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Remembering Leonard Bernstein

By Michael Stern, music director

Leonard Bernstein would have turned 100 years old on August 25, 2018. As we launch into his centenary, we devote these varied programs to celebrating his legacy, and it is right and fitting, and should come as no surprise to anyone. 953 more words

Kansas City Symphony

Kansas City Symphony Increases Endowment by $55 Million with Historic 5-Year Campaign

More than 1,000 donors collectively committed $55 million to the Masterpiece Campaign, raising $3 million in the final 6 months.

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. 1,120 more words

Kansas City Symphony

A concertgoer's tales

Feeling generally supportive of live music and resolved to keep my musical imagination stimulated, I’ve made it a point recently to attend some high-quality performances.  Below is a travelogue through four recent concert events. 1,403 more words

Music (general)

RoadFood

RoadFood
Written by: Jane & Michael Stern
Publisher: TenSpeed
Month, Year: March, 2017
Amazon

A brief summary from Amazon:
A cornucopia for road warriors and armchair epicures alike, Roadfood is a road map to some of the tastiest treasures in the United States. 345 more words