Botanical Blues - Tommy Doggett

  • 909 Robert D. Ray Drive | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Dates: February 12, 2023
  • Location: Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden
  • Price: Member – free; Adult – $10; Senior – $9; Military – $9; Youth – $7; Children 3 and under – free Adventure Pass holders and Museums for All (WIC and SNAP EBT card holders) – free Tickets for Botanical Blues will not be sold in advance, but will be available at the door. First come, first served until capacity is reached. - Leave coolers and food at home' Bring Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden Silipint® for 10% off drinks - Purchase admission at the door
  • Overview

    Tommy Doggett’s diverse musical palette stems from his collaboration with musicians such as Corey Taylor’s first solo project to a soloist with the Southeastern Ohio Symphony Orchestra to art installations with Gustav Art. In 2015, he was inducted into the Iowa Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with the band Freestyle. As a composer, he was recognized for his project Two Turntables and a Saxophone by a ASCAPlus Award in 2006 and 2007. He is heard regularly performing in Des Moines, Iowa with ENGLISH, Courtney Krause, and Scot Sutherland.

    Shows are held live in the conservatory and last one hour each. Botanical Blues attendees are welcome to wander the indoor gardens during the concert.

    Trellis Café will have food and drinks available for purchase in the café and concessions and drinks in Swartz and Walsh Rooms.- Café: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Swartz and Walsh Rooms: 1-4:30 p.m.