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January 2018

COFFEE: TCHAIKOVSKY VIOLIN CONCERTO

Friday, January 12, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States
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FRI 12 JAN :: This concert features two masterpieces of radiant beauty. Finnish composer Jean Sibelius thought of his Symphony No. 7 as a "symphonic fantasy" and uses a theme he called "Where the Stars Dwell" that he repurposed from a tone poem that he never completed.  Tchaikovsky's extraordinary violin concerto, a work remarkable beauty with both tenderness and fire, resulted from his disastrous one-year marriage. A true "silver lining." JEAN SIBELIUS:  Symphony No. 7 (in one movement) PYOTR TCHAIKOVSKY:…

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February 2018

COFFEE: WAR + PEACE

Friday, February 2, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States
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FRI 02 FEB :  Themes of heroism, bravery, lost companions and even life and death come together in a dramatic and moving program. SAMUEL BARBER:  Adagio for Strings MAURICE RAVEL: La Valse  VAUGHAN WILLIAMS:  Dona Nobis Pacem TEDDY ABRAMS, conductor Series Sponsored by Hilliard Lyons Series Presented by Treyton Oak Towers Coffee provided courtesy of Heine Bros.

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COFFEE: THE PLANETS

Friday, February 23, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States
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FRI 23 FEB ::  A breathtaking HD video presentation of images from NASA rovers and satellites with computer-driven graphics that bring the awe-inspiring music a new, mind-boggling dimension. JAMES BECKEL:  Toccata for Orchestra GUSTAV HOLST:  The Planets THOMAS WILKINS, conductor Series Sponsored by Hilliard Lyons Series Presented by Treyton Oak Towers Coffee provided courtesy of Heine Bros.

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April 2018

Coffee: PLAY: Festival of American Music 2

Friday, April 6, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States
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FRI 06 APR  ::  Andrew Norman's Play, the 2017 Grawemeyer competition winner, is being talked about as the most important new work of our time. JULIA WOLFE:  riSE and fLy ANDREW NORMAN: Play, Level 1 MICHAEL GORDON:  Natural History GABRIEL GLOBUS-HOENICH, percussionist Native American Ensemble TEDDY ABRAMS, conductor Series Sponsored by Hilliard Lyons Series Presented by Treyton Oak Towers Coffee provided courtesy of Heine Bros.

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COFFEE: BEETHOVEN PIANO CONCERTO

Friday, April 27, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States
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FRI 27 APR :: Pianist and composer Andrew Hsu makes his debut with the Louisville Orchestra performing a masterpiece. Plus we welcome guest conductor Courtney Lewis who is music director of the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. Lewis will lead the LO in selected movements from the intensely personal symphony. LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN:  Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 4 ROBERT SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 2 in C Major (selected movements) ANDREW HSU, piano COURTNEY LEWIS, conductor Series Sponsored by Hilliard Lyons Series…

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May 2018

COFFEE: THE RITE OF SPRING

Friday, May 11, 2018 @ 11:00 am
Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States
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FRI 11 MAY ::  Two explosive and dramatic works will showcase the power of the Louisville Orchestra as Teddy Abrams closes the season with these 20th-century masterpieces. RICHARD STRAUSS:  Also sprach Zarathustra IGOR STRAVINSKY: The Rite of Spring ("Le Sacre du printemps") TEDDY ABRAMS, conductor Series Sponsored by Hilliard Lyons Series Presented by Treyton Oak Towers Coffee provided courtesy of Heine Bros.

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