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1. 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.

2. 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.

3. Edith Lowe Peters Scrapbooks Finding Aid Edith Lowe Peters Scrapbooks Finding Aid 1900-1970 Edith Lowe Peters appears to have been a long-time Kansas City resident, born in 1882 in Rock Port, Mo. Her father, Frank Lowe, was a local Kansas City figure known in law, church, and political circles....

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

5. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger n.d. Portrait of Hans Schwieger, measuring 20 inches by 14 inches.

6. 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.

7. 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.

8. 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."

9. 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.

10. 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.

11. 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."...

12. 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.

13. 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.

14. Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra

15. Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra circa 1955 Stage view of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra in performance. Believed to be taken in the Music Hall.

16. Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra Scrapbooks Finding Aid Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra Scrapbooks Finding Aid 1933-1966 The Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra began performing in 1933 and ceased in 1982. Beginning performances were held in Convention Hall. The orchestra's home for many years was the Music Hall located in...

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 Symphony Conductors Kansas City Symphony Conductors Conductors of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra: (later Symphony) Karl Krueger: 1933-1943 Efrem Kurtz: 1943-1947 Hans Schwieger: 1948-1970 Maurice Peress: 1974-1980 William McGlaughlin: 1985-1998...

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.