The Midwest Chamber Ensemble is a Kansas City-based 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the performance of Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Ensemble music of the classical tradition. The ensemble's personnel is selected on the basis of artistic merit and comprises 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 its audiences quality concerts.
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 awarded third place for the community division of The American Prize in Orchestral Performance for the 2016-17 season!