Concerts begin at 7 pm on the west Capitol grounds.   FREE admission.

     FREE parking is availablein the adjacent state lots.

     Rain location: Harmon Fine Arts Center, Drake University, 25th &


Featuring the

Des Moines Metro Concert Band

and the

Des Moines Metro Big Band

Clarence Padilla, Music Director and Conductor

Music Under the Stars


It is because of individual tax-deductible donations and our generous

sponsors that we are able to continue to bring you free, high-quality music

each summer.  Help keep the tradition of Music Under the Stars alive!

We gladly accept donations by mail at
Music Under the Stars • 5817 Walnut Hill Ave
Des Moines, IA 50312-1434

       Join us for the 71st season of Music Under the Stars

                        Opening night: Sunday, June 11