November 12, 2010 - 4:42pm
Experience the classic Hitchcock film brought to life this Saturday at the Louisville Palace.
When Alfred Hitchcock chose Bernard Herrmann to compose the music for his take on a low-budget thriller, the effect was impeccable. It's hard to forget the screeching violin that accompanied the inconic "Shower Scene," or the hard knocking persistence of the film's opening theme. This...
November 2, 2010 - 10:23pm
The Louisville Orchestra opens its new season of NiteLites concerts with Vienna this weekend.
Sure, everyone remembers Falco's Rock Me, Amadeus. And if you're are under 50 and deny it, you're lying. What they may not recall, however, is the follow-up single that prevented the German crooner from being a one-hit wonder in the United States.
October 27, 2010 - 5:19pm
The Louisville Orchestra will present music from Brahms and Mahler at Whitney Hall this Friday night, Oct. 29, at 8:00 p.m. Soprano Hana Park will be a featured visting artist.
The Louisville Orchestra presents its next evening concert in the Classics Series Friday, October 29 at 8:00 p.m. This year has celebrated the great cities of classical music and the focus for Friday night at Whitney Hall is Vienna.
October 13, 2010 - 5:17pm
by Lou
Enjoy waltzing, Vienna-style and wine, women and dance this month.
This article appeared in the October 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com. Waltzing Vienna-Style
September 28, 2010 - 9:00am
The Louisville Orchestra presents a special program of music this Friday, honoring our city's place in modern classical music history, as documented in the film, Music Makes a City, now playing in New York.
The fledgling Louisville Orchestra made a name for itself in the beginning by its commitment to commissioning new works by contemporary composers from around the world – part of a rich history that was the subject of the just-released documentary, Music Makes A City (see the NY Times review; the...