This year’s concert will be the last conducted by George Zack, conductor of the Lexington Philharmonic, before his retirement. Zack has conducted the Philharmonic for 35 years and the patriotic concert at Transylvania for more than 30. The theme of this year’s concert is “George’s American Favorites,” including selections from Aaron Copland, Leonard Bernstein and Sousa.
The concert is sponsored by National City Bank, Keeneland and the Kentucky League of Cities.
The Young at Heart Dixieland Band will perform in Gratz Park prior to the concert.
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