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Summerfest Returns to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church on Sunday Afternoons!

Summerfest Concerts is pleased to return to St. Mary's Episcopal Church at 13th and Holmes in downtown Kansas City for its 3:00 p.m. concerts each Sunday afternoon during the 2016 summer season. Summerfest will perform at St. Mary's each Sunday

Do You Fringe? Then Fringe With Summerfest!

What are Kansas City's two best-known cultural activities during July?  Let's see now....the Kansas City Fringe Festival and Summerfest! So why not get them

Meet Summerfest Board President Don Dagenais

  Don Dagenais is the President of the Board of Summerfest Concerts. Don has been a lifelong fan of classical music, a season ticket subscriber to the Kansas City Symphony since before it existed (during the days of its predecessor, the

“Reflection” with Summerfests’ Artistic Committee

Since its inception, Summerfest has provided the Kansas City community with exceptional programming that is distinctive from other arts organizations. Our Artistic Advisors strive each season to achieve the eclectic mix of

“Reflection” with Melissa Rose, pianist

In the Summer of 1990, Summerfest began as a small group of 4 local musicians sharing a love of Chamber music and an intention to create an experience in which audience and

Summerfest Outreach Through the Years

(All performances free of charge) Summerfest performs community outreach events year-round to audiences that traditionally do not or cannot attend paid concert events. Our intent is to share our passion for music

Interview with Shannon Finney

Kansas City has changed a lot since Shannon Finney first arrived two decades ago. Upon arriving from Chicago, she wondered if she was even going to like this area. That’s changed. “Kansas City is not the same place as when I

Interview with Alexander East

Alexander East came to Kansas City in 1996 when selected to be a cellist in the Kansas City Symphony. Alex is a member of the committee which selects music for Summerfest. He offered these thoughts in developing the programs you

Summerfest Outreach Program

Summerfest schedules outreach events year-round to audiences that traditionally do not or cannot attend paid concert events. The scope of this outreach program has nearly doubled in

Meet Musician Mary Grant, Violinist

Who would ever guess that in the 1960’s Emporia, Kansas would be the birthplace of one of the country’s first Suzuki Violin programs?! Suzuki believed that every child,

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Summerfest Returns to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church on Sunday Afternoons!

Summerfest Concerts is pleased to return to St. Mary's Episcopal Church at 13th and Holmes in downtown Kansas City for its 3:00 p.m. concerts each Sunday afternoon during the 2016 summer season. Summerfest will perform at St. Mary's each Sunday

Do You Fringe? Then Fringe With Summerfest!

What are Kansas City's two best-known cultural activities during July?  Let's see now....the Kansas City Fringe Festival and Summerfest! So why not get them

Meet Summerfest Board President Don Dagenais

  Don Dagenais is the President of the Board of Summerfest Concerts. Don has been a lifelong fan of classical music, a season ticket subscriber to the Kansas City Symphony since before it existed (during the days of its predecessor, the

“Reflection” with Summerfests’ Artistic Committee

Since its inception, Summerfest has provided the Kansas City community with exceptional programming that is distinctive from other arts organizations. Our Artistic Advisors strive each season to achieve the eclectic mix of

“Reflection” with Melissa Rose, pianist

In the Summer of 1990, Summerfest began as a small group of 4 local musicians sharing a love of Chamber music and an intention to create an experience in which audience and

Summerfest Outreach Through the Years

(All performances free of charge) Summerfest performs community outreach events year-round to audiences that traditionally do not or cannot attend paid concert events. Our intent is to share our passion for music

Interview with Shannon Finney

Kansas City has changed a lot since Shannon Finney first arrived two decades ago. Upon arriving from Chicago, she wondered if she was even going to like this area. That’s changed. “Kansas City is not the same place as when I

Interview with Alexander East

Alexander East came to Kansas City in 1996 when selected to be a cellist in the Kansas City Symphony. Alex is a member of the committee which selects music for Summerfest. He offered these thoughts in developing the programs you

Summerfest Outreach Program

Summerfest schedules outreach events year-round to audiences that traditionally do not or cannot attend paid concert events. The scope of this outreach program has nearly doubled in

Meet Musician Mary Grant, Violinist

Who would ever guess that in the 1960’s Emporia, Kansas would be the birthplace of one of the country’s first Suzuki Violin programs?! Suzuki believed that every child,