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Park University’s International Center for Music – Stanislav & Friends

March 11th was the date for Stanislav & Friends, a benefit for Park University’s International Center for Music. The fourth annual event was held at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Debbie and John Starr were the honorary chairmen. A concert featured the talents of Park ICM faculty members, students, and alumni. Afterward, there was a dessert reception, with confections created by Executive Chef Laura Comer, Kauffman Center, at which guests and performers could mingle.  

Benny and Edith Lee with Sue and Richard Looney


Colleen and Ihab Hassan


Dave and Carol Sindelar


Doug Coffin with Phyllis and Ron Nolan


Dr. Evelina Swartzman and Harrison Swartzman


George and Missy Guastello with Theresa and Dr. Brad Freilich


John and Angela Walker


John and Debbie Starr, honorary chairmen; with Angela and Shane Smeed, Park University


Julie and Vince Clark with Shane Smeed, Park University; and Angela Smeed


Rita Zhorov, Linda Beal, and Stanley Fisher


Robin and Scott Boswell


Stanislav Ioudenitch, Park ICM; performed with the Kansas City Chamber Orchestra.


Julie and Vince Clark


Suzanne Shank with Lisa Hickok, Park ICM


Terry and Marlene Calaway


Featured in the April 29, 2023 issue of The Independent.
Photo credit: Kenny Johnson and Park University



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