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Beethoven Walks into a Bar Podcast

Beethoven Walks into a Bar

A Kansas City Symphony Podcast
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Concert Schedule Update

Symphony performances impacted through May 10

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
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Prokofiev’s Second Violin Concerto + BEETHOVEN’S FIFTH

April 17-19
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Free Symphony Happy Hour Concert: Chamber Music with Vadim Gluzman

Monday, April 20 at 6 p.m.

Upcoming

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Apr
03
Apr
  • Photo of a marching band with a trumpet player in the foreground
    9:30 am
    Canceled - Petite Performance: Marching Music
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04
Apr
  • Photo of a marching band with a trumpet player in the foreground
    10:30 am
    Canceled - Petite Performance: Marching Music
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  • Photo of a marching band with a trumpet player in the foreground
    11:30 am
    Canceled - Petite Performance: Marching Music
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    8:00 pm
    Canceled - Midori Plays Dvorák
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Apr
17
Apr

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What to Expect at the Symphony

Experience

What to Expect at the Symphony

Expect to enjoy yourself! There’s no need to study, but we do have notes, podcasts and playlists and more for your enjoyment.

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Community

Learning Through Orchestral Music

Community

Learning Through Orchestral Music

From programming in Helzberg Hall to community outreach, we have programs for people throughout the community to experience hands-on access to the symphonic music.

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Spotlight | Viola

Bohyun Kim

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Spotlight | Viola

Bohyun Kim

Bohyun Kim joins the Kansas City Symphony for the 2019/20 season. She hails from South Korea, where she has won prizes in multiple competitions and served as assistant principal viola with the Korean Symphony Orchestra. She has performed in solo and chamber recitals around the world, and with the Tongyeong International Music Foundation Ensemble, USC Thornton Symphony Orchestra and Hong Kong Sinfonietta. Bohyun holds degrees from the University of Music and Performing Arts (Vienna), Seoul National University and the University of Southern California.


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