Join Us for Music Therapy's 50th Anniversary!


Please join the faculty and students at the UMKC Conservatory as ey celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Music Therapy Program! Celebrate our amazing alumni and students who make this program a major success promoting health and healing through music in the Kansas City region and beyond.

Music Therapy Program's 50th Anniversary!

Saturday, April 6th, 2024
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
UMKC Conservatory
James C. Olson Performing Arts Center
4949 Cherry St, KCMO 64110

You will begin the day with lectures and experiential opportunities from seasoned professionals as well as current students followed by lunch in the Performing Arts Center. The afternoon will bring an opportunity to hear from keynote speakers about the progression of and influence of the UMKC Music Therapy program.

Andrea Dalton, MT-BC (M.A. '04)
The Hon. Ingrid Burnett, State Representative (B.M.E. '80)
Wanda Latham Radocy, 1st Director of Music Therapy at UMKC

Following the speakers a reception will be provided.
If you have interest in presenting for the morning sessions, please contact Dr. Amy Robertson at and provide a topic with related objectives that you would be addressing during your presentation. Determination of final schedule of presenters will be determined by the American Music Therapy Students board at UMKC.

Sign up before March 16th to secure your spot for this phenomenal celebratory event!

Published: Jan 29, 2024