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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. A Century of Missouri Music A Century of Missouri Music 1924 References and descriptions in the book to and about Carl Busch, classical music composer and conductor and founder of the first Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra starting in 1887, born in Denmark in...

3. A Pop Concert from a TV Studio A Pop Concert from a TV Studio January/21/1957 Description of the first television broadcast of the orchestra, done on three local stations from the WDAF-TV studios.

4. About Town About Town January/4/1969 Photo and biographical description of Savino Rendina, an 81-year-old retired "violinist, pianist and French horn player" residing at 4242 54th Street Terrace. Also "one of the original members of the Kansas...

5. 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.

6. Christine Montgomery Christine Montgomery circa 1960 Partial body pose identified as Mrs. Harry (Christine) F. Montgomery, chairman of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra for 1960-61. Location not given.

7. Christine Montgomery Christine Montgomery circa 1960 Informal, seated view of Mrs. Harry (Christine) F. Montgomery, president of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra in the early 1960s.

8. Christine Montgomery Christine Montgomery circa 1960 Informal, partial body pose identified as Mrs. Harry (Christine) F. Montgomery. She was chairman of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra in the early 1960s.

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

10. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger February/8/2000 Obituary of Hans Schwieger, the German-born conductor of the Kansas City Philharmonic (ca. 1907-2000) Orchestra from 1948 to 1971 and conductor of "many major orchestras in this country, including the...

11. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger circa 1950 Seated pose of Hans Schwieger, musical director and conductor of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra. Location no given.

12. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger circa 1955 Portrait of Hans Schwieger, conductor of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra.

13. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger circa 1955 Portrait of Kansas City Philharmonic conductor Hans Schwieger.

14. Hans Schwieger Hans Schwieger circa 1960 Portrait of Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra conductor Hans Schwieger.

15. 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.

16. 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.

17. 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."

18. 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."...

19. 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."

20. 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.