Kentucky Events

Music

See our Arts Links page for links to Kentucky arts organizations, performing companies, and venues.

Thursday Night Live

Admission is free.
DATES: Thursdays at 5:30-7:30 pm
LOCATION: Fifth Third Pavilion at Cheapside Park, Lexington

The Bardstown Opry

DATES: Fridays at 7:30-10:00 pm
LOCATION: Blue Grass Entertainment and Exposition Complex, Bardstown
INFO: (859) 336-9839

Freedom Riders Concert

Tickets: $25; seating is limited. Call 859-986-3192. Sponsored by the Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen to raise money for the KGAC Visual Arts Academy. Also features a light buffet, door prizes and a silent auction.
DATES: Aug. 23, 6:30 pm
LOCATION: The Churchill Building (formerly Churchill Weavers), Berea

Kentucky Symphony Orchestra: Anderson, Hayman & Mancini: POPS, Inc

Free, but donations encouraged. The park-and-ride shuttle from Covington Catholic, 1600 Dixie Highway, runs from 6-7:30 p.m. and returns after the concerts. Cost is $1 each way.
DATES: Aug. 30, 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Devou Park Bandshell, 1700 Montague Road, Covington

Lyle Lovett and His Large Band

DATE: Thursday, Sept. 4, 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Eastern Kentucky University Center for the Arts, Richmond

Asbury University Artist Series: Christopher Parkening

Christopher Parkening, classical guitarist, presents his life story at 10 a.m. in Hughes Auditorium and offers a Master Class at 2 p.m. in Akers Auditorium.
DATES: Friday, Sept. 5
LOCATION: Asbury University, Wilmore

Tommy Emmanuel

DATE: Thursday, Sept. 25, 7:30 pm
LOCATION: The Kentucky Center, Bomhard Theater, Louisville

Louisville Chorus—Dubois: Seven Last Words of Christ

Tickets: $20 general, $15 seniors, $5 students.
DATE: Sunday, Oct. 26, 4 pm
LOCATION: St. Brigid Catholic Church, 1520 Hepburn Ave., Louisville

The Milk Carton Kids and Sarah Jarosz

DATE: Thursday, Oct. 30, 8 pm
LOCATION: The Kentucky Center, Bomhard Theater, Louisville

Asbury University Artist Series: Raffi Besalyn, Concert Pianist

DATES: Friday, Nov. 7, 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Asbury University, Akers Auditorium, Wilmore

Louisville Chorus—Christmas Wonderland

Tickets: $20 general, $15 seniors, $5 students.
DATE: Saturday, Dec. 6, 6 pm
LOCATION: St. Mary's Catholic Church, 415 E. Eighth St., New Albany, Indiana

Louisville Chorus—Christmas at Immaculate Conception

Tickets: $20 general, $15 seniors, $5 students.
DATE: Sunday, Dec. 7, 4 pm
LOCATION: Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, LaGrange

Louisville Chorus—Christmas at St Brigid

Tickets: $20 general, $15 seniors, $5 students.
DATE: Sunday, Dec. 14, 4 pm
LOCATION: St. Brigid Catholic Church, 1520 Hepburn Ave., Louisville

Louisville Chorus—Musique Romantique

Tickets: $125 per person, advanced reservations only.
DATE: Saturday, Feb. 14, 6 pm
LOCATION: The Seelbach Hilton Grand Ballroom, Louisville

Asbury University Artist Series: Orchid Ensemble

The Orchid Ensemble blends ancient musical instruments, the erhu and zheng, with the marimba and other percussion instruments.
DATES: Friday, Feb. 20, 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Asbury University, Hughes Auditorium, Wilmore

Organ Rock Star: Cameron Carpenter (Student Matinee)

DATES: Feb. 27, 10 am
LOCATION: Norton Center for the Arts, Newlin Hall, Danville

Louisville Chorus—Schubert: Mass in Eb and Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music

Tickets: $20 general, $15 seniors, $5 students.
DATE: Sunday, April 19, 4 pm
LOCATION: St. Boniface Catholic Church, 531 E. Liberty St., Louisville

Louisville Chorus—Chart Toppers II

Tickets: $20 general, $15 seniors, $5 students.
DATE: Sunday, May 31, 4 pm
LOCATION: Beargrass Christian Church, 4100 Shelbyville Road, Louisville

Louisville Chorus—Fanfare for the Fourth: Musical Visions of America

Tickets: $20 general, $15 seniors, $5 students.
DATE: Thursday, July 2, 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Beargrass Christian Church, 4100 Shelbyville Road, Louisville

See our Arts Links page for links to Kentucky arts organizations, performing companies, and venues.