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October 26, 2014

Branford Marsalis & the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia at Singletary Center for The Arts

  Grammy Award-winning saxophonist and Tony Award nominee composer Branford Marsalis is one of the most revered instrumentalists of his time. The three-time Grammy Award winner has continued to exercise and expand his skills as an instrumentalist, a composer, and the head of Marsalis Music, the label he founded in 2002 that has allowed him to produce both his own …

Start: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: (859) 257-1706
Address:
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $25/$35/$50

October 27, 2014

Tommy Dorsey Orchestra at the Grand Theatre

Dorsey was a giant in the Big Band Era of the 1930s and ‘40s. His orchestra was considered among the best dance bands, generating a string of 17 No. 1 hits. Frank Sinatra became a superstar as vocalist for the band, and prominent musicians, including drummer Buddy Rich and trumpeter Doc Severinsen, played with the band at one time or …

Start: October 27, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 27, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Grand Theatre
Address:
308 Clair St. , Frankfort, KY, United States
Cost: $20-$30

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: October 27, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 27, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

November 3, 2014

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: November 3, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 3, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

November 5, 2014

Dan Brock & Friends at Natasha’s Bistro

Dan Brock is a Lexington jazz trumpet player fronting his own combos as well as performing with local and regional big bands such as the Bluegrass Area Jazz Ambassadors and the Lexington Brass Band and on the Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour. Among his “Friends” this month are Bill Farris, Organ and Dave Farris, Drums. The group will perform some of …

Start: November 5, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 5, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Natasha's Bistro & Bar
Phone: (859) 259-2754
Address:
112 Esplanade Alley, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

November 10, 2014

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: November 10, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 10, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

November 13, 2014

Jazz! Live at The Library at The Farish Theatre

Show #92 brings in NEA Jazz Master, Jamey Aebersold and his Quartet.  The renowned jazz educator and saxophonist from New Albany, Indiana is joined by some of the region’s finest players:  Phil DeGreg on piano, Tyrone Wheeler on Bass, and Lexington native and drummer, Jonathan Higgins. These monthly concerts are sponsored by Jamey Aebersold Jazz, and the Jazz Arts Foundation, …

Start: November 13, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 13, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

November 17, 2014

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: November 17, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 17, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

November 24, 2014

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: November 24, 2014 9:00 pm
End: November 24, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

December 1, 2014

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: December 1, 2014 9:00 pm
End: December 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

December 8, 2014

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: December 8, 2014 9:00 pm
End: December 8, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

December 9, 2014

Dopapod/ Tauk at Cosmic Charlie’s

With no regard toward stylistic boundaries, the sound that emerges from the quartet both live and in the studio is as varied and diverse as the many influences that they adapt from: Metal, groove, soul, electronic, etc. Their approach to complementing a distinct genre bending sound to top-notch musicianship is what has kept the quartet committed to evolving their unique …

Start: December 9, 2014 10:00 pm
End: December 9, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Cosmic Charlie's
Phone: (859) 309-9499
Address:
388 Woodland Ave., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $12 - $15

December 15, 2014

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: December 15, 2014 9:00 pm
End: December 15, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

December 22, 2014

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: December 22, 2014 9:00 pm
End: December 22, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

December 29, 2014

Tee Dee’s Blues & Jazz Club

Every Monday Night, Live Music 9:00 – 12:00 Recurring weekly live music and blues jam session at the best juke joint in Kentucky. Elm Tree & 2nd Street

Start: December 29, 2014 9:00 pm
End: December 29, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tee Dee's Blues & Jazz Club
Address:
Elm Tree & Second St., Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

December 31, 2014

Lexington Philharmonic New Year’s Celebration at the Lexington Opera House

  Ring in the New Year with LexPhil’s first New Year’s Eve Celebration! LexPhil ends 2014 in style in a performance with cabaret and jazz singer, Ute Lemper. At the Lexington Opera House, Ute will conjure the sultry atmosphere of the Moulin Rouge, performing the music of Edith Piaff, Gershwin, Weill, and more.   www.lexphil.org for tickets and information.   

Start: December 31, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 31, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
401 W. Short St., Lexington, KY, United States

March 12, 2015

Audra McDonald at EKU Center for The Arts

Five time Tony Award-winner Audra McDonald is unparalleled in the breadth and versatility of her artistry as both singer and actress. McDonald is blessed with a luminous soprano and an incomparable gift for dramatic truth-telling. Joined by a small ensemble, the Broadway legend will perform an intimate evening of favorite showtunes, classic songs from the movies, and original pieces from …

Start: March 12, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 12, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $40-$75