22/23 Concert Season

Join us for an incredible year

This season, we bring you world-class performances by legendary favorites and rising stars.

Packages and single tickets on sale now! 

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Rising stars of chamber music

Fischoff Competition Winners: Mixed Media

Fri, Sep 23, 2022

Legendary vocal jazz group

The Manhattan Transfer: The 50th Anniversary & Final World Tour with Special Guest DIVA Jazz Orchestra

Thurs, Oct 13, 2022

Fusing Chinese and American genres

Wu Fei & Abigail Washburn

Fri, Nov 11, 2022

World-renowned low-voice ensemble


Fri, Dec 2, 2022

Photo announcing Garrick Ohlsson performing music in Des Moines with CMA
Lauridsen Great Pianists Series

Garrick Ohlsson

Sat, Feb 25, 2023

Rising stars of chamber music

Aizuri Quartet with Kinan Azmeh

Sun, Mar 19, 2023

Rising stars of jazz

Benny Benack III Quartet

Fri, Apr 28, 2023

Civic Music Association

Founded in 1925, Civic Music Association (CMA) has been bringing world-class musicians to perform for Central Iowa audiences for nearly 100 years.

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