Bach's 325th Birthday. 3 p.m. March 14. Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, 1140 Madison Ave., Covington. Free. www.covcathedral.com.

Lexington Philharmonic Discovery Series: Peter and the Wolf, featuring Lexington Ballet. 10 a.m. March 17, 11:30 a.m. March 17. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $5.50 at 10 a.m., $4.50 at 11:30 a.m. (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Louisville Orchestra: Nightlights: Wabbits. 6:30 p.m. March 18. W.L. Lyons Brown Theatre, 315 W. Broadway, Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: International Intrigue, featuring Arild Remmereit, conductor, and Stefan Jackiw, violin. 11 a.m. March 19, 8 p.m. March 20. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Louisville Orchestra: Bartók Concerto for Orchestra, featuring Jack Griffin, viola, and Jorge Mester, conductor. 10:30 a.m. March 25, 8 p.m. March 26. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Musical Seduction, featuring Paavo Järvi, conductor, and Truls Mørk, cello. 7:30 p.m. March 25, 11 a.m. March 26, 8 p.m. March 27. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Louisville Orchestra orKIDStra: Carnival of the Animals with The Underground Railroad Theater. 11 a.m. March 27. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Big Band Blast IV. 7:30 p.m. March 27. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/scfa.

Manhattan Piano Trio. 3 p.m. March 28. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $22 adults, $7.50 students, Free for UK students. www.singletarytickets.com.

Master Concert Series: Women's Choir. 3:30 p.m. April 2. Asbury College, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

UK Sax Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. April 7. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/scfa.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Russian Giants, featuring Ludovic Morlot, conductor, and Gabriela Montero, piano. 11 a.m. April 9, 8 p.m. April 10. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

The Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. 3 p.m. April 11. Norton Center for the Arts, 625 W. Walnut St., Danville. $20-$50. 1-877-448-7469. www.nortoncenter.com.

Enso String Quartet. 7:30 p.m. April 11. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $22 adults, $7.50 students, Free for UK students. www.singletarytickets.com.

UK Jazz Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. April 13. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/scfa.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Leaps and Bounds, featuring Mark Wigglesworth, conductor; Timothy Lees, violin; and Alisa Weilers, cello. 8 p.m. April 16, 8 p.m. April 17. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Lexington Philharmonic MasterClassics: Nadja Salerno Sonnenberg, violin, and Scott Terrell, conductor. 8 p.m. April 17. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. TBA. (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Roman Holiday, featuring Paavo Järvi, conductor, and Isabelle van Keulen, viola. 11 a.m. April 23, 8 p.m. April 24, 3 p.m. April 25. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Sounds of Stage and Screen. 7:30 p.m. April 23. Asbury College Hughes Auditorium, 1 Macklem Dr., Wilmore. Free. www.asbury.edu.

Lexington Philharmonic PB&J Series: Woodwind Quintet. 11 a.m. April 24. McConnell Springs, 416 Rebmann Ln., Lexington. $5 advance, $6 at door. (859) 233-4226. www.lexphil.org.

Louisville Orchestra: Magic of Music: Arturo Sandoval, trumpet. 11 a.m. April 24. Vincenzo's, 150 S. Fifth St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

UK Symphony Orchestra: Berlioz Requiem Annual Scholarship Benefit, featuring John Nardolillo, conductor, and UK Choirs. 7:30 p.m. April 24. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. $5-$20. (859) 257-4929. www.singletarytickets.com.

Louisville Orchestra: Season Finale, featuring Arturo Sandoval, trumpet, and Jorge Mester, conductor. 8 p.m. April 24. The Kentucky Center, 501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 587-8681. www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Cathedral Concert Series: Gala Musical Tribute to Eugene Englert and Robert Schaffer. 3 p.m. April 25. Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, 1140 Madison Ave., Covington. Free. www.covcathedral.com.

EKU Clarinet Choir. 8 p.m. April 27. Eastern Kentucky University Gifford Theatre, 521 Lancaster Ave., Richmond. Free. (859) 622-3266. www.music.eku.edu.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Three's a Charm, featuring John Storgards, conductor; Baiba Skride, violin; Jan Vogler, cello; Lauma Skride, piano. 8 p.m. April 30, 8 p.m. May 1. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

Central Kentucky Concert Band: Kitten on the Keys, featuring Ryan Shirar, piano. 3 p.m. May 2. Lexington Opera House, 401 W. Short St., Lexington. Free. www.ckcb.org.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Come Full Circle, featuring Paavo Järvi, conductor, and Alexander Toradze, piano. 7:30 p.m. May 6, 8 p.m. May 8. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $25-$105. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

UK Big Band Showcase. 7:30 p.m. May 14. UK Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose St., Lexington. Free. www.uky.edu/scfa.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Pops: Pops Goes Vegas. 8 p.m. May 28, 8 p.m. May 29, 3 p.m. May 30. Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm St., Cincinnati. $10-$93. (513) 381-3300. www.cincinnatisymphony.org.

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