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PARK UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR MUSIC INTRODUCES 2022-23 CONCERT SEASON

Watch for our 20th Anniversary Season announcement August 14th in The Kansas City Star! 2022-2023 will be a season of celebration with inspiring performances by students and faculty of the International Center for Music at Park University. Plus, we will have some very special guest performers including Violinist Shmuel Ashkenasi, Pianist Claudio Martinez Mehner, and alumnus Pianist Behzod Abduraimov. Find the full listing of concerts HERE. Get your tickets today!
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ICM KICKS OFF 20TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON WITH PATRONS

ICM Patrons Society members will be invited to a great party on October 6, 5:30-7:30 p.m, to celebrate ICM’s 20th Anniversary. Make sure to Join the ICM Patrons Society today for your chance to toast the season with our faculty and artists.

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SAVE THE DATE!!!

Stanislav & Friends 2023
March 11, 2023
7:00 P.M.
Kauffman Center For The Performing Arts

Held each year in the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, it’s a rare opportunity to experience the magnificence of Park International Center for Music’s award-winning artists. All on one stage. All in one night.

Did you miss Stanislav & Friends 2022? Watch the entire concert here  for a small donation. 

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SHMUKLER WINS “BEST PERFORMANCE OF A MOZART CONCERTO” AWARD AT 16TH CLIBURN

Congrats to Park International Center for Music graduate student, Ilya Shmukler. While Ilya was not named a medalist at the 16th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition last night, as one of the six finalists, he earned a $10,000 prize, and he won $5,000 for the “Best Performance of a Mozart Concerto” award. We are so proud of you, Ilya! More Information Here

 ‘I LOVE IT SO MUCH’: KANSAS CITIAN FROM RUSSIA BASKS IN GLOW OF CLIBURN PIANO HONORS

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THE CLEVELAND ORCHESTRA APPOINTS ICM ALUMNI DAVID RADZYNSKI AS CONCERTMASTER

Friday, May 27 – The Cleveland Orchestra announced that after an extensive and rigorous audition and search process, Music Director Franz Welser-Möst and The Cleveland Orchestra have appointed violinist David Radzynski as concertmaster. He will hold the Blossom-Lee Concertmaster Chair, which was endowed by Mrs. John A. Lee in 1975 in honor of her parents Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Blossom, Sr.  Read More Here

Nestled in the river bluffs overlooking Kansas City, MO, a musical enclave is quietly producing some of the best classical musicians in the world.

Based on the Classic European Apprenticeship Model, the Park International Center for Music is transforming talented protégés in piano, violin, viola and cello into world-class performers.

Our internationally renowned instructors prepare students not only for the rarefied air of top international competition, but also in the life skills needed to thrive in their chosen profession.

No other American music program provides this intensive European protégé/master training.

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