The Lexington Philharmonic

2013-2014 Season

Symphony Partner: FIFTH THIRD BANK
Crescendo Partner: ANTHEM BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD
Inside the Score Partner: TEMPUR SEALY INTERNATIONAL, INC.

Revolution!

September 20, 2013
7:30 pm, Singletary Center for the Arts
Premium Concert Partner: HILLIARD LYONS
Ovation Partner: HILTON LEXINGTON SUITES

SHOSTAKOVICH, Festive Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY, Violin Concerto
Caroline Goulding, violin
ADAM SCHOENBERG, American Symphony (Composer-in-Residence)
TCHAIKOVSKY, 1812 Overture)

The 2013-2014 season begins with an evening of contemporary and classical works in Revolution! Joined by vibrant violin soloist, Caroline Goulding, LexPhil presents a magical opening night featuring Shostakovich's Festive Overture, Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto and 1812 Overture, and Adam Schoenberg's American Symphony.

Fantasy

November 15, 2013
7:30 pm, Singletary Center for the Arts
Concert Partner: LARRY AND CAROL BEACH
Ovation Partner: FROST BROWN TODD LLC

HUMPERDINCK, Suite from Hansel and Gretel
SAINT-SAËNS, Carnival of the Animals
Sonya and Elizabeth Schumann, piano
STRAVINSKY, Petrushka

Adventure through folklore and fairytales in Fantasy. Sonya and Elizabeth Schumann, piano soloists, join LexPhil in this imaginative performance of Saint-Saëns' Carnival of the Animals, Humperdinck's Suite from Hansel and Gretel, and Stravinsky's Petrushka.

Messiah

December 7, 2013
7:30 pm, The Cathedral of Christ the King

HANDEL, Messiah
Sydney Mancasola, soprano
Caleb Barnes, countertenor
Javier Abreu, tenor
Donovan Singletary, bass-baritone

And Lexington Chamber Chorale

Celebrate the holidays with the baroque classic, Handel's Messiah. Lexington Chamber Chorale, guest soloists and LexPhil return to The Cathedral of Christ the King to carry on this Lexington tradition!

Love

February 14, 2014
7:30 pm, Singletary Center for the Arts
Premium Concert Partner: UK HEALTHCARE
Guest Artist Partner: THE BLUEGRASS COMPLEX OF WELLS FARGO ADVISORS, LLC, SIPC

ARGENTO, Valentino Dances
RODRIGO, Concierto de Aranjuez
Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar
MENDELSSOHN, A Midsummer Night's Dream
Women's choirs from Asbury University and guest soloists/ narrator

Delight in the sinfully sweet music of guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas in LexPhil's Valentine's Day concert, Love. Experience the lush sounds of Argento's Valentino Dances, Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez and Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream featuring women's choirs from Asbury University and guest soloists/ narrator.

Gold Rush

March 14, 2014
7:30 pm, Singletary Center for the Arts
Concert Partner: CENTRAL BANK
Ovation Partner: BINGHAM GREENEBAUM DOLL LLP

CHAPLIN: The Gold Rush

Watch and listen as LexPhil presents Charlie Chaplin's silent film The Gold Rush with Chaplin's original 1942 Academy-Award nominated music! Come early to capture the evening with a print from the shooting frenzy live action photobooth in the lobby! Sport your finest bowler hats and Chaplin-inspired fashions to enter to win a subscription for LexPhil's 2014-2015 season!

Saykaly Garbulinska Composer-in-Residence World Premiere

April 11, 2014
7:30 pm, Singletary Center for the Arts
Guest Artist Partner: STITES & HARBISON
Ovation Partner: KENTUCKY BANK

MOZART, Symphony No. 35 "Haffner"
ADAM SCHOENBERG, World Premiere
Composer-in-Residence
DVORÁK, Cello Concerto in b minor, Op. 104
Narek Hakhnazaryan, cello

Discover modern masters and hear the debut of LexPhil's commission by award-winning Composer-in-Residence Adam Schoenberg. Watch as 2011 Tchaikovsky Competition winner Narek Haknazaryan, cello, commands the stage with Dvorák's iconic Cello Concerto in b minor, Op. 104. LexPhil shines in Mozart's Symphony No. 35 "Haffner" to close the evening.

Beethoven 9

May 16, 2014
7:30 pm, Singletary Center for the Arts
Guest Artist Partner: YEARY GROUP, MERRILL LYNCH
Ovation Partner: LANDRUM & SHOUSE LLP

DEBUSSY, Claire de Lune
GOLIJOV, Three Songs for Soprano and Orchestra
Jennifer Zetlan, soprano
BEETHOVEN, Symphony No. 9
Jennifer Zetlan, soprano; Allegra De Vita, mezzo-soprano; Brenton Ryan, tenor; David Williams, baritone; and Lexington Singers, Lexington Chamber Chorale, Kentucky Bach Chorale

The 2013-2014 season closes with timeless masterworks in Beethoven 9. Debussy's Claire de Lune and Golijov's Three Songs for Soprano and Orchestra featuring soprano Jennifer Zetlan, prepare the stage for Beethoven's famous Symphony No. 9 featuring guest soloists, and a mass chorus combining members of the Lexington Singers, Lexington Chamber Chorale, and Kentucky Bach Choir.