Upcoming Events

April 26, 2014 / 3:00 p.m. 
Charl Louw, Lecture Recital
Join us as former MCE member Charl Louw presents his lecture recital to complete his Doctor of Musical Arts Degree in Piano Performance from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. 
Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, 9100 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS
May 11, 2014 / 7:30 p.m. / Pre-Concert Talk at 6:45 p.m.
Ladies' Night
Midwest Chamber Ensemble members perform chamber music by female composers. Program includes Kansas City composer Chen Yi's "Night Thoughts", Anne Boyd's "Goldfish Through Summer Rain", and Lori Laitman's "I Never Saw Another Butterfly". Download a poster here and read the preview article at KCMETROPOLIS.org!
*Prairie Baptist Church, 7416 Roe Avenue, Prairie Village, KS*
News

04.23.14 ~ We are pleased to welcome the Midwest Chamber Ensemble's new concertmaster: Katherine Okesson! Katherine brings and impressive array of experience to both orchestral and chamber music at MCE, and you can read more about her by clicking here

03.19.14 ~ Announcing Season Three! We have prepared an exciting 2014-15 line-up of music both new and old, chamber and orchestral, with superb soloists. Click here to read the press release detailing the schedule

02.23.14 ~ Congratulations to Daniel Mangiaracino, the winner of MCE's Youth Concerto Competition! Daniel is 12 years old and played the first movement of Grieg's Piano Concerto in A minor. He will play with the orchestra on our opening concert next season. His teacher is Dr. Scott McBride Smith. Runner-up was flutist Emma Reno, who played Mozart's Flute Concerto in G Major, K. 313. 

11.01.13 ~ Announcing the Midwest Chamber Ensemble String Quartet!  Led by MCE violinist Teresa Edgar, the MCE Quartet will be available to hire for all your events: weddings, private parties, corporate events, memorial services, and more at competitive rates. Please visit the "String Quartet" page above for more information. 
We are fortunate to work under the auspices of Lutheran Church of the Resurrection. Although we are not supported financially by the church, your donations are tax deductible. Please visit the church's website by clicking on the logo to the right. Special thanks to Pastor Alix Pridgen and the congregation of LCR for their generous support!
Featured Reviews
 
"This young group’s 2013–14 season begins in August, and their exciting lineup of world premieres, guest artists, collaborations, and favorite classic repertoire should make Midwest Chamber Ensemble the group to keep your eye on in the coming year." -Karen Hague, KC Metropolis