Symphony News

  • KC STAR: The Kansas City Symphony presents a program of optimism

    Sergei Prokofiev once said that he wanted his Symphony No. 5 to be “a hymn to free and happy Man, to his mighty powers, his pure and noble spirit.”

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  • Get to Know Guest Pianist Alessio Bax

    Guest pianist Alessio Bax will make his Kansas City Symphony debut with performances of Falla's Nights in the Gardens of Spain for the Nov. 27-29 concerts...

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  • PODCAST: Spanish Nights and Prokofiev's Fifth

    Familiarize yourself with upcoming concert repertoire by listening to the Symphony's free podcast on SoundCloud...

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  • Michael Stern on cover of Cloud 9 magazine

    Music Director Michael Stern is featured on the Winter 2015 issue of Cloud 9 magazine, the in-flight magazine for SeaPort Airlines...

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  • Ticket Date Announced for Symphony in the Flint Hills 2016

    Tickets for the 2016 Symphony in the Flint Hills Signature Event will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 5, 2016...

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There is plenty to be thankful for in our next concert as the Symphony transports you to Spain, Thanksgiving Weekend, lead by Maestro Carlos Miguel Prieto with guest pianist Alessio Bax. We will perform excerpts from Albéniz’s masterpiece, "Ibéria," and Falla’s brilliant "Nights in the Gardens of Spain." Order your tickets now by calling the Symphony Box Office at (816) 471-0400.

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