2016-2017 Season Schedule

Although, every season at The Lexington Singers is an adventure, this season, we are embarking on an exciting journey. From Madrid and Seville to Lexington to Washington, D.C. and back home again, The Singers are going to represent Lexington throughout the world. And from the bayou to Boston to Abbey Road, our music is taking a journey as well. Join us as we travel in person and in spirit!

Bourbon Bites and Blues

PrintThe Grand Reserve on Manchester
Bourbon Tasting, Appetizers, Live Auction
Lexington Singers Cabaret ensemble with live Blues band
October 21
7:00 – 10:00 p.m.

Enjoy bourbon, delicious appetizers and music in an intimate setting as Cabaret ensemble brings you the “bluesiest” tunes from the American songbook. A live auction will benefit the Singers, allowing us to continue to bring the finest choral music to Kentucky’s stages.

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Tickets: $50; Corporate Tables: $1,000

Lexington Singers Children’s Choir Fall Concert

lsccTates Creek Presbyterian Church
November 12, 2016
4:00 p.m.

Enjoy a wonderful mix of classic and modern pieces performed by our Preparatory, Intermediate, Advanced and Chamber Choirs along with our new Orff Ensemble. Come and hear our award winning choirs perform for family and friends.

Tickets are available at the door.

Symphony of Psalms with UK Wind Symphony

PrintUK Wind Symphony and the UK Chorale, featuring The Lexington Singers
Singletary Center for the Arts
November 18, 2016
7:30 p.m.

Join us for Igor Stravinsky’s 1930 choral masterwork “Symphony of Psalms.” The University of Kentucky’s outstanding Wind Symphony will feature the Singers and the UK Chorale for this unique American composition, written to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Internationally acclaimed guest conductor Tim Reynish will also lead the ensembles in a performance of Christopher Theofanidis’ stunning new work, “The Here and Now.”

Tickets: $5-$25

Collage: A Holiday Spectacular

collagePresented by University of Kentucky Choirs

Singletary Center for the Arts
December 3, 2016 2 pm and 7:30 pm
December 4, 2016 3 pm

The Lexington Singers and Lexington Singers Children’s Choir celebrate the spirit of the season alongside vocalists and musicians from the UK School of Music and the Lexington community.

Tickets: $13-$27

Handel’s Messiah

PrintSingletary Center for the Arts
December 9, 2016
7:30 p.m.

The Lexington Singers annual performance of Handel’s “Messiah” features the most musicians on one stage in central Kentucky for this baroque masterpiece. With a talented corps of guest soloists, including Lexington’s own Metropolitan Opera tenor Gregory Turay, baroque orchestra and, of course, the Singers, it is a holiday tradition you and your family will not want to miss.

Tickets: $9-$27

Thy Will Be Done

PrintFeaturing: Greg Turay and The Lexington Singers
Singletary Center for the Arts
April 2, 2017
4 p.m.

For the second consecutive year, The Lexington Singers will provide the choral backbone of Lexington composer Angela Rice’s Easter oratorio “Thy Will Be Done.” Gregory Turay to join the cast of soloists in this musical telling of the traditional Easter story.

Masterworks Series Concert

PrintKennedy Center, Washington, D.C.
April 10, 2017
Directed by Dr. Jeff Johnson

By invitation, The Lexington Singers go to Washington, D.C. to perform French composer Louis Vierne’s “Missa Solemnis.” Composed by Vierne (1870-1937) in 1899, the Singers will bring this mass to the majestic Kennedy Center.

Lexington Singers Children’s Choir Spring Concert

lsccTates Creek Presbyterian Church
May 13, 2017
3:00 p.m.

Enjoy a wonderful mix of classic and modern pieces performed by our Preparatory, Intermediate, Advanced and Chamber Choirs along with our new Orff Ensemble. Come and hear our award winning choirs perform for family and friends.

Tickets are available at the door.

Rock n Soul Pops

PrintLexington Opera House
May 20, 2017
The Lexington Singers and “The Torques”
Featuring music of the Beatles and soul music
7:30 p.m.

The British Invasion is answered by the Motown Sound as the Singers wrap up their 2016-17 season. Joining, once again, with longtime Lexington music scene favorites The Torques, we bring you an evening of Beatles and soul music. Add the outstanding young musicians of The Lexington Singers Children’s Choirs to the mix, and it’s a show you won’t want to miss.

Previously This Season:

I Love My Country

PrintJuly 3, 7:30 p.m.

The Mall at Lexington Green


The Lexington Singers will be celebrating Independence Day at Lexington Green with wonderful patriotic music, a 10 piece orchestra and a selection of breathtaking soloists. This FREE concert will be followed by fireworks. Come celebrate with us!

LSCC Choral Camp

summer camp logoJuly 11-15, 9 a.m. – noon

Central Christian Church

Register here.

Students going into 2nd to 6th grade are invited to join us for a fun and exciting week of camp! Students will learn principles of music and choral performance like rhythm, harmony and tone. Lunch will be provided and transportation is available. The week will culminate in a fun performance open to everyone!

Choral Tour of Spain

PrintSeville to Madrid
July 9-18

The Lexington Singers, no strangers to being Kentucky’s musical ambassadors to the world, will take their unique, full sound to Spain, visiting Seville, Ronda, Segovia and Madrid. The group will perform Mozart, Broadway and Spanish original music with the Orquesta Sinfonica del Aljarafe.