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August 12, 2015

Adron at Natasha’s Bistro

Adron is rapidly being recognized as one of the most uniquely gifted songwriters and vocalists of this generation. Named Best Songwriter of 2012 by the Atlanta-based arts and culture magazine Creative Loafing, she has managed to unite audiences from wildly far-flung backgrounds, age groups and subcultural scenes with her universally communicative and infectious music. In a style nearly impossible to …

Start: August 12, 2015 9:00 pm
End: August 12, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8

August 13, 2015

Ben Lacy Trio at Parlay Social

Ben Lacy is a Lexington guitar virtuoso and will be joined singer Corey Cross. www.parlaysocial.com

Start: August 13, 2015 8:00 pm
End: August 13, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Parlay Social
Phone: (859) 244-1932
Address:
257 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, United States

August 14, 2015

Picnic with The Pops: Night on Bourbon Street: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong feat Wycliffe Gordon at The Keene Barn

Visit the sounds of New Orleans jazz with trombonist, composer, and vocalist Wycliffe Gordon at Picnic with the Pops presents: Night on Bourbon Street with Wycliffe Gordon and his International All-Stars!  The joy and spontaneity of the music of the late, great Louis Armstrong and other jazz legends will be recreated at this Lexington summer tradition.  Gates at 6:00pm, show …

Start: August 14, 2015 6:00 pm
End: August 14, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Keeneland
Address:
4201 Versailles Road, Select a Country:

August 14, 2015 – August 15, 2015

Picnic with the Pops “Night on Bourbon Street: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong” at The Meadow at Keene Barn

Started by a former Lexington mayor in 1980, Picnic with the Pops has grown into a beloved outdoor concert event held annually each August,  featuring the Lexington Philharmonic along with a special guest artist every year. This year’s guest event will feature acclaimed jazz trombonist Wycliffe Gordon and his International All-Stars performing a tribute to Louis Armstrong. Taking place in …

Start: August 14, 2015 7:00 pm
End: August 15, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Keeneland
Address:
4201 Versailles Road, Select a Country:

August 21, 2015

Special Session at Natasha’s Bistro

Special Session combines smooth jazz, funk, old school R&B, blues and jazz standards for a soulful and special listening experience. www.beetnik.com

Start: August 21, 2015 9:00 pm
End: August 21, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $5

August 28, 2015

Jazz on The Porch Series at Talon Winery

Talon Winery and Vineyard’s Jazz series invites guests to bring a picnic and a blanket or lawn chairs to this free monthly concert.  June 28: Jazz 5 July 26: Westbrook Trio August 30: Baja Yetis September 27: Dan Brock and Friends

Start: August 28, 2015 3:00 pm
End: August 28, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Talon Winery
Address:
7086 Tates Creek Road , KY, United States

October 1, 2015

Chick Corea/ Bela Fleck at the EKU Center for The Arts

Two legends from different musical worlds, pianist Chick Corea and banjo player Béla Fleck are two of the most gifted and adventurous improvisers in music history. “As a duo,” says NPR, “Fleck and Corea combine a variety of musical styles and flavors—from blues to bluegrass, from classical to country.” www.ekucenter.com for tickets.

Start: October 1, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 1, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States

October 30, 2015

The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra featuring Diane Schuur at Norton Center for The Arts

This monumental concert reunites the world’s greatest jazz orchestra with a legendary vocalist in recognition of their combined Grammy win for “Diane Schuur and The Count Basie Orchestra.” In the history of Jazz music, Count Basie has the distinction of having his orchestra still performing sold out concerts all over the world, even nearly 30 years after his passing. Pianist …

Start: October 30, 2015 8:00 pm
End: October 30, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Norton Center for the Arts
Address:
625 West Walnut Street, Danville, KY, United States
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