Des Moines Community Orchestra Spring Concert @ Sheslow Auditorium

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What: Des Moines Community Orchestra Spring Concert

When: Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Where: Sheslow Auditorium at Drake University

Cost: Free

Conductor: Carl Johnson

Guest Violin Soloist: Jonathan Sturm (concertmaster of the DM Symphony Orchestra)

Reception: There will be a reception in Levitt Hall following the concert.

Program:

    Adagio for Strings by Samuel Barber

    Journeys by Linda Robbins Coleman (local composer)

    Morning, Noon and Night in Vienna by Von Suppe

    Violin Concerto in D Major, op. 61 by Beethoven, featuring Jonathan Sturm, violinist

This concert is a memorial to the DM Community Orchestra's founder, Dr. Janice Wade. She commissioned the piece, Journeys, from Linda Robbins Coleman. Dr. Wade also performed the Beethoven violin concerto as a soloist with the DM Community Orchestra a number of years ago.

There will be a pre-concert talk given by the director at 1:00.

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