To transform hearts, minds, and communities through the power of symphonic music.
The Kansas City Symphony serves a metropolitan population of 2 million people. The orchestra's 80 full-time musicians are area residents and vital contributors to the artistic life of Kansas City. During its forty-two week season, the Symphony performs a wide variety of subscription, educational, touring, and outreach concerts. In addition, the KCS performs for the Lyric Opera of Kansas City and the Kansas City Ballet.