SOI 2016 Encore Series Opens With Des Moines Symphony's "Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1"

Jul 12, 2016

IPR’s Symphonies of Iowa encore series is back! The series kicks off with the Des Moines Symphony presenting their 2015 season debut concert under Joseph Giunta with the dazzling Natasha Paremski at the keyboard. Paremski gives us a breathtaking performance of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1.

Pianist Natasha Paremski
Credit Andrea Joynt

Also included on this show is the world premiere of Peter Hamlin’s 2015 musical tribute to the Iowa State Fair entitled Symphony on a Stick. You can see the work performed live at the event that inspired its creation at this year’s Iowa State Fair on August 11 on the MidAmerican Energy Stage. Tune in on Monday, July 18 at 7 p.m. for our first Symphonies of Iowa encore broadcast of 2016!