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1. Another Chorus for Bruffy Another Chorus for Bruffy June 29, 2008 Charles Bruffy, "longtime conductor of the Kansas City Chorale," has been appointed conductor of the Kansas City Symphony chorus. Bruffy succeeds Arnold Epley who served for 17 years as conductor of the...

2. Carl Busch and the Symphony Orchestra an Asset That Should Be Capitalized Carl Busch and the Symphony Orchestra an Asset That Should Be Capitalized March 30, 1915 Article about the importance of the Kansas City Symphony Orchestra, led by director Carl Busch, to the city, "as much a necessity for this city as water, light and paved streets," with photo.

3. Crescendo of Guest Artists at Symphony's New Home Crescendo of Guest Artists at Symphony's New Home January 15, 2011 Article details the plans for the 2011-12 season for the Kansas City Symphony that will help "to inaugurate the Symphony's state-of-the-art performance home, the 1,600 seat Helzberg Hall." The program...

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

5. His Violin Helped Awaken City to Good Music His Violin Helped Awaken City to Good Music August 10, 1963 Photos and biographical article about Louis Klein, a 64-year-old retired violinist and pioneer Kansas City musician with "John Behr's Kansas City Symphony orchestra" starting in 1896, with residence at...

6. 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.

7. 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...

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

9. Kansas City Symphony Kansas City Symphony circa 1911-1914 Group portrait of the Kansas City Symphony with Carl Busch, conductor, in the Shubert Theater.

10. 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...

11. Kansas City Symphony Orchestra Kansas City Symphony Orchestra

12. New Baton Will Fly at Symphony New Baton Will Fly at Symphony September 8, 2004 Article describes the hiring of Michael Stern as the symphony's fourth music director. Stern succeeds Anne Manson, and his four-year contract will go through the 2008-2009 season.

13. New Blood: Michael Stern Pushes Boundaries with the Kansas City Symphony New Blood: Michael Stern Pushes Boundaries with the Kansas City Symphony December 2007 Profile of Michael Stern, musical director of the Kansas City Symphony. Stern accepted the position of conductor in 2004 and has started programming innovative and contemporary music for the Symphony....

14. Norman Hollander, Obituary Norman Hollander, Obituary April 14, 2010 Principal cello player for the Kansas City Philharmonic/Kansas City Symphony for 41 years, Norman Hollander died April 7, 2010. He retired in 1996. Hollander also taught cello and chamber music at UMKC....

15. Popular Leader Gets New Deal With Symphony Popular Leader Gets New Deal With Symphony January 4, 2011 Michael Stern's contract with the Kansas City Symphony is extended for another five years. The Symphony moves to their new location at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts at the end of this year...

16. Twenty-five Years Ago: The Kansas City Symphony Orchestra Twenty-five Years Ago: The Kansas City Symphony Orchestra November 1933 History of the short-lived first Kansas City Symphony from 1911-1918.