Kansas City Symphony - The Sound of Kansas City

Concert Calendar


Free Pops Concert
Fri, 4/28/2006 8:00 PM

Tim Hankewich,
resident conductor
Kairy Koshoeva, piano
The Leawood Arts Council and Country Club Bank have collaborated to present a unique opportunity by bringing the Kansas City Symphony to Johnson County. The FREE performance will take place at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 28 at the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection.

The Kansas City Symphony will perform Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, along with music from the Grand Canyon Suite, Porgy and Bess, Carmen and more. Resident Conductor Timothy Hankewich will conduct the free community concert.

Guest pianist Kairy Koshoeva will perform Gershwin's Rhapsody In Blue. A native of Kyrgyzstan, Koshoeva is pursuing her Doctoral degree in Musical Art in Piano Performance at Conservatory of Music at UMKC Kansas City, Mo.

Not only will this be an excellent opportunity to experience a quality performance in Johnson County but also the sponsors, Country Club Bank and the Leawood Arts Council, will present this evening of music free of charge. Seats are selected at the time of arrival but reservations are required. Reservations may be made by telephone at 913-339-6700 x278 or Email artscouncil@leawood.org. Reservation requests must include name, phone number and the number of seats required.

For more information please call (913) 339-6700 ext. 157.