Symphonies of Iowa for June 2 and June 3, 2013

May 28, 2013

Des Moines Symphony – Carmina Burana

Joseph Giunta, music director
Gregory Oakes & Clarence Padilla, clarinets
Carrie Ellen Giunta, soprano
Christopher Pfund, tenor
Robert Orth, baritone
The Drake Choir and Drake University/Community Chorus, directed by Aimee Beckmann-Collier
Drake University Orchestra, directed by Akira Mori

BRAHMS                              Academic Festival Overture
KROMMER                          Concerto for Two Clarinets & Orchestra in E-flat Major
ORFF                                     Carmina Burana

The Des Moines Symphony celebrates and honors their partnership and  history with Drake  University in this collaborative performance. The symphony began in 1937 as the Drake/Des Moines Symphony. Choirs from Drake University will join with the Des Moines Symphony in this celebration of 75 years of rich music making.

Credit Des Moines Symphony Orchestra

This concert was recorded April 13 and 14, 2013.