Rock legend David Bowie will be honored posthumously during “David Bowie: A Musical Odyssey with the Kansas City Symphony” on Sept. 24 at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.
The symphony will be joined by a full rock band and guest conductor Martiin Herman. They will perform a variety of Bowie’s hits and best-known material. Tickets are on sale now by calling the symphony box office at (816) 471-0400 or at kcsymphony.org. Tickets start at $45.
Single tickets are also available for three other shows:
“The Music of Led Zeppelin with the Kansas City Symphony,” 8 p.m. Sept. 9. The symphony will be joined by a rock band and vocalist.
“Screenland at the Symphony: The Phantom of the Opera,” 7 p.m. Oct. 27: The 1929 film starring Lon Cheney will be shown on a giant screen at Helzberg Hall , and organist Dorothy Papadakos will accompany the film by performing the soundtrack. Tickets start at $40.
“Screenland at the Symphony: Raiders of the Lost Ark,” 7 p.m. Nov. 12: The symphony will perform the John Williams score along with the movie. Tickets start at $40.