Helzberg Hall, Kauffman Center
Jeffrey Kahane, guest conductor and pianist
RAVEL Piano Concerto in G Major
F.J. HAYDN Symphony No. 88
DVOŘÁK The Water Goblin
DVOŘÁK The Noonday Witch
Jeffrey Kahane is both pianist and conductor in this Kansas City Symphony program opening with Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G. Written after the French composer’s United States concert tour, the work is a vibrant, jazzy affair. Haydn’s Symphony No. 88 is one of the composer’s most sparkling works, with delightful surprises at every turn. The program concludes with The Water Goblin and The Noonday Witch, two musical depictions of the supernatural by Dvořák. Tickets start at $25. For more information, please call the Symphony Box Office at (816) 471-0400 or visit kcsymphony.org.