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Masterworks 5: Pictures at an Exhibition

  • Des Moines Performing Arts
  • Address: 221 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA 50309
  • March 4, 2017 - March 5, 2017
  • Sat 7:30 - 10 p.m.; Sun 2:30 - 5 p.m.
  • Price: $15 - $65; Students $7.50 - $32.50

MENDELSSOHN  Music from A Midsummer Night’s Dream
BRAHMS  Piano Concerto No. 2
MUSSORGSKY/Ravel  Pictures at an Exhibition

Renowned pianist Robert Thies is the only American pianist to win a Russian piano competition since Van Cliburn’s triumph in Moscow. His dramatic interpretation of Brahms’s Second Piano Concerto will thrill and inspire. This concert of classical favorites opens with music from Mendelssohn’s enchanting A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Finally, experience the power and splendor as Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition draws this program of masterpieces to a close with the majestic Great Gate of Kiev.

Tickets: Single tickets are $15-$65 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-$32.50 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.

Masterworks 5: Pictures at an Exhibition
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  • $15 - $65; Students $7.50 - $32.50
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