St. Clair Conducts Tchaikovsky

  • Overview

    Carl St. Clair leads the Orchestra in a breathtaking program featuring Tchaikovsky, Bruch, and more.
    Renowned conductor and Music Director of the Pacific Symphony Carl St. Clair leads the Orchestra in a program which begins with multiple Emmy award-winning composer John Wineglass’s Alone Together, a piece that addresses social issues and systemic racial disparities. Aubree Oliverson, praised for her evocative lyricism, plays Bruch’s beloved First Violin Concerto. The concert concludes with Tchaikovsky’s profoundly stirring and ethereal “Pathétique” Symphony, known for its haunting conclusion that fades to black.
    Carl St. Clair, conductor; Aubree Oliverson, violin
    Tickets are $15-$70 and are available through Des Moines Performing Arts. Ticket prices increase $5 on the day of the concert, excluding student rush tickets.
    Half-price student tickets are $7.50-$35 & are available through the Civic Center Ticket Office. Student rush tickets 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. One ticket sold per valid Student ID.
    The Des Moines Symphony welcomes children five years and older to attend performances. Children of any age are welcome to attend youth and family concerts. All children, regardless of age, must have their own ticket to attend performances.