Des Moines Civic Center (221 Walnut Street, Des Moines)
The Des Moines Symphony celebrates its third annual Des Moines Symphony Academy Day with free tickets for the first 200 students (ages 7-18) for the Masterworks 6: Roman Returns – Dvorak Cello Concerto concert on Sunday, April 19. Complimentary tickets must be requested at the Civic Center Ticket Office (221 Walnut Street; open 9a-5p M-F) by Friday, Apr 17. Limit of four tickets per family or group. John Deere is the exclusive sponsor of Symphony Academy Day.
Before the concert, enjoy a free prelude concert performance by Symphony Academy flute ensemble Zauberflote in the East (Prairie Meadows) lobby.
“These free tickets allow kids who may have never heard a professional orchestra to experience it live,” said Symphony Academy Managing Director Joshua Barlage.
“The Des Moines Symphony Academy is a community of musical excellence, and education is at the heart of what we do. We want kids in the Des Moines community to be able to experience this great music. It will be an enriching experience with memories to last a lifetime.”