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:
Congratulations to the following Academy students who participated in the 2017 Iowa All-State Music Festival Orchestra, Band or Choir:
Isabella Avilez, Elaina Borg, Sarah Brady, David Breese, Matthew Christensen, Jane Dias, Alex Ertl, Hunter Floyd, Jack Geadelmann, Andrew Gjersvik, Beau Henson, […]
Information on auditioning for the Des Moines Symphony Youth Orchestras’ 20172-18 Season is now available.
Visit our Youth Orchestras page for details.
Street Closure Update
Beginning Mon Jul 31, 2017, both lanes of Locust Street from 10th to 12th Streets will be closed for street resurfacing. This is the second phase of the water main replacement project, which is planned to end at the […]
There will be several streets closed around The Temple for Performing Arts for the upcoming Des Moines Arts Festival June 23-25, 2017. Please allow yourself extra time if coming to the Symphony Academy on these dates for lessons and classes.