Serving Young Kansas City Musicians since 2011
The Midwest Chamber Ensemble is a Kansas City-based organization dedicated to the performance of chamber orchestra and chamber ensemble music of the classical tradition. Selected by audition, ensemble members are primarily young professional musicians and exceptional music students. The Midwest Chamber Ensemble prepares its members for future career opportunities by creating a professional environment and providing audiences with quality performances.
Our current and former musicians have played with ensembles such as: Boulder MahlerFest Orchestra, Kansas City Symphony, Longmont Symphony, Missouri Symphony, Omaha Symphony, Performance Santa Fe, South Dakota Symphony, Springfield Symphony, Symphony of Northwest Arkansas, Topeka Symphony, Wichita Symphony.
They have also gone on to top music programs at schools such as: the Curtis Institute of Music, Indiana University, Northwestern University, Peabody Conservatory, Rice University, Ball State University, University of Missouri-Kansas City.
The Midwest Chamber Ensemble has been selected as a semi-finalist in the community division of the 2016 American Prize Ernst Bacon Memorial Award in the performance of American music! For more information, visit the website of the American Prize, here. Finalists to be announced in late fall, so stay tuned.