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DM Symphony - MW 5: ELLIS ISLAND / THE NEW WORLD

March 16 - 17, 2019 Des Moines Civic Center

Experience Dvorak’s masterful Ninth Symphony in a concert celebrating the journey to the New World. First, our nation’s immigrant heritage is brought to vivid life in Ellis Island: The Dream of America, an ambitious new work which blends theatre, narration, historical images, and music to portray immigrants in search of the American dream. Next, celebrated pianist Anne-Marie McDermott plays Gershwin’s uniquely American, jazz-infused Concerto in F. Finally, Dvorak’s famed “New World” Symphony features the evocative sounds of his own American journey. 

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Please note: only children age 5 and over with tickets will be allowed into the theater for this production.
Official Website: dmsymphony.org

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