FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Ellen McDonald 816.444.0052 Ellen@mershonandmcdonald.com KANSAS CITY, MO (March 15, 2019) — Roger Kugler, Director of the Park International Center for Music, confirmed today that Park ICM violin master’s candidate Laurel Gagnon was among the competitors announced Wednesday by the jurors of the Queen Elisabeth Violin Competition. The 82-year-old competition is held every four years in Brussels and [...]
Bridges of the Heart – Park ICM and the Kansas City Chamber Orchestra February 13, 7:30 p.m. at the Folly Theater Chopin was one of the most gifted composers for the piano that ever lived. In his variations on a duet from Mozart's opera “Don Giovanni”, Chopin opens with a free “fantasy” then follows with a [...]
Featuring the rising stars of classical music from Park ICM, enjoy a lovely evening of beautiful chamber music in the exquisite space of the Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel at Park University. The program will feature music by Shostakovich, Brahms and Mozart. The concert is free and open to the public. Program The International Center for Music [...]
Congratulations to Park ICM Student Simon Karakulidi on his first prize win of the 2019 Ann & Charles Eisemann International Young Artists Competition. The competition took place on Saturday January 12, 2019, in Richardson, Texas. As the Grand Prize winner Simon received a cash reward and will perform Rachmaninoff’s Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Opus 18 with the [...]
Escape with gorgeous tunes and heartwarming concertos performed by inspiring young talent from the International Center for Music (ICM) at Park University, and the Kansas City Chamber Orchestra during Bridges of the Heart February 13 at the Folly Theater. The evening will feature award-winning soloists Dilshod Narzillaev (cello), Laurel Gagnon (violin), Igor Khukhua (violin), and Vladislav Kosminov (piano).