Conductor Teddy Abrams and the Louisville Orchestra pay tribute to the Louisville Lip with Abrams’ new work “The Greatest: Muhammad Ali,” starring Jubilant Sykes, Jecorey Arthur and Rhiannon Giddens of the Carolina Chocolate Drops. The 90-minute performance combines orchestral music, hip-hop, political speeches, poetry and dance. The world premiere of “The Greatest” is November 4, 2017 at the Kentucky Center. Details and tickets are online at and