We are now accepting registration for our Fall Semester of Beginning Strings. For more information about our Beginning Strings Program including how to register, please visit our Beginning Strings Program page.
Fall Semester classes begin the week of […]
The Des Moines Symphony Youth Orchestras will hold their 2018-2019 Season Auditions on:
Tue Aug 28 4-7 p.m.
The Temple for Performing Arts
1011 Locust Street
Des Moines, IA 50309
Wed Aug 29 4-7 p.m.
Valley Southwoods Freshman High School
635 South 35th Street
West Des Moines, IA […]
The Des Moines Symphony Academy is leading several Instrument Petting Zoos at community libraries and other locations throughout the summer of […]
The Des Moines Symphony Academy and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa are pleased to announce the public launch of Project Encore at the Symphony Academy’s 15th Anniversary Celebration, Music Matters, on Tuesday April 17.
Project Encore, the Des […]
The Des Moines Symphony Academy is pleased to announce its first annual Summer Chamber Camp taking place July 9-13, 2018. Participants will work directly with accomplished Des Moines Symphony Academy faculty by receiving private lessons, chamber coaching, […]
Our Group Lessons for Young Beginners Spring Semester Class Schedule is now available. To receive a copy of this class schedule, please e-mail Joshua Barlage, Managing Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about this exciting program, please visit our
The Preludio Strings rehearsal scheduled for this afternoon has been cancelled. The Academy will remain open for private lessons and classes.
Due to inclement weather, the Symphony Academy will be closed today, Tuesday, February 20, 2018. All lessons, classes and rehearsals have been cancelled.
Thanks and please be safe if traveling outdoors.
Due to the pending forecast, Youth Symphony rehearsal will be cancelled this evening. The Symphony Academy will remain open for private lessons and group piano/violin classes. Thanks and please use caution when traveling this evening.
Forms and policy information for some of our programs are now available in Spanish. Find them here: