Show Description

The Kentucky Center and KMEA present
Gheens Great Expectations Concert 2018

Featuring The Louisville Orchestra, the Louisville Youth Orchestra and Gheens artists Nicholas Recktenwald, Spur of the Moment jazz quintet, and conductor Doug Elmore.

Congo del fugo Neuvo by Artur Marquez
(LO and LYO side-by-side)

Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra (first movement) by John Addison
(LO and Nicholas Recktenwald, soloist)

A Night in Tunisia by Dizzy Gillespie, arranged by Gabriel Evens
(LO and Spur of the Moment Jazz Quintet)

Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Mussorgsky, orchestrated by Maurice Ravel (LO and LYO Side-by-Side).

SPECIAL FEATURE: The performance of the Pictures at an Exhibition will include projection of images of the five prize winners in a statewide Inspired by Music Art Contest.  We will also have an exhibit of the prize winners and honorable mention art work in the Mary Anderson Room at 6:15-6:45 and immediately after the concert at 7:30-8:30 PM.

This concert is made possible with generous support from the Gheens Foundation, with additional support from Kentucky Music Educators Association, 90.5 WUOL Classical Louisville and from Dr. Laman Gray and Juliet Cooper Gray.

Show Details

  • Location: The Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St - GET DIRECTIONS
  • Date(s): Wednesday, February 7th @ 6:30 PM
  • Ages: All ages
  • Price: Free and open to the public. No tickets required. 
  • Running Time: 1 hour
  • Access Services: Accessible Seating, Assistive Listening System
    502-566-5111 (V) or 502-566-5140 (TTY)?
    • Wheelchair Accessible
    • Hearing