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1. Another Measure of Kansas City Another Measure of Kansas City October-November//1973 History of the Civic Orchestra, begun in 1959 and becoming "affiliated with the UMKC Conservatory of Music" in 1966, playing its concerts on the university campus.

2. Another Measure of Kansas City Another Measure of Kansas City October-November//1973 Photo and biographical article about Leonard Pearlman, new conductor of "the University of Missouri-Kansas City Civic Orchestra" ("[f]ounded in 1959 by Conductor Hugo Vianello" and in 1966 joined "with...

3. Bob Brookmeyer: KC Roots/UMKC Connection Bob Brookmeyer: KC Roots/UMKC Connection April/May 1995 Article describes the life and career of jazz musician and Kansas City native Bob Brookmeyer. Brookmeyer, "a performer of enormous stature for more than 4 decades," graduated from Paseo High School in...

4. Come, Hear the Music Play: Eight Questions for John Kander Come, Hear the Music Play: Eight Questions for John Kander 2002//October Interview with John Kander, composer of "Cabaret", "New York, New York", "Chicago", and "Kiss of the Spider Woman". Kander received some of his musical training in Kansas City, which he left at the age...

5. Coming of Age: The Nelson-UMKC-Westport Celebrate Landmark Anniversaries Coming of Age: The Nelson-UMKC-Westport Celebrate Landmark Anniversaries May-June//1983 Photo (of the Walter Dickey mansion, an annex of the college at its dedication) and article about the 50th anniversary celebration of the 1933 dedication of the University of Kansas City. History of the...

6. Homegrown: J. Kent Barnhart Homegrown: J. Kent Barnhart March 2002 Brief biographical sketch, with photograph, of J. Kent Barnhart, a multi-talented entertainer who grew up in Raytown and attended the UMKC Conservatory of Music.

7. In Touch with Bobby Watson In Touch with Bobby Watson December 2008/January 2009 Article profiles jazz saxphonist, composer, and educator, Bobby Watson. A native of Kansas City, Kansas, Watson spent much of his career in New York City. He returned to Kansas City in 2002 to assume the...

8. Kander With Candor Kander With Candor October 5, 2002 Feature article on composer John Kander who grew up in Kansas City. His credits include such Broadway shows as The Happy Time, Cabaret, and Chicago. He is to be honored at the UMKC Conservatory of Music's...

9. Kansas City Hears Powell Weaver Work Kansas City Hears Powell Weaver Work January/15/1951 Announcement of classical music pieces and performers in the Fritschy Artist Series, including Isaac Stern.

10. Kansas City's Conservatory of Music: An Institution Which Has Made Much Progress in Its Short Life Kansas City's Conservatory of Music: An Institution Which Has Made Much Progress in Its Short Life February 1914 Proposition to incorporate the educational institution as a university of music.

11. Kansas City: A Musical Portrait Kansas City: A Musical Portrait May//1962 Article about photograph records of famous classical performers of the past, in addition to present (1962) performances associated with the Conservatory and the Philharmonic.

12. Local Heroes Local Heroes December//1991 Photo and biographical description of James Mobberley, "one of the country's hottest classical [music] composers" and "the Kansas City Symphony's first composer-in-residence" at the age of 37 while "teaching...

13. Local Music Legend: Tiberius Klausner Local Music Legend: Tiberius Klausner Winter//1991 Photos and biographical article about Tiberius Klausner, "professor of violin at University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music, concertmaster of the Kansas City Symphony and leader of the Volker...

14. Missouri: Operas and Critics Missouri: Operas and Critics December//1963 Article about various classical music events in Kansas City, including the Kansas City Lyric Theater, the Conservatory of Music, the Youth Symphony, and opera, etc.

15. Mother of Ballet Mother of Ballet June//1980 Biographical article about Tatiana Dokoudovska, nicknamed "Miss Tania," the founder and director of the Kansas City Civic Ballet and later pioneer of a dance degree program at the Conservatory of Music....

16. The Value of Music to Kansas City Shown by the Conservatory of Music The Value of Music to Kansas City Shown by the Conservatory of Music February 1914 Attraction of out-of-state students and audiences to the Conservatory and its music.

17. The Value of Music to Kansas City Shown by the Conservatory of Music The Value of Music to Kansas City Shown by the Conservatory of Music April/15/1915 Photos and article about Ottley Cranston and Louie [Louise] Collier Cranston, "Kansas City's Grand Opera Stars," performing at an upcoming (1915) Commercial Club meeting at at the Shubert Theater, with...