International Center for Music
2013-2014 Concert Season
Celebrating Our 10th Anniversary Season with Artists from Around the World
Israeli Violinist Shmuel Ashkenasi in Concert
Saturday, September 28, 2013, 7:30 p.m. - Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel
Called a “genuine talent and profoundly gifted” by The Vienna Express, violinist Shmuel Ashkenasi has con-certized throughout the former Soviet Union, Europe, Israel, and Asia. He will perform Dvořák’s Romantic Pieces and will be joined by ICM faculty for a performance of Mendelssohn String Quintet No. 2.
Spanish Pianist Luis Fernando Perez in Concert
Saturday, November 16, 2013 – 7:30 p.m. - Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel
Acclaimed Spanish pianist Luis Fernando Pérez, “among the most individual and gifted pianists of today’s generation” according to Gramophone magazine, will make his Kansas City debut with a performance of the complete Iberia Suite by Isaac Albéniz.
THIS PERFORMANCE HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
A later date might be scheduled. Check back for updates.
Lithuanian-Israeli violinist Ben Sayevich and Russian pianist Lolita Lisovskaya-Sayevich in Concert
Saturday, December 7, 2013 – 7:30 p.m. - Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel
The dynamic duo of Ben Sayevich and Lolita Lisovskaya-Sayevich will be featured in a rarely performed masterwork by Ernest Chausson, the Concerto for Violin, Piano and String Quartet op. 21.
Czech cellist Daniel Veis and pianist Helena Veisová in Concert
Saturday, February 15, 2014 – 7:30 p.m. - Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel
This husband-and-wife-duo from Prague will perform Czech composer Bohuslav Martinů’s profound Cello Sonata No. 1 written in 1939 as well as Franck’s popular Sonata in A major for Cello and Piano.
SPECIAL EVENT: Van Cliburn Tribute Concert
Friday, April 4, 2014 – 7:30 p.m. – Helzberg Hall, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
This concert will feature 2001 Van Cliburn Gold Medal Winner, Stanislav Ioudenitch and award winning pianist Behzod Abduraimov, who has been compared to the legendary pianist Vladimir Horowitz by the London press. The Park Piano Trio will also perform Tchaikovsky’s Piano Trio in A minor in memory of Van Cliburn.
Order tickets at the Kauffman Center Ticket Office (available soon)
Young Artist Showcase
Saturday, April 26, 2014 –7:30 p.m. - Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel
Join us for a free concert highlighting the talents of the young artists enrolled in the International Center for Music.
This concert is free, but tickets are required.
Tickets (except the Special Event)
General Admission: $15 ($20 at the door)
- Senior Citizens: $10 (age 60 and older)
- Students: $5 (with a valid Student ID)
- Park University students, faculty, staff and children (age 12 and under) are free.
Direction to Venues:
- Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the campus of Park University, Parkville, Mo.
- Helzberg Hall, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas City, Mo.
For questions call (816) 584-6484