Concert Talks

Learn more about the Coffee/Classics concerts with our knowledgeable hosts and special guests. Presenters share insight into each concert program through stories that illuminate the fascinating world of music. Concert Talks take place one hour prior to Coffee/Classics concerts.

Beyond the Hall

Explore the links below as well as curriculum guides to learn and discover new ways to connect with music and advocate for music.

Orchestral music history timeline chart
Link to Coffee Concert Guides

Out and About

Our outstanding Louisville Orchestra musician ensembles are out and about throughout the community! Come and experience their musical artistry showcased in a chamber ensemble in a variety of venues.

Neighborhood Series

Join the LO at the Paul W. Ogle Center at Indiana University Southeast as we continue this series connecting neighborhoods throughout our community.

Music Without Borders

Can’t get to downtown Louisville? That’s okay because we will come to you! The LO continues to expand our musical journey through a variety of neighborhoods in unique and unexpected spaces throughout greater Louisville.

Teddy About Town

LO Music Director Teddy Abrams is talking (and sometimes playing) music, leadership, community and all things Louisville Orchestra. Dates for upcoming community engagements featuring Teddy Abrams coming soon!

Composer Digest

Learn more about composers including links to some of their most popular works.

Community Partnerships

The Louisville Orchestra partners with a variety of community, health and education organizations to provide opportunities for all ages and abilities to enjoy our music and our musicians.

The LO continues our long-standing partnership with the Heuser Hearing & Language Academy supported by the Wood Foundation. This partnership provides musicians on a monthly basis to introduce children ages 3-5 to musical instruments along with a music therapist.

Arts and Healing

The LO is also partnering with healthcare organizations to provide LO musicians to perform in public spaces. Begun in 2015/16 and supported by the Kentucky One Healthcare Foundation and Norton Healthcare Foundation, LO musicians have performed at designated locations at a variety of sites through these healthcare networks.