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  • Duration
    2hrs 10min
    One intermission
Revolution: The Music of the Beatles — A Symphonic Experience

Revolution: The Music of the Beatles — A Symphonic Experience

The Des Moines Symphony celebrates the Beatles in Revolution, a stunning multimedia exploration of the band that changed pop music forever.

The Des Moines Symphony brings the Beatles to vivid life in Revolution, a stunning multimedia experience featuring new symphonic arrangements transcribed from the original master recordings at Abbey Road. Accompanied by hundreds of rare and unseen photos along with stunning video and animation, Revolution will take you on a magical music and visual journey featuring more than 25 top hits like “Ticket to Ride,” “Penny Lane,” “All You Need is Love,” “Get Back,” “Hey, Jude,” and much more.

All music under license from Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Harrisongs LTD. All photos under license from The Beatles Book Photo Library. The show is not endorsed by or connected to Apple Corps or The Beatles.

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  • Joseph Giunta Conductor Bio
  • Colin Smith Lead Vocals Bio
  • Paul Loren Lead Vocals Bio
  • Greg Mayo Guitar and Vocals Bio
  • Zach Jones Drums and Vocals Bio
  • Andy Roninson Keyboards Bio
  • Brian Killeen Bass Bio

Health & Safety Protocols

The health and safety of our musicians, audiences, and staff is our top priority.

Beginning September 25 and continuing for the foreseeable future, all guests planning to attend a performance inside the Civic Center must present proof of full COVID-19 vaccination or the results of a negative COVID-19 test. 

Additionally, all audience members must wear a mask at all times unless enjoying refreshments within designated areas. 

We anticipate that our health and safety protocols will evolve throughout the season as the CDC’s guidelines for indoor gatherings are updated. 

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Single tickets start at $30 and are available through through Des Moines Performing Arts. Please note all ticket prices are subject to increase.

The Des Moines Symphony welcomes children five years and older to attend performances. Children of any age are welcome to attend youth and family concerts. All children, regardless of age, must have their own ticket to attend performances.