Ode to Joy: Beethoven’s Ninth

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

Jun 18 - 21 2020
Ode to Joy: Beethoven’s Ninth presented by Kansas City Symphony at Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas City MO

The Kansas City Symphony’s 2019/20 Season Finale overflows with unbridled optimism.

Michael Stern, conductor
Kansas City Symphony Chorus, Charles Bruffy, chorus director
Caitlin Lynch, soprano
Kelley O’Connor, mezzo-soprano
Derrek Stark, tenor
Peixin Chen, bass

MASON BATES ODE for Orchestra
SCHOENBERG Friede auf Erden (Peace on Earth)
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9

The Kansas City Symphony’s 2019/20 Season Finale overflows with unbridled optimism. From the mysterious opening bars to the exultant “Ode to Joy,” there’s no finer way to celebrate 250 years of Beethoven than

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets from $25.

Contact: (816) 471-0400

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Jun 18, 2020 at 07:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jun 19, 2020 at 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 20, 2020 at 08:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 21, 2020 at 02:00 pm (Sun)

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G. Kenneth and Ann Baum Concert Comments
Lively and informative pre-show talks are held one hour before most Kansas City Symphony Classical Series performances, except those featuring the Symphony Chorus. A concert ticket is required to attend Concert Comments.

Parking
Pre-purchase parking online or call (816) 471-0400. The cost is $10 per car for the Arts District garage or $18 for valet in advance ($20 cash at performances). Buying in advance guarantees a spot, even if the garage sells out. If the garage is full, those without a pre-paid pass will have to park elsewhere. Additional garage parking is also available at the Webster Garage located at 17th and Wyandotte.

* 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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