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Concert Schedule Update

Remainder of 2019/2020 KC Symphony Season Canceled

2020/21 Classical Series

Choose between Masterworks, Bravo or Ovation
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2020/21 Family Series

4 fun concerts
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2020/21 Pops Series

4 fantastic concerts

Upcoming

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  • Jaba the Hutt, a giant anthropomorphic slug monster crime lord from outer space
    7:30 pm
    Star Wars: The Return of the Jedi in Concert
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09
Sep
  • Jaba the Hutt, a giant anthropomorphic slug monster crime lord from outer space
    7:30 pm
    Star Wars: The Return of the Jedi in Concert
    Buy Tickets
10
Sep
  • Jaba the Hutt, a giant anthropomorphic slug monster crime lord from outer space
    7:30 pm
    Star Wars: The Return of the Jedi in Concert
    Buy Tickets
11
Sep
  • Jaba the Hutt, a giant anthropomorphic slug monster crime lord from outer space
    3:00 pm
    Star Wars: The Return of the Jedi in Concert
    Buy Tickets
13
Sep
  • Bohemian Rhapsody album cover
    8:00 pm
    Bohemian Rhapsody: Queen's Greatest Hits
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18
Sep

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The Kansas City Symphony has established itself as a major force in the cultural life of the community by providing great performances for greater audiences. Praised for performances of uncompromising standard, the orchestra is the largest in the region and enjoys a national reputation under the artistic leadership of Music Director Michael Stern.

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2020/21 Season

Classical, Pops and Family Subscription Packages

2020/21 Season

Classical, Pops and Family Subscription Packages

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What to Expect at the Symphony

Experience

What to Expect at the Symphony

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Learning Through Orchestral Music

Community

Learning Through Orchestral Music

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Spotlight | Chorus Director

Charles Bruffy

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Spotlight | Chorus Director

Charles Bruffy

One of the most admired choral conductors in the United States, Charles Bruffy began his career as a tenor soloist, performing with the Robert Shaw Festival Singers for recordings and concerts in France and concerts at Carnegie Hall. Shaw encouraged his development as a conductor. He received his undergraduate degree from Missouri State Western University in St. Joseph and his master’s degree in voice performance from the Conservatory of Music and Dance at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

Bruffy has been artistic director of the Kansas City Chorale since 1988 and chorus director for the Kansas City Symphony since 2008. He is also director of music for Rolling Hills Presbyterian Church.


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