The Kentucky Center and KMEA present

Gheens Great Expectations Concert

Wednesday, February 8th @ 6:30 PM

Show Description

Gheens Great Expectations Concert

Double Debut, Double Orchestra!

featuring violinist Melissa White
and a side-by-side performance of The Louisville Orchestra
and Louisville Youth Orchestra
conducted by Deanna Tham 

Program to include works by Verdi, Bruch, and Bernstein

Versatile violinist Melissa White has collaborated with distiguished artists such as Itzhak Perlman, Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke, and Bruno Mars. Ms. White is a founding member of the esteemed Harlem Quartet.

Deanna Tham is the newly appointed Music Director of the Louisville Youth Orchestra, having previously served as Music Director of the Boise Philharmonic Youth Orchestra and conductor for the Boise Philharmonic, Ballet Idaho, and Opera Idaho. Tham's work with top musicians and teachers from around the world has been featured on National Public Radio.

Made possible with generous support from the Gheens Foundation, with additional support from Kentucky Music Educators Association, WUOL 90.5 and from Dr. Layman Gray and Julie Gray.

Show Details

  • Location: The Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St - GET DIRECTIONS
  • Date(s): Wednesday, February 8th @ 6:30 PM
  • Ages: All ages
  • Price: FREE and open to the public. No tickets required
  • Running Time: Approximately 1 hour
  • Access Services: Accessible Seating, Assistive Listening System
    502-566-5111 (V) or 502-566-5140 (TTY)?
    • Wheelchair Accessible
    • Hearing