Iowa Public Radio proudly showcases the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra and their fourth collaborative performance with the Chicago Symphony’s Beyond the Score series on Iowa Public Radio’s Symphonies of Iowa, scheduled for Sunday, March 9, 2014 at noon and Monday, March 10, 2014 at 7 p.m. The Des Moines Symphony Orchestra performs Holst’s intriguing piece, The Planets. Also as part of this broadcast, the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra’s 2003-2004 performance of Beethoven’s famous Fifth Symphony from their Beethoven one to nine recorded CD set will be included featuring the Des Moines Symphony Orchestra under Maestro Giunta.
Joseph Giunta, music director
HOLST The Planets
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 in c minor, Op. 67 (from 2003-2004 DMSO’s Beethoven 1-9 CD Series)
(Concert recorded Saturday, November 16 – Sunday, November 17, 2013)