• Opening Night: Rapture

    The first note of the 2016-2017 season makes an exhilarating start in Rapture. Contemporary American composer Christopher Rouse’s ecstatic Rapture ushers in an evening of lush tonal explorations. Barber’s emotional Violin Concerto comes to life in the hands of 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grantee and Kentucky-born violinist Tessa Lark. Purchase tickets!

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    The Lexington Philharmonic’s 2016-17 season is built on the collaborative and aspirational force of the human spirit, one that inspires reflection, ecstasy and intensity. View the exciting new season here!

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Behind the Scenes of Beethoven 5: Program Notes & Artist Bio

LexPhil pulls out all the stops for the final concert of the season with Beethoven’s magnum opus, Symphony No. 5! Presented with John Adam’s buoyant Lollapalooza and Guilmant’s majestic Organ Symphony No.1 with renowned organist Paul Jacobs, Beethoven 5 is an unforgettable close to LexPhil’s ...Read More

Young Composers Chosen for Participation in LexPhil’s New Music Experiment

LEXINGTON, KY – The Lexington Philharmonic’s New Music Experiment, in partnership with the Central Kentucky Youth Orchestras, fosters the next generation of talent by offering young composers the opportunity to receive feedback from professional conductors and musicians, and hear their compositions performed.

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LexPhil Travels to New Worlds with a World Premiere, Percussion Concerto, and Dvorak’s Masterpiece

The Lexington Philharmonic celebrates modern masters and classic masterpieces at New Worlds on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 7:30 pm at Singletary Center for the Arts. The concert unites the music of one of the most exciting composers of our time,...Read More

Lexington Philharmonic announces its 2016-2017 season

LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 31, 2016) –The Lexington Philharmonic proudly announces it’s 2016-2017 season.LexPhil’s 55th Season celebrates music as the collaborative force of the human spirit that inspires reflection, ecstasy and profundity. LexPhil...Read More

Behind the Scenes of New Worlds: Program Notes & Artist Bios

Journey to New Worlds with the World Premiere of LexPhil’s commission by Israeli composer, Avner Dorman, as part of the 2015-2016 Saykaly Garbulinska Composer-in-Residence Program. In addition, LexPhil will perform Avner Dorman’s Frozen in Time featuring 22-year old percussion phenom Simone Rubino front and...Read More