As the musicians went through security at the prison, Alex East opened his cello case to let correctional officer Nathan Johnson (right) inspect it. The instrument was too big to fit through the X-ray machine.
As the musicians went through security at the prison, Alex East opened his cello case to let correctional officer Nathan Johnson (right) inspect it. The instrument was too big to fit through the X-ray machine. David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
As the musicians went through security at the prison, Alex East opened his cello case to let correctional officer Nathan Johnson (right) inspect it. The instrument was too big to fit through the X-ray machine. David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com

Kansas City Symphony players take Haydn, Mozart to prison

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