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Emanuel Ax plays Mozart and Strauss’ Merry Pranks

Presented by Kansas City Symphony at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas City MO

Jun 02 - 04 2017
Emanuel Ax plays Mozart and Strauss’ Merry Pranks presented by Kansas City Symphony at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas City MO

Kansas City Symphony Classical Series

Michael Stern, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano

DEBUSSY Jeux
W.A. MOZART Piano Concerto No. 19, K. 459
W.A. MOZART Piano Concerto No. 16, K. 451
STRAUSS Till Eulenspiegel’s lustige Streiche

Legendary pianist Emanuel Ax appears with the Kansas City Symphony to perform two superb Mozart works — the intricate Piano Concerto No. 16 and his 19th piano concerto, which was played at the coronation of the Holy Roman Emperor Leopold II in 1790. Strauss’ Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, a composition

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets from $30. Call (816) 471-0400 or visit kcsymphony.org to purchase tickets. Student tickets available.

Contact: 816-471-0400

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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The G. Kenneth and Ann Baum Concert Comments are lively and informative pre-show talks held one hour before each Kansas City Symphony Classical Series performance in Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.

They are hosted by Music Director Michael Stern, David T. Beals III Assistant Conductor Jason Seber, or Executive Director Frank Byrne. They often feature the guest artist performing that particular concert.

These events provide insight that may help you better understand and appreciate the music you are about to hear, as well as learn about the journey of the Symphony and artists working to make the music come together. To attend a Concert Comments Event you must purchase a ticket for that evening’s performance.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

1601 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

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PARKING INFO

An experience at the Kauffman Center begins the moment you arrive, with a convenient, well-lit parking garage, owned and operated by the City of Kansas City, Missouri. The garage is directly attached to the Kauffman Center just south of the building with multiple access points to surrounding streets.

Parking for performance events is $10 cash at the Arts District Garage. On non-event days, parking is free for the first 30 minutes and $3 for any duration beyond 30 minutes. Garage parking is also available at the Webster Garage located at 17th & Wyandotte. Additionally, valet parking service is available on performance evenings for $20 cash.

Pre-purchased parking is also available through our website or by calling the box office at 816.994.7222. Pre-purchased parking is available 24 hours or more in advance of each performance. The cost is $10 for the Arts District Parking Garage and $18 for valet service. Pre-purchasing parking guarantees a reserved spot in the garage, even if the garage sells out. Please note that if the garage is full patrons without a pre-paid pass will not be able to park in the Arts District Garage.

Please note that if the garage is full patrons without a pre-paid pass will not be able to park in the Arts District Garage. Additional information about parking is available at: kauffmancenter.org/the-center/directions-parking/

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Wheelchair Access

The Kauffman Center’s promise to bring artists and audiences together is reflected in many ways, including accessibility for those who may need auditory, visual or mobility assistance.

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