Preludio Strings performs first concert

February 11, 2016

PreludioPreludio Strings, the Academy’s new and youngest Youth Orchestra, had their first concert on Sunday, January 31 prior to the Des Moines Symphony’s Masterworks 4 concert. They performed three pieces for a large audience.

Preludio Strings is a new ensemble at the Des Moines Symphony Academy that gives young students with one year of lessons the opportunity to experience playing in an ensemble for the first time. The sixteen students in Preludio range in age from six to ten years old. At the ensemble’s very first performance they played Take Me Out to the Ballgame, Themes from the New World Symphony and Circus March.