Symphony News

  • Kansas City Symphony Extends Contract for Music Director Michael Stern through 2020

    Kansas City Symphony Board Chair William M. Lyons and Executive Director Frank Byrne today announced Music Director Michael Stern has renewed his contract through the 2019-2020 season...

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  • Location of 2016 Symphony in the Flint Hills Announced

    The 2016 Symphony in the Flint Hills Signature Event will take place on private land in Chase County on June 11, 2016...

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  • KC STAR: Kansas City Symphony, a year after its baseball debut, stays on a roll

    Not quite a year ago, the Kansas City Symphony got a spotlight moment by prepping the hometown Royals, 40,000 fans and a global TV audience for the sixth game of baseball’s World Series. It delivered a...

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  • 435 Magazine: Hitting the High Notes

    The Kansas City Symphony conductor Michael Stern discusses the upcoming season, the influence of Leonard Bernstein, and how he fell in love with conducting...

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  • Kansas City Symphony 2014-15 Season Results Reveal Thriving, Growing Success Story

    With uncompromising artistic standards, rock-solid financials and inspired leadership, the Kansas City Symphony is a powerful role model as a highly successful, engaged American symphony...

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Music Director Michael Stern discusses our second Classical Series concert of the season titled "Festa Italiana" featuring the Kansas City Symphony Chorus, October 23-25 in Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Center. Experience the full power of the Kansas City Symphony and Chorus together! To order your tickets NOW call the Symphony Box Office at (816) 471-0400.

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