Carnegie Hall commemorates its 120th anniversary on GREAT PERFORMANCES with an all-star gala concert featuring conductor Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic. Special guests pianist Emanuel Ax, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, violinist Gil Shaham, and the four-time Tony Award-winning singer and actress Audra McDonald perform works by Ludwig von Beethoven, Duke Ellington, Antonin Dvořák and George Gershwin.
Coming up on the next episode of The Local Show: Cynthia Wheeler-Linden sits down with Art Fillmore to discuss his role in local veteran’s causes. Randy Mason welcomes Michael Stern to The Local Show to discuss this year’s Celebration at the Station, the new Kauffman Performing Arts Center and what’s in store for the Kansas City Symphony. We present a look at last year’s Symphony in the Flint Hills performance featuring Lyle Lovett. And we show the recent Biz Kid$ segment featuring the metro’s very own Jeffrey Owen Hanson who talks about how he started investing at age 14 and gives advice about how to choose stocks.
For more information, visit thelocalshow.org.
Australian guitarist Tommy Emmanuel met KCPT members before the May 19th concert at The Midland by AMC.
Looking for more KCPT photos? Check out KCPT’s Flickr Photostream