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World War I Concert & Exhibit

  • Salisbury House & Gardens
  • Address: 4025 Tonawanda Drive, Des Moines, IA 50312
  • November 10, 2016
  • From: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
  • Price: Members $22.50; Students $15; General Public $25

With the centennial of the United States' entry into World War I approaching in 2017, join us for a music program to honor those who sacrificed so much in the conflict. The performance will include music inspired by or written during WWI:

Quartet in a minor by Herbert Howells
Ludlow and Teme by Ivor Gurney
On Wenlock Edge by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Violin Sonata No. 1 by John Ireland

Featured performers include the Amara Piano Quartet, Edwin Griffith (tenor) and Julie Fox Henson (violin).

In a joint partnership with the Iowa Gold Star Military Museum, an exhibition of WWI era artifacts will be on display during this event.

Tickets can be purchased at website/link.

World War I Concert & Exhibit