Symphony News

  • SPECIAL FEATURE: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

    Read a special feature written by Screenland Founder Butch Rigby about the upcoming Screenland at the Symphony: "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"...

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  • Kansas City Symphony to Perform at Blue Springs High School

    As part of the Bill and Peggy Lyons Support School Music program, the Kansas City Symphony will perform a concert on Tuesday, Nov. 3 benefitting the Blue Springs, Mo., school district music programs...

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  • Oct. 18: Join Kansas City Symphony Alliance to celebrate ‘Rising Symphony Stars’

    Don't miss your chance to hear some of the best youth musicians paired with Kansas City Symphony musicians at this special evening event...

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  • 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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Verdi's Va Pensiero from “Nabucco" should sound familiar. Not only is a part of an amazing and beloved Italian opera by Giuseppe Verdi, but it has also been used in countless film scores and television programs including "The Godfather" films and "The Color of Money,” just to name a couple. To hear the Kansas City Symphony and Chorus perform this Verdi work as well as other Italian composers, order your tickets NOW call the Symphony Box Office at (816) 471-0400.

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