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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
April 21, 2018
01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Fine Arts News
April 17, 2018
Nearly 300 singers and instrumentalists will perform Beethoven’s “Mass in C Major” on Saturday, April 21, and Sunday, April 22. Performances are at St. Ambrose Cathedral downtown.