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Friday, April 17, 2020 8:00 PM - Sunday, April 19, 2020 2:00 PM
image of Vadim Gluzman. prokovfiev's second vilin concerto. beethoven's fifth. vadim gluzman, violin. kansas city symphony. april 17-19

Canceled - Prokofiev's Second Violin Concerto
Beethoven's Fifth

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Sunday, April 19, 2020 2:00 PM


This concert has been canceled.

Due to the directive from the City of Kansas City, Missouri Mayor Quinton Lucas, Symphony events at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts will not take place as scheduled through May 10, 2020. In the event of further updates, we’ll notify all ticket holders by email, website banner and social media channels.

If you are a ticket holder and have questions, please contact the Symphony Box Office at (816) 471-0400. Please consider donating the value of your tickets for any postponed or canceled concerts back to the Symphony. Such a gift will help your Symphony emerge from this crisis in the strongest-possible position. Your ticket donation is deductible, and you will receive a receipt for tax purposes. Thank you.

Our procedures will be updated as needed, and we are monitoring information as it is shared by the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) and partners. For more information, visit CDC and the World Health Organization.

Michael Stern, conductor
Vadim Gluzman, violin

KENJI BUNCH Chorus Mysticus
BEETHOVEN Romance No. 2 in F Major
PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 2
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5

Da-Da-Da-DUM. With its unmistakable four-note opening, Beethoven’s immortal Fifth Symphony has the most recognizable hook in all of classical music. Experience the purest form of triumph-over-adversity as Michael Stern conducts Beethoven’s iconic masterpiece. Renowned violinist Isaac Stern helped bring many up-and-comers into the spotlight, including Vadim Gluzman. Our guest violinist honors his mentor by performing two works Isaac Stern recorded — Prokofiev’s captivating Second Violin Concerto and Beethoven’s lovely Romance No. 2. Tickets from $25.

2019-2020 Kansas City Symphony Classical Series Masterworks2019-2020 Kansas City Symphony Classical Series Bravo2019-2020 Kansas City Symphony Beethoven Complete2019-2020 Kansas City Symphony Beethoven Series B Package B


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