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1. Women's Dinner Meeting Women's Dinner Meeting circa 1945 Interior view of women seated and eating in unidentified location at a dinner or luncheon gathering. May be members of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra. No individual identification...

2. Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra circa 1956 View of 10 women identified as the officers of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra. Individual identification and location not given.

3. William Kapell William Kapell circa 1945 Performance portrait of pianist William Kapell seated at the piano playing.

4. William Kapell William Kapell circa 1945 Portrait of pianist William Kapell.

5. Vince Bilardo, 1928-2009 Vince Bilardo, 1928-2009 April/May 2009 Tribute to recently deceased Kansas City percussionist, Vince Bilardo. Described as the "gold standard" of jazz drummers in Kansas City, Bilardo worked with nearly every notable musician in the area during...

6. Unidentified Women Unidentified Women circa 1965 Three women outside an unidentified building looking at what appears to be a check. Probably members of the Women's Committee of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra.

7. Unidentified Woman Unidentified Woman circa 1960 Unidentified woman holding bouquet of roses, location unknown.

8. Tiberius Klausner with Violin Tiberius Klausner with Violin Head and shoulders portrait of Tiberius Klausner, violinist, with violin.

9. The Trials and Tribulations of Hans Schwieger The Trials and Tribulations of Hans Schwieger December//1969 Photo and biographical article about Hans Schwieger, conductor of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra for 21 years as of 1969. Discussion of his life and career as a native of Germany emigrating to...

10. The Inland Ground: An Evocation of the American Middle West The Inland Ground: An Evocation of the American Middle West 1970 Chapter of the book about the culture and the "high arts" of Kansas City.

11. The Big Man with the Little Stick The Big Man with the Little Stick November//1966 Photos and biographical article about Hans Schwieger, conductor and director of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra since 1948, born in Germany in 1906.

12. Swing's Man of the Month: Efrem Kurtz--"The Sissy Is Gone. .." Swing's Man of the Month: Efrem Kurtz--"The Sissy Is Gone. .." December//1946 Biographical article about Efrem Kurtz, conductor of the Kansas City Philharmonic Orchestra since about 1942 and a native of Russia known for "'tak[ing] the 'sissy' out of symphony.'"

13. Success in Kansas City Success in Kansas City December/2/1946 Article about the transition between conductors Krueger and Kurtz and the growth in financial success of the orchestra under Kurtz.

14. Store Accumulates a Musical Bounty Store Accumulates a Musical Bounty April/11/2001 Photos and article about the Luyben Music store, "[a]n institution for Kansas City musicians" at 4318 Main Street since 1951. History and descriptions of the store's operations, started by Robert Luyben...

15. Schwieger Leads Mozart Requiem Schwieger Leads Mozart Requiem February/15/1956 Short article about concerts "[c]ommemorating the 200th anniversary of Mozart's birth," by the Philharmonic Orchestra.

16. Rehearsing Orchestra Rehearsing Orchestra 1950 Orchestra in rehearsal. Hans Schwieger, conductor.

17. Rehearsing Orchestra Rehearsing Orchestra 1950 Orchestra in rehearsal. Hans Schwieger, conductor.

18. Rehearsing Orchestra Rehearsing Orchestra 1950 Orchestra in rehearsal. Hans Schwieger, conductor.

19. Rehearsing Orchestra Rehearsing Orchestra 1950 Orchestra in rehearsal. Hans Schwieger, conductor.

20. Rehearsing Orchestra Rehearsing Orchestra 1950 Orchestra in rehearsal. Hans Schwieger, conductor.