May 7, 2018
The Symphony’s 16th annual Memorial Day weekend event features live pre-show music, food trucks, family activities, veteran services, Symphony concert and KC’s largest fireworks display…
April 2, 2018
Kansas City Symphony Announces the Fourth Installment of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series with Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert
The Harry Potter Film Concert Series returns to Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts with Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire in Concert, the fourth film in the Harry Potter series. On January 3-6, 2019, the Kansas City Symphony will perform the magical score live from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire while the entire film plays in high-definition on a 40-foot screen…
February 20, 2018
Stunning Music Stars in Kansas City Symphony’s 2018/19 Season
Featuring Beethoven’s Seventh, Carmina Burana, Lyle Lovett, Pink Martini, Leslie Odom Jr., Ben Folds, Wynonna Judd plus the music of Gershwin, Star Wars, Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston, and much more…
February 15, 2018
Kansas City Symphony Announces the Third Installment of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series with Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban™ in Concert
Audiences will experience the next chapter of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series with Kansas City Symphony performing John Williams’ music from the entire film live to picture…
January 25, 2018
Kansas City Symphony to Share Stage with Hometown Jazz Icons
It’s not every day KC’s hometown jazz heroes share the stage, and especially rare for them combine forces with the Kansas City Symphony in Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.
October 11, 2017
Kansas City Symphony Increases Endowment by $55 Million with Historic 5-Year Campaign
Thanks to many generous donors the Kansas City Symphony has completed the Masterpiece Endowment Campaign, its largest fundraising effort to date, raising just over $55 million in new endowment funds to strengthen and secure the future of the Symphony.
July 11, 2017
Kansas City Symphony Announces On-Sale Date for Single Tickets, Unveils 2017-18 Classics Uncorked Series
Big stars, acclaimed movies and timeless music make up the Kansas City Symphony’s varied and thrilling 2017-18 season. The Symphony welcomes performers such as celebrated cellist Yo-Yo Ma, Broadway diva Audra McDonald, pop rock singer/songwriter Melissa Etheridge plus two hometown stars known worldwide for their talents — mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato and saxophonist Bobby Watson — for the coming season. The season also includes tributes that honor the music of Prince, Queen, Kansas City jazz, and Leonard Bernstein for 100th anniversary of his birthday in 2018.
May 25, 2017
Kansas City Symphony Welcomes Special Guest Patti Austin to 15th Annual Bank of America Celebration at the Station
The Kansas City Symphony has announced Grammy® Award-winning vocalist Patti Austin will debut as special guest and host for the 15th annual Bank of America Celebration at the Station on Sunday, May 28, held at Union Station.
February 28, 2017
Kansas City Symphony Extends Contract, Promotes Jason Seber to Associate Conductor
Jason Seber signs new 2-year contract as the David T. Beals III Associate Conductor…
February 21, 2017
Kansas City Symphony Announces the Return of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series with Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets™
Audiences will experience the second chapter of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series with the Kansas City Symphony performing music from the film. Single tickets available Monday, July 24 at 10 a.m.; Subscribers able to add on now