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Kansas City Symphony

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Feb 27, 2024

The Kansas City Symphony announces its first-ever European concert tour in August 2024, led by the Symphony’s incoming Music Director, Matthias Pintscher. Read more here.


May 9, 2023

The Kansas City Symphony has announced that Matthias Pintscher will be their new Music Director. Read more here.


Mar 6, 2022

The Kansas City Symphony announces its 2022-23 season. Read more here.


Aug 26, 2021

Kansas City Symphony announces their new Chief Operating Officer. Read more here.

Jun 5, 2021

Kansas City Symphony announces 2021-22 season. Read more here.

May 1, 2021

Kansas City Symphony resumes in-person attendance in Helzberg Hall. Read more here.

Jan 16, 2021

Kansas City Symphony delays in-person attendance for January performances. Read more here.


Dec 19, 2020

Kansas City Symphony plans to return to Helzberg Hall in 2021. Read more here.

Dec 3, 2020

Musicians of the Kansas City Symphony debut musical advent calendar for December. Read more here.

Jul 30, 2020

Kansas City Symphony management and musicians have agreed to new contract terms for the 2020-21 season. Read more here.

Jul 9, 2020

Kansas City Symphony won't perform at Kauffman Center for rest of year. Read more here.

Apr 26, 2020

Kansas City Symphony cancels season due to COVID-19 concerns. Read more here.

Mar 26, 2020

Kansas City Symphony musicians will be paid through the end of the season despite canceled concerts due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.

Mar 24, 2020

Kansas City Symphony releases new free podcast. Read more here.


Sep 16, 2019

Kansas City Symphony Music Director Michael Stern to step down in 2023. Read more here.

Aug 5, 2019

The Kansas City Symphony and its musicians have reached an early extension of their collective bargaining agreement. The two-year extension to the current four-year agreement takes the agreement through June 2023. Read more here.

Jul 8, 2019

Daniel E. Beckley is the newly appointed executive director of the Kansas City Symphony. Read more here.

Mar 25, 2019

The Kansas City Symphony named a new executive director, Daniel E. Beckley, who has served as vice president and general manager of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra since 2013. Read more here.