Park International Center for Music is proud to bring a wide array of world class musical performances to the Kansas City metro area. Don’t miss your chance to see and hear amazing artists who are filling the top concert halls around the globe.
Performance Series Concerts
Park ICM’s annual gala will indeed happen in 2020!
Featuring award-winning students and faculty from Park International Center for Music, we’re blazing new trails for classical music enjoyment by offering 3 Gala options. There’s something for everyone!
Thursday, October 15, 2020, 7:30 p.m. | 1900 Building, Mission Woods, Kansas – Ben Sayevich, Violin, Lolita Lisovskaya-Sayevich, Piano
Violinist Ben Sayevich has established himself as one of the most distinguished violinists and teachers of his generation. He is joined in concert by his wife, Lolita Lisovskaya-Sayevich, a reputed concert pianist in her own right. The highlight of the evening will be the famed Violin Sonata by Richard Strauss. Program Information Here
Saturday, December 12, 2020, 7:30 p.m.| 1900 Building – Boston Trio
Since their formation in 1997, the trio has become one of today’s most exciting chamber ensembles. Acclaimed for their superb sense of ensemble and wondrous balance, these virtuosic and profound musicians are committed to creating exceptional and daring performances of standard and contemporary repertoire. Program Information Here
Saturday, January 30, 2021, 7:30 p.m. | 1900 Building – Stanislav Ioudenitch, Piano
Stanislav Ioudenitch has garnered notable successes in music competitions including the gold medal at the XI Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 2001. In addition to concert performances, Ioudenitch has held a lifelong passion for teaching. He is the founder of the International Center for Music at Park University (Kansas City) where he is Artistic Director and master teacher of piano. Program Information Here
Saturday, February 13, 2021, 7:30 p.m. | 1900 Building – Daniel Veis, Cello, and Helena Veisova, Piano
Daniel and Helena’s program includes Robert Schumann Phantasie-Stücke op. 73, Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata in A major op. 69, and Edvard Grieg Sonata in A minor op.36. Program Information Here
Wednesday, March 3, 2021, 7:30 p.m. | 1900 Building – Behzod Abduraimov, Piano
Following his debut success at Carnegie Hall in 2015, recent seasons have seen Abduraimov work with leading orchestras worldwide. He is an alumnus of Park University’s International Center for Music where he studied with Stanislav Ioudenitch, and now serves as the ICM’s artist-in-residence. Program Information Here
Saturday, April 10, 2021, 7:30 p.m. | 1900 Building – Elmar Oliveira, Violin
Elmar Oliveira is an American violinist whose remarkable combination of impeccable artistry and old- world elegance sets him apart as one of our most celebrated living artists. Oliveira remains the first and only American violinist to win the Gold Medal at Moscow’s prestigious Tchaikovsky International Competition. Program Information Here