The Des Moines Symphony Academy is seeking a music professional to join our teaching faculty as a Cello Instructor. Hired Instructor will teach private cello lessons as well as have the opportunity of teaching group cello in our Beginning Strings […]
Auditions for our Youth Orchestras & Youth Wind Ensemble 2019-2020 will be held Aug 27-29, 2019
Learn more about our Youth Orchestras & Youth Wind Ensemble 2019-2020 Season Auditions
The following streets near The Temple for Performing Arts will be closed for the 80-35 FestivalWednesday, July 10 through Sunday, July 14
Locust Street from 10th to 15th Streets
12th Street from Locust Street to Grand Avenue
12th Street from Walnut Street to Grand Avenue
13th Street […]
On Thursday, June 20, 2019, the Symphony Academy’s Flute Quartet, Zauberflote, performed at the 2019 Iowa Arts […]
The following streets near The Temple for Performing Arts will be closed for the Des Moines Arts Festival.
Wednesday, June 26 through Sunday, June 30
Locust Street from 10th to 16th Streets
Grand Avenue from 11th to 16th Streets
15th Street from Ingersoll Ave […]
Join us for our Yankee Doodle Popcorn Pops Camp this coming June. Each day is devoted to one instrument family; allowing children to perform hands-on experiments, hear and meet live musicians, play themed games and enjoy a snack and story.
The following streets near The Temple for Performing Arts will be closed for the CelebrAsian Festival.
Wednesday May 22 through Sunday, May 26
Locust from 13th street to 10th street
Grand Ave from 12th street to 14th street
12th street closed from Walnut to […]
The Des Moines Symphony & Academy will offer its first sensory-friendly concert, Little Johnny & Papa Haydn, at 3:00pm on Sunday, June 9 in the Grand Hall at the Temple for Performing Arts.
Little Johnny & Papa Haydn tells the story […]
Each year, Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute auditions thousands of young musicians ages 16-19 to play in the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America (NYO-USA). This free program allows students from across the nation to participate in […]