The Chamber Music Festival of Lexington was founded in 2007. The inaugural Festival featured a quintet of musicians, violinists Nathan Cole and Akiko Tarumoto, violist Burchard Tang, cellist Priscilla Lee, and pianist Alessio Bax.
Concerts are performed in the spectacular Fasig-Tipton Pavilion, located just beyond the city limits to the north of Lexington and situated in the famed Bluegrass horse country for which the region is internationally known.
The Chamber Music Festival of Lexington has an established tradition of selecting an area artist to create a work of visual art which becomes the icon for the entire festival year. The festival sees this as a way of calling attention to another…