The Des Moines Symphony Academy aims to provide the very best music education experiences for musicians of all ages. Since its founding in 2003, the Des Moines Symphony Academy has become a musical community of excellence where talented and motivated instrumental students of all ages can learn from renowned professional musicians and educators. 

The Symphony Academy is continuing to teach online lessons throughout the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic. Faculty members are continuing to accept new students.

Symphony Academy locations:
The Temple for Performing Arts
Franklin Jr. High

Joshua Barlage, Managing Director

Des Moines Symphony Academy
The Temple for Performing Arts
1011 Locust Street, Suite 400
Des Moines, IA 50309
Phone: 515.280.3332
Email: joshua@dmsymphony.org

The Des Moines Symphony Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs and other school-administered programs.