Corner of 13th and Broadway in Downtown Kansas City View Map        Online Giving

Upcoming Music Events

All information is subject to change.
Most events are in the Nave unless otherwise specified.

Choral Evensong is offered on the third Sunday of the month (October–May) at 5 p.m. by the Trinity Choir. This contemplative service lasts about 45 minutes and includes hymns, scripture readings, prayers, chanted Psalms, canticles and a choir anthem. With its origins in Archbishop Thomas Cranmer’s Book of Common Prayer (1549), Evensong is one of the most uniquely Anglican liturgies and is sung in cathedrals and parishes throughout the world.

Evensong Organ Recital Series

This season, the Cathedral is presenting an organ recital series at 6 p.m. following services of Choral Evensong. These free hour-long programs will feature the Cathedral’s beautiful Gabriel Kney organ.

Sunday, February 16, 5 p.m.

Choral Evensong and Organ Recital

Evensong is a service of hymns, choral anthems, Bible readings and prayers—it is a time to listen, pray, meditate and sing. Holy Eucharist will not be offered at this Evensong. The February recital is by Thomas R. Vozzella. Thomas is Director of Music-Organist at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Kansas City, Missouri, Director of the Kansas City Junior League Chorus and a Staff Organist at the Community of Christ.

Saturday, March 7, 7:30 p.m.

Bach B-minor Mass presented by Spire Chamber Ensemble

When Bach assembled the B-minor Mass in his final years, he crystallized his lifelong mission to express faith through music into one staggering compendium of intellectual and spiritual exaltation. Tickets are available here. $25—General Admission; $10—Student tickets available at the door.

Sunday, March 15, 5 p.m.

Choral Evensong and Organ Recital

Evensong is a service of hymns, choral anthems, Bible readings and prayers—it is a time to listen, pray, meditate and sing. Holy Eucharist will not be offered at this Evensong. The March recital is by Ann Marie Rigler. Ann Marie is Professor of Music and College Organist at William Jewell College in Liberty, Missouri and organist for Country Club United Methodist Church in Kansas City, Missouri.

Sunday, April 18, 5 p.m.

Choral Evensong and Organ Recital

Evensong is a service of hymns, choral anthems, Bible readings and prayers—it is a time to listen, pray, meditate and sing. Holy Eucharist will not be offered at this Evensong. The April recital is by Andrew Morris. Andrew currently serves as the organist for Country Club Christian Church in Kansas City, Missouri.

Please address questions to Paul Meier (816.214.9928 or pmeier@kccathedral.org).

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required

Email Lists