Virtual Concert, Pre-Recorded in Helzberg Hall, for All to Enjoy KANSAS CITY, MO (July 29, 2020) — Stanislav Ioudentich, Founder and Artistic Director of Park International Center for Music, announced today that the organization's opening concert would indeed take place, albeit revamped. Stanislav & Friends will now take place at the Boulevard Drive-In (1051 Merriam Lane, Kansas City, KS). Gate [...]
Kenny Broberg, 2021 American Pianists Award Finalist, Awarded $50,000 BEFORE Competition! WHO: Kenny Broberg, Van Cliburn silver medalist, Tchaikovsky International Competition, bronze medalist, and Park ICM piano master’s candidate. Click Here for his complete bio and further details. High res headshot can be found here. WHAT: In response to the dire situation [...]
One of Kansas City’s favorite couples will be leading the planning for Park University’s second annual Stanislav & Friends, benefiting its renowned music program, Park International Center for Music. The Honorable Kay Barnes and her husband, Tom Van Dyke, are serving as the Gala’s Honorary Chairs.
Originally from Uzbekistan, Cellist Dilshod Narzillaev came to Park University to study with cello professor Daniel Veis in 2015. In 2019, Dilshod won Fourth Prize at the famed Antonio Janigro International Cello Competition in Zagreb, Croatia. Beginning in 2020, he will be studying under full scholarship with Laurence Lesser at The New England Conservatory of Music. But as Dilshod says himself, he will always be returning to Kansas City and Park University as it is his “second home.”
Violinist Igor Khukhua won the Bronze Medal in the 2019 Elmar Oliveira Violin Competition in Florida. Originally from Siberia, Igor has studied with violin professor Ben Sayevich at Park International Center for Music since 2016. In 2020, Igor will begin his work toward an Artist’s Diploma in Violin Performance.