Pre-Concert Talks

2018-2019  Pre-Concert Talks with Rico McNeela

Presented by Friends of the Symphony


Tuesday, September 25; 6:00 pm; Dinner 6:30 pm

The Benton Club

402 North 7th Street, St. Joseph, Missouri

Conductor and musical director Rico McNeela will explain the upcoming concert music. You will have the opportunity to listen to short concert program selections and enjoy a delightful meal. Please note the Pre-Concert Meal cost does not include a concert ticket.

To begin:

Mixed green and garden vegetable salad with choice of Ranch or Champagne Vinaigrette

You choice of entrée:

Agave and lime salmon with rice pilaf and citrus-infused Caribbean vegetables:
yellow carrots, broccoli, green beans, and red peppers
Herbed beef medallions with garlic whipped potatoes and citrus-infused Caribbean vegetables: yellow carrots, broccoli, green beans, and red peppers

Artisan rolls and butter

For dessert:
Tres Leches birthday cake!

Coffee, tea, and water
Cash bar

Other Event Details

RSVP by Friday, September 21, noon. $45 per person
to Saint Joseph Symphony office: 816.233.7701 or online at

Purchase your tickets here!

Cancellation policy: Cancellations must be made by 10 am the morning of the reservation deadline, otherwise you will be billed for the reservations.

Opening Concert

Saturday, September 29, 7:30 pm. at the Missouri Theater.
Happy 100th Birthday, Mr. Bernstein!