Symphonies of Iowa for June 2 and June 3, 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.
This concert was recorded April 13 and 14, 2013.