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  • Oboe Concerto on Friday, November 16, 2018 @ 11:00 AM, Whitney Hall
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  • Oboe Concerto on Saturday, November 17, 2018 @ 8:00 PM, Whitney Hall
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  • Location: The Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St - GET DIRECTIONS
  • Date(s): Friday, November 16th - Saturday, November 17th
  • Ages:  All ages
  • Price: Tickets start at $20.00* (Friday) and $27.00* (Saturday) *sales tax not included
  • Running Time:  Approximately 1 hour (Friday) and 2 hours (Saturday)
  • Access Services: Accessible Seating, Assistive Listening System | 502-566-5111 (V) or 502-566-5140 (TTY)?
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Louisville Orchestra presents Oboe Concerto


Ken-David Masur, the next generation of the talented Masur family (his father Kurt was a noted-conductor), is making his mark as a bold and fearless conductor whose performances as Associate Conductor with the Boston Symphony are thrilling audiences. He makes his LO debut conducting our own principal oboist as soloist.

ERIC NATHAN:  the space of a door
RICHARD STRAUSS:  Oboe Concerto
JOHANNES BRAHMS:  Serenade No. 1

Alexander Vvedenskiy, oboe
Ken-David Masur, conductor

-Friday pre-concert lecture begins at 10:00 AM in Whitney Hall hosted by Classical 90.5 WUOL.
-Saturday pre-concert lecture begins at 6:45 PM in Whitney Hall hosted by Classical 90.5 WUOL.
-Saturday the Mary Anderson Room will be open for LO donors to purchase drinks before the show and at intermission.

SCENE at the Center, our small plates eatery, offers bar and food service two hours prior to most performances in Whitney Hall and the Bomhard Theater. Kitchen service ends as the curtain rises, but beverage service will continue throughout the performances and extend through midnight on Friday and Saturday nights.