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 […]
On March 24 & 25, the Des Moines Symphony will premiere a new work by composer Augusta Read Thomas. BRIO for Orchestra, a Music […]
On March 24 & 25, the Des Moines Symphony will premiere a new work by composer Augusta Read Thomas. BRIO for Orchestra, a […]
DES MOINES –The Des Moines Symphony is pleased to announce it has received a five-year commitment totaling $100,000 from Kemin Industries in support of its Guest Artist Program. This support will help the Des Moines Symphony engage renowned visiting soloists […]
The Des Moines Symphony debuts its 2017-2018 80th Season with Invitation to the Dance 7:30PM Saturday, Sep 23 & 2:30PM Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 at the Des Moines Civic Center (221 Walnut Street, Des Moines).
Joseph Giunta and the Des Moines Symphony open […]
“The Des Moines Symphony performed this program admirably with attention to detail and a commitment to audience development.”
– Megan Ihnen, The Sybaritic Singer
Click here to read The Sybaritic Singer’s full review of our Masterworks 6 concerts, Beyond the Score: Berlioz’s […]
The Des Moines Symphony is pleased to announce its 80th Anniversary Season: Music in Motion.
From Slavonic folk dance to Russian ballet and […]
“America’s regional orchestras can be surprisingly good – and that expertise was on fine display at the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra’s concert led by guest conductor JoAnn Falletta.”
– Phillip Nones, Bachtrack
Read the Bachtrack review of our Masterworks 4 […]
In April, the Des Moines Symphony donated free concert tickets to US Veterans and their families through Veteran […]
“The Des Moines Symphony excels in the performance of this repertoire. The exhilarating dynamic range, rich chords, elegant solo lines, and supportive ensemble work are the reasons that make this performance truly delightful.”
– Megan Ihnen, The Des Moines Register