BRIO Composer Featured in Strings Magazine

March 9, 2018

On March 24 & 25, the Des Moines Symphony will premiere a new work by composer Augusta Read Thomas. BRIO for Orchestra, a Music from the Heartland commission by the Des Moines Symphony, is dedicated to Carolyn (Kay) Bucksbaum – Arts Devotee, Innovator, Philanthropist and dear friend – and was commissioned as a gift from her son and daughter John Bucksbaum and Ann Bucksbaum Friedman.

The April 2018 issue of Strings Magazine features a profile on composer Augusta Read Thomas – click here to read the article.

Visit Thomas’s website to read her notes on BRIO for Orchestra – then get your tickets to hear its World Premiere with the Des Moines Symphony!