Calendar of Events

September 25, 2013

The 75th Anniversary Tribute to Benny Goodman

NYC jazz clarinetist and Benny Goodman alumnus Ken Peplowski is featured with the highly acclaimed Capitol Center Jazz Orchestra to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Benny Goodman’s historical 1938 Jazz concert at New York City’s famed Carnegie Hall. This revolutionary performance claimed a new place for jazz on the American cultural scene and has come to be seen as the …

Start: September 25, 2013 7:00 pm
End: September 25, 2013 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

International Film Festival: Orphée at the KY Theatre

Jean Cocteau’s 1950 magical cinematic excursion, Orphée, casts the mythic figure afloat in dream-like cinematography and musings on the darker obsessive side of creativity.  Starring Cocteau’s partner Jean Marais and set in Paris’ post-WWII Left Bank, the film includes a stunning array of brilliant, albeit simple, special effects and amazing camera trickery. www.kentuckytheatre.com

Start: September 25, 2013 7:15 pm
End: September 25, 2013 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Theater
Phone: (859) 231-6997
Address:
214 East Main St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Blues Jam Night at Cheapside

Every Wednesday, Cheapside presents Blues Jam Night. So bring your instrument and yourself, sign up and join the band…

Start: September 25, 2013 8:00 pm
End: September 25, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Cheapside Bar & Grill
Address:
131 Cheapside St., Lexington, KY, United States

The Great Gatsby Jazz Funk Odyssey at Natasha’s Bistro

The Great Gatsby Jazz Funk Odyssey is a 4-man collective of Western Kentucky musicians whose vintage style is an homage to the wonderful musical creativity that was developed in the late 60s and 70s as well as their classy style of dress which is a take from the classic novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald. www.beetnik.com  for reservations.  

Start: September 25, 2013 9:00 pm
End: September 25, 2013 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $5

Wild Leaves/ Warren Byrom/ Garland Buckeye at Al’s Sidecar

Brooklyn folk-rock group, Wild Leaves will bring their sun-drenched harmonies to Al’s Sidecar alongside locals Warren Byrom and Garland Buckeye. Formed in 2011 after five long-time friends moved from their homes in Ohio to Brooklyn, New York, Wild Leaves has become a staple in the Brooklyn folk-music scene.  The music draws its sonic influences from The Byrds, Graham Nash, Townes …

Start: September 25, 2013 10:00 pm
End: September 25, 2013 10:00 pm
Venue: Al's Bar
Address:
601 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States