May: Five Can’t-Miss First Friday Art Events

It’s fine to hit the downtown First Friday Trolley Hop without a plan. Park, wander in and out of galleries, grab a drink or dinner with friends and hop a TARC trolley from one end of downtown to the next and back—you’re sure to find something to catch your eye or ears. But with so […]

Bourbon Baroque Pays Tribute to the Races at Free Friday Concert

If you hear the church bells ringing at St. John’s on East Market Street during Friday night’s Trolley Hop, consider it your call to post. The bells will ring about a minute before each short concert by Louisville’s Bourbon Baroque ensemble. There will be two 30-minute performances, at 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. Bourbon Baroque stages […]

Baroque Ensemble Nurtures Art Form in Louisville

These days many arts organizations have their sights set on surviving the economic recession. But, even now, one relatively new group in Louisville is just getting started. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer reports. In a house in Louisville’s Highland’s neighborhood, several musicians in their 20s are playing music by the 18th century Italian composer Luigi Boccherini. At […]