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1. A Beethoven Bash in Kansas City A Beethoven Bash in Kansas City August//1978 Article about the "four-day commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the death of Beethoven" by Maurice Peress, conductor of the Kansas City Philharmonic, "together with the Nelson Art Museum."

2. Can the 'Phil' Fill Up the Starlight or Drain It? Can the 'Phil' Fill Up the Starlight or Drain It? January//1981 [C]ritical look at the scene of possibilities in joining the Philharmonic and the outdoor theater.

3. Clasical Music in Kansas City: a Brief but Fascinating History Clasical Music in Kansas City: a Brief but Fascinating History 2004-2005 Article surveys the history of Kansas City's orchestras starting with Mary Donohue who gave piano lessons out of her home at First and Grand in the 1850s. The various orchestras and their conductors are...

4. Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City January/15/1953 Announcement of an opera festival by the orchestra, listing performers and operas playing.

5. Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City Composers Corner: Opera Festival Planned in Kansas City January/15/1953 News of "[a]n opera festival" planned in Kansas City "on the occasion of the twentieth anniversary of the Kansas City Philharmonic," with performances by various singers, etc., directed by "Hans Schwieger,...

6. Cowtown Gets Culture Cowtown Gets Culture May (actually June)1947 Illustrations and article about the emergence of high culture institutions in Kansas City since the beginning of the 20th century, starting gradually with the medical school, Liberty Memorial and the park...

7. From the Ashes. .. From the Ashes. .. January//1983 Article about the new symphony orchestra born "from the ashes" of the defunct Philharmonic..

8. Hans Schwieger: 15 Years of Achievement Hans Schwieger: 15 Years of Achievement May//1962 Profile of Hans Schwieger and his musical career beginning in Germany.

9. How the Symphony Made It How the Symphony Made It September//1986 Story of the transition from the Kansas City Philharmonic to the Kansas City Symphony in the early 1980s.

10. How to Save an Orchestra How to Save an Orchestra July//1970 Article describing the possible "death throes" of the Philharmonic following criticism from "the city's Performing Arts Foundation."

11. K. C. Philharmonic Takes a Giant Step: Budget Increase Called 'Turning Point in Philharmonic's History' K. C. Philharmonic Takes a Giant Step: Budget Increase Called 'Turning Point in Philharmonic's History' November 1965 Notice of the increase in the orchestra's budget and its needed support in contributions.

12. Kansas City Hears Powell Weaver Work Kansas City Hears Powell Weaver Work January/15/1951 Announcement of classical music pieces and performers in the Fritschy Artist Series, including Isaac Stern.

13. Kansas City Orchestra Gives Rossini Oratorio Kansas City Orchestra Gives Rossini Oratorio December/15/1954 Announcement of performers of classical works, as well as the "annual free Katz Drug Company concert" presenting the "Kansas City Philharmonic and Eddie Fisher, soloist. ..--a badly chosen combination."...

14. Kansas City Philharmonic Celebrates Anniversaries Kansas City Philharmonic Celebrates Anniversaries December/1/1957 Celebration by the Philharmonic of "two important anniversaries--the 25th year since its founding by Karl Krueger, and the tenth year of Hans Schwieger's conductorship."

15. Kansas City Philharmonic Concerts Kansas City Philharmonic Concerts December/1/1955 Announcement of the philharmonic's "23rd season" opening with a list of performers and pieces played recently, all either classical or jazz, including popular singer Kay Starr.

16. Kansas City Philharmonic Gives Opening Concerts Kansas City Philharmonic Gives Opening Concerts December/1/1956 Article about Hans Schwieger's return "from guest assignments in Europe," and upcoming concerts of the orchestra.

17. Kansas City Philharmonic: Gone, but Not Forgotten Kansas City Philharmonic: Gone, but Not Forgotten January//1983 Highlights in the history of the Philharmonic Orchestra.

18. Kansas City Report: Everything's Up to Date in. .. Kansas City Report: Everything's Up to Date in. .. August 1965 Overview of Kansas City's "cultural renaissance" in the arts with descriptions of opera at the Lyric Theater, visual arts at "the Nelson Gallery of Art," classical music by the Kansas City Philharmonic,...

19. Kansas City, Mo.: Italian Anniversary Kansas City, Mo.: Italian Anniversary February//1962 Information on various concerts with an Italian theme, for the Philharmonic's 29th year, "dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the unification of Italy."

20. Kansas City: A Musical Portrait Kansas City: A Musical Portrait May//1962 Article about photograph records of famous classical performers of the past, in addition to present (1962) performances associated with the Conservatory and the Philharmonic.