Downtown Arts Center http://weku.fm en LexPhil Takes on Sultry Tango Opera http://weku.fm/post/lexphil-takes-sultry-tango-opera <p>A pair of films are restaged this weekend in <a href="http://www.woodfordtheatre.com/" target="_blank">central Kentucky</a>, one is a surprisingly <a href="http://www.lexingtonoperahouse.com/" target="_blank">new Broadway musical</a>. Also, the <a href="http://www.lexphil.org/" target="_blank">Lexington Philharmonic</a> spreads its wings with an opera done to a tango beat.&nbsp; With a preview is <a href="http://copiousnotes.bloginky.com/#asuggest" target="_blank">Rich Copley</a>, who covers the arts for the <a href="http://www.kentucky.com/lexgo/" target="_blank">Lexington Herald Leader</a>.&nbsp; Fri, 01 Feb 2013 11:41:11 +0000 Charles Compton 39155 at http://weku.fm LexPhil Takes on Sultry Tango Opera Lexington Philharmonic Presents Tango Opera at Downtown Arts Center http://weku.fm/post/lexington-philharmonic-presents-tango-opera-downtown-arts-center <p></p><p>If you look for a definition of the word "classic," you come up with, "something that has stood the test of time." What we call "classical music" comes from a European-derived reverence for music Hayden, Mozart, Beethoven, and others. But where does timeless ethnic music of other cultures fit in?&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 20:10:49 +0000 Roger Duvall 38905 at http://weku.fm Lexington Philharmonic Presents Tango Opera at Downtown Arts Center