Drake Orchestras

Drake Symphony Orchestra performs major symphonic repertoire as well as 20th and 21st century music. The Orchestra also performs a major opera work every other year in conjunction with Drake Opera Theatre. Admittance into Drake Symphony Orchestra is by audition only. 

Drake String Ensemble is a select group of the best string players at Drake University. The String Ensemble routinely performs by invitation regionally and nationally.  Recent tours include the Twin Cities and Chicago, Illinois.

Fine Arts Events
September 2, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
September 5, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
September 13, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Fine Arts News
July 11, 2014
The Environmental Education Summer Workshop for Teachers—co-sponsored by Drake University, MetroWaste Authority, and Prairie City-Monroe (PCM) School District—is designed to expose educators to a wide range of experiences connecting the natural history of Iowa’s plants and animals to problem-based learning exercises that address both science and math standards.
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