Michael Stern http://kcur.org en Kansas City Symphony's Noah Geller Steps Up For A Solo http://kcur.org/post/kansas-city-symphonys-noah-geller-steps-solo <p>This weekend, Kansas City Symphony concertmaster <a href="https://www.kcsymphony.org/ContentCtl/ViewAct/Musician/87">Noah Geller </a>performs his first solo performance in the Symphony's classical series with a beloved work by Beethoven, his Violin Concerto.</p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 23:23:50 +0000 Laura Spencer & Julie Denesha 49541 at http://kcur.org Kansas City Symphony's Noah Geller Steps Up For A Solo Work-In-Progress Inspired By Art At The Nelson http://kcur.org/post/work-progress-inspired-art-nelson <p>This season, the <a href="http://www.kcsymphony.org/">Kansas City Symphony</a> focuses on the theme of “Symphonic Pictures," exploring the intersection between art and music.</p><p> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 25205 at http://kcur.org Work-In-Progress Inspired By Art At The Nelson Chen Yi's 'Fountains of Kansas City' http://kcur.org/post/chen-yis-fountains-kansas-city <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53ceac282945b-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53ceac282945b-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53ceac282945b-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-987465.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, Mo. – Three world premieres are slated for the Kansas City Symphony's inaugural season in Helzberg Hall. And they all take inspiration from a Kansas City trademark: fountains. The first, by renowned composer Chen Yi, called <i>Fountains of Kansas City</i>, premieres this weekend.</p> Fri, 23 Sep 2011 14:58:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2307 at http://kcur.org Chen Yi's 'Fountains of Kansas City'