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University of Louisville 2014 New Music Festival Welcomes Composer Bent Sørensen

Posted  October 22, 2014  by  Keith Waits

Danish composer Bent Sørensen   Entire contents copyright © 2014 by Arts-Louisville. All rights reserved. The term ‘classical music’ feels like a misnomer when it comes to contemporary composers writing new work for orchestras. Regular orchestra patrons accustomed to Bach, Mozart, and Beethoven are only rarely introduced to such fresh compositions, but the annual University […]

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Louisville Orchestra

Marching Forward: the LO Continues on the Path of Good Decisions

Posted  October 19, 2014  by  Keith Waits

Rehearsal for Carmina Burana Photo: Louisville Orchestra   Carmina Burana Louisville Orchestra Teddy Abrams, conductor Review by Chris Stewart Entire contents are copyright © 2014 Chris Stewart. All rights reserved Fall Friday nights in Kentucky elicit images of high school football games, church chili suppers, and hayrides. Even as an avid music fan, “orchestra concert” […]

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Performing Arts

For Those With Difficult Questions

Posted  October 19, 2014  by  Keith Waits

Beth Ollliges, Ben Rogers, & Emily Eader in Murder by Midnight: The Case of the Missing Identity Photo by Niles Welch.   Murder by Midnight: The Case of the Missing Identity By A.S. Waterman Directed by Niles Welch Review by Keith Waits Entire contents copyright © 2014 by Keith Waits. All rights reserved. Dr. Angus […]

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Dance

Improbable Acts of Flight and Fancy

Posted  October 16, 2014  by  Keith Waits

Kateryna Sellers in the 2013 production of Brandon Ragland’s Rumination, which is included in the current Studio Connections. Photo by David Toczko   Studio Connections Various choreographers Review by Keith Waits Entire contents copyright © 2014 by Keith Waits. All rights reserved. I love the intimacy of performances in the Louisville Ballet studios. The briefer, […]

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Louisville Orchestra

Hot Jazz With Louisville Orchestra

Posted  October 15, 2014  by  Keith Waits

Byron Stripling   Satchmo, A Tribute to Louis Armstrong Louisville Orchestra Bob Bernhardt, conductor Byron Striping, trumpet, vocals Review by Annette Skaggs Entire contents copyright © 2014 by Annette Skaggs. All rights reserved. Remember the days when you would get all gussied up with your best guy or gal and go down to the local […]

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