Diamond Jubilee: 60 Years of Musical Excellence!

2018-19 SEASON

The Lexington Singers went on a “Musical Journey” during the 2016-17 season, visiting Spain and Washington, D.C. and celebrating the music of New Orleans, France, Boston and Abbey Road, before returning “Back in My Old Kentucky Home” in the 2017-18 season with an array of musical styles from the classical oratorio “Elijah” to performing with the McLain Family Band in the Bluegrass Pops concert. This year we are proud and blessed to reach a milestone in our history as we celebrate our 60th anniversary. This 60th Diamond Jubilee Anniversary is sure to be one of our best ever, as we celebrate with our Kentucky audiences before making our season-ending performance debut in South Africa in 2019. Join us and become a part of the 60-year celebration. 60 Years and Singing and sharing wonderful music with you. Thank you for making us a part of your lives for 60 great years.

 

 

“I Love My Country”

July 1, 2018
7:30 pm
The Mall at Lexington Green

Our season opens at one of the premiere music event venues in Lexington with “I Love My Country,” a patriotic concert by the lake at the beautiful Lexington Green on the Lakeside Live Concert Series. Join us as we celebrate the home of the brave with wonderful patriotic music and a selection of breathtaking soloists. After the Singers perform on the lake, a fireworks show will light up Lexington’s skies. Come and celebrate with us during this FREE event!

This concert is free and open to the public.

 

Patriotic Jubilee & Spirituals

July 9, 2018
4:00 pm
Rosemont Baptist Church

Following on the heels of our season opening Patriotic Jubilee concert at Lexington Green, we continue the patriotic celebration of our country’s independence with our Patriotic Jubilee and Spirituals concert.

This concert is free and open to the public.

 

Brahms “Requiem”

November 4, 2018
4:00 pm
Calvary Baptist Church

Join us for one of the most beautiful masterpieces ever written as The Lexington Singers perform the sacred but non-liturgical Ein Deutsches Requiem by Johannes Brahms, a large-scale work for chorus, full orchestra, and soprano and baritone soloists. This “Requiem” features seven movements and is sung in German.

Tickets: $25-$35

Call (859) 338-9888 or email business@lexsing.com for questions  or help to order..

 

Candleight Tradition

November 15, 2018
7:00 pm
Kentucky Historical Society – Thomas D. Clark Center for History

Illuminate your holiday season with The Lexington Singers as we perform at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History to help ring in the start of Frankfort, Kentucky’s holiday season with its 38th annual Candlelight Tradition. Take a drive down to Frankfort for a piece of history and seasonal song.

For information: Contact the Kentucky Historical Society at (502) 564-1792 or contact The Lexington Singers (859) 338-9888 or email business@lexsing.com.

 

Fall Concert

Lexington Singers Children’s Choir
November 10, 2018
4:00 pm
Tates Creek Presbyterian Church

The Lexington Singers Children’s Choir features nearly 150 students
across four choirs. The Fall Concert exhibits the wonderful
work of students ranging from 5-18 years old and performing in
a variety of styles and languages. Students perform as a choir,
as soloists, as accompanists and as part of the Orff Ensemble. Tickets for this wonderful concert are $12 for adults and $7 for seniors and students.
Tickets: $7-$12.


Fall Concert



Call (859) 338-9888 or email business@lexsing.com to order tickets over the phone.

 

“Messiah: A Christmas Story”

December 7, 2018
7:30 pm
Singletary Center for the Arts

During the 2018-19 season, the Lexington Singers will present “Messiah: A Christmas Story,” selections from the time-honored Messiah by George Frideric Handel, as well as other sacred and seasonal favorites to tell the Christmas story as never before told. American tenor and Metropolitan Opera star Gregory Turay will headline the all-star cast of soloists.

Tickets: $15-$35, please call regarding group rates
Call (859) 257-4929 or visit www.singletarycenter.com to order.

 

Diamond Jubilation

60th Anniversary Commisioned Work
March 10, 2019
3:00 pm
First United Methodist Church

A highlight of our season will be a highly anticipated newly commissioned work expressly written to commemorate the landmark 60th anniversary of The Lexington Singers. This soon to be immortalized work will be presented to our Central Kentucky audiences three months before The Lexington Singers take flight to make our July 2019 performance debut in South Africa. Be among the first to witness this special commemorative work in a live performance to help commemorate and celebrate 60 years of musical excellence and sharing with audiences in Kentucky and around the world.

Tickets: $25-$35, please call regarding group rates
Call (859) 338-9888 or email business@lexsing.org.

 

Angela Rice’s “Thy Will Be Done”

Spirituals and Folk Music
April 13, 2019
7:00 pm
Centre College’s Norton Center for the Arts

Angela Rice’s Easter Oratorio chronicles the life, ministry, crucifixion, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Prior to making its March 16, 2018 Lincoln Center debut in New York City, the Lexington Singers were very much an instrumental part in chronicling the musical journey and success of Rice’s acclaimed Kentucky treasure. Lexington native, American tenor and Metropolitan Opera star Gregory Turay headlines the all-star cast of soloists and singers.

For Ticket Information, please call (859) 236-4692 or email business@lexsing.org.

 

Spring Concert

Lexington Singers Children’s Choir
May11, 2019
3:00 pm
Tates Creek Presbyterian Church

The four choirs and new Orff ensemble combine to celebrate another successful season in our year ending Spring Concert. Come out and see the kids show off their talents and their hard work. Tickets for this wonderful concert are $12 for adults and $7 for seniors and students. Tickets available at the door

Tickets: $7-$12


LSCC Spring Concert



Call (859) 338-9888 or email business@lexsing.com to order tickets over the phone.

 

Pops Jubilation

May 25, 2018
7:30 pm
The Lexington Opera House

The Lexington Singers 60th anniversary season will conclude with our ever popular Pops concert. The Pops Jubilation concert will feature a collage of soloists and ensemble numbers and the best of music from our past Pops concerts. This will most certainly fill your hearts with toe-tapping joy.

Tickets: $25-$35, please call regarding group rates
Call (859) 338-9888 or email business@lexsing.org.