2016 Symphonies of Iowa

Jan 6, 2015

Tune in to Iowa Public Radio Classical on Sunday nights at 4 p.m. and Monday nights at 7 p.m. to hear IPR’s Symphonies of Iowa broadcast series featuring Iowa’s symphonies performing spectacular concerts with a diverse repertoire. Check IPR’s Symphonies of Iowa page each week to read an overview of that week’s concert. Please see the list below and mark your calendars with all of Iowa Public Radio’s 2017 Symphonies of Iowa broadcasts. 

2017 Symphonies of Iowa broadcasts:

January 22 & 23, 2017: Des Moines Symphony's "Beethoven's Ode to Joy!" (recorded Sept. 24 & 25, 2016)

January 29 & 30, 2017: Orchestra Iowa's "Pastoral Beethoven" (recorded Oct. 14-15, 2016)

February 5 & 6, 2017: wcfsymphony's "Four Seasons I" (recorded Oct. 8, 2016)

February 12 & 13, 2017: Des Moines Symphony Orchestra's "A German Rhapsody" (recorded Oct. 29-30, 2016)

February 19 & 20, 2017: Orchestra Iowa's "A Night in Prague" (recorded Nov. 11-12, 2016)

February 26 & 27, 2017: wcfsymphony's "Harry Potter" (recorded Oct. 29, 2016)

March 5 & 6, 2017: Des Moines Symphony's "Romeo & Rach 2" (recorded Nov. 19-20, 2016)

March 12 & 13, 2017: wcfsymphony's "Glorious Brass" (recorded Nov. 19, 2016)

March 19 & 20, 2017: UNI's Midwest International Piano Competition Finals (recorded June 11, 2016)

March 26 & 27, 2017: Des Moines Symphony's "Cathedrals of Sound" (recorded Jan. 28-29, 2017)

April 2 & 3, 2017: Orchestra Iowa's "American Mystics" (recorded Jan. 28-29, 2017)

April 9 & 10, 2017: wcfsymphony's "Four Seasons II" (recorded Feb. 15, 2017)

April 16 & 17, 2017: Orchestra Iowa Chamber's "A Point of Departure" (recorded Jan. 20-21, 2017)

April 23 & 24, 2017: Des Moines Symphony's "Pictures at an Exhibition" (recorded March 4-5, 2017)

April 30 & May 1, 2017: Orchestra Iowa's "Marsalis in Iowa" (sans Marsalis) (recorded March 10-11, 2017

May 7 & 8, 2017: Des Moines Symphony's "Berlioz's 'Symphonie Fantastique'" (recorded April 1-2, 2017)

May 14 & 15, 2017: Quad City Symphony (performance TBD)

May 21 & 22, 2017: Orchestra Iowa Chamber's "Spring Serenade" (recorded April 21-22, 2017

May 28 & 29, 2017: wcfsymphony's "Appassionato" (recorded April 29, 2017)

June 4 & 5, 2017: Orchestra Iowa's "1,001 Arabian Nights" (recorded May 6, 2017)

June 11 & 12, 2017: Dubuque Symphony Orchestra's "Music and Fantasy" (recorded April 29-30, 2017)

June 18 & 19, 2017: Des Moines Symphony's "American Gothic and Bolero" (recorded May 13-14, 2017)

June 25 & 26, 2017: Orchestra Iowa's "Epic Bach - The B Minor Mass" (recorded June 3-4, 2017)