December 15, 2020
Symphony in Place: Musical Advent Calendar by KCS
Symphony in Place is a blog series that chronicles the happenings of NWS Fellows, Alumni, Trustees, Volunteers and Staff during the COVID-19 crisis. Click here to access all posts in the series.
Musicians of the Kansas City Symphony are sharing #25daysofKCS, unveiling a new holiday video each day until Dec. 25. The Kansas City Symphony has the most NWS alumni of any other orchestra -- over 30! Here’s a sampling of the musicians' first 15 videos and the alumni you will spot in each. Click here to follow the rest of the series.
“Fum, Fum, Fum”
NWS alumni featured: Kristina Fulton (oboe), Alison Chung (oboe)
“Up on the Housetop”
NWS alumni featured: Steven Franklin (trumpet and arranger)
“O Christmas Tree”
NWS alumni featured: Evan Halloin (bass)
NWS alumni featured: Raymond Santos (clarinet)
Corelli’s Christmas Concerto
NWS alumni featured: Susie Yang (cello), Meredith McCook (cello)
NWS alumni featured: Michael Gordon (flute), Kayla Burggraf (flute)