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Northland musicians, neighbors, and students join together to bring free music to Kansas City

Joe Snapp
Conductor Jim Murray leads the Northland Symphony Orchestra and Northland area children's choir in Helzberg Hall.

Classical KC's Brooke Knoll welcomes Jim Murray and Andrea Johnson from the Northland Symphony Orchestra. We'll learn about the group's origins, mission to keep concerts free and educational efforts. We'll hear performances of music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Édouard Lalo and Camille Saint-Saëns.


Brooke Knoll


Jim Murray, music director
Andrea Johnson, violin


Scheherazade - selections
by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Jim Murray and the Northland Symphony Orchestra

Symphonie espagnole in D minor, Op. 21 - I. Allegro non troppo
by Édouard Lalo
Jim Murray and the Northland Symphony Orchestra
Mary So, violin

Danse Bacchanale
by Camille Saint-Saëns
Jim Murray and the Northland Symphony Youth Orchestra

You can learn more about the Northland Symphony Orchestra and its youth programs at northlandsymphony.org.

Brooke Knoll is the digital audience specialist and on-air host for Classical KC. You can reach her at brooke@classicalkc.org.
Sam Wisman is a Senior Producer for 91.9 Classical KC and a backup announcer for KCUR 89.3. Email him at samwisman@classicalkc.org.