Sat Apr 18 & Sun Apr 19
Des Moines Civic Center
(221 Walnut Street, Downtown Des Moines)
$15-$55 for adults; half price for students
The Chairman Dances; Foxtrot for Orchestra
Symphony No. 2
Cellist Joshua Roman, described as â€œa cellist of extraordinary technical and musical gifts,â€ makes his much-anticipated return to the Des Moines Symphony in DvorÃ¡kâ€™s dramatic and virtuosic Cello Concerto
. Sibeliusâ€™ romantic Second Symphony
is the composerâ€™s most popular, with majestic, heroic melodies and an epic, rollicking conclusion. The Legal Circle is the Guest Artist Sponsor for this program.
Tickets: Single tickets are $15-$55
and are available through Ticketmaster
(up until two hours prior to performances) and the Civic Center Ticket Office (221 Walnut Street, Des Moines; open 9a-5p Monday through Friday and two hours prior to performances). Student tickets are $7.50-$27.50
and are available through the Civic Center Ticket Office. Student rush tickets
, subject to availability, are $5 for junior high and high school students and $10 for all other students the day of the concert through the Civic Center Ticket Office.
The duration of these concerts
is approximately two hours and ten minutes, which includes a 20-minute intermission.
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LEARN MORE: Discover more about the program with our program notes.
Concert Prelude Talks begin 45 minutes prior to each Masterworks concert in the Stoner Theater.
MEET OUR MUSICIANS: Meet and mingle with our musicians after our Saturday evening concert at Coda After the Concert!
Join us prior to the concert on Sunday April 19 in the East Lobby for a performance by our Symphony Academy Zauberflote