Fischoff Competition
Gold Medal Winners: String Division

Winners of the nation's largest and most prestigious music competition

Buy Season Tickets

Sheslow Auditorium

Des Moines, Iowa

Fri, Oct 27, 2022

7:30 PM

Regular Tickets

Prices $10 – $40, students save 40%

Buy Season Tickets

Fischoff Competition

Group offers

Save 30% on tickets for groups of 10 or more.

Get Group Tickets

Fischoff Competition alumni are a remarkable resource for Fischoff’s educational programs, which directly serve community young people, especially those most in need.

Rev. Edward "Monk" Malloy CSC, President Emeritus, University of Notre Dame

About the show

Rising stars straight from the nation’s largest chamber music competition come to the CMA stage! Past winners of the Fischoff Competition’s string division include the Joshua Bell, Tessa Lark, and the Pacifica Quartet. Join us on October 27 to hear the next generation of performers!

Fischoff Competition

World's Largest Chamber Music Competition

Founded in 1973 in South Bend, Indiana, USA, the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition has grown to become the largest chamber music competition in the world, and one of the most prestigious classical music prizes attainable today. The 50th Fischoff Competition is scheduled for May 12 - 14, 2023 in South Bend, IN.

Committed to music education, the Fischoff also partners with competition alumni to bring free, innovative Arts-in-Education programs directly to children in their own schools and community centers.

Practical information

Duration

2 hours

Where is the concert happening?

This concert will happen at Sheslow Auditorium, a beautiful recital hall with 776 seats located on Drake University’s campus, just west of the Varsity Theater on 25th Street. Sheslow is physically joined to Old Main, with Sheslow located at the north end of the structure. Entrances are located on the east and west sides of the building.

Where should I park?

Free parking is available on the adjacent streets, and in the large parking lot immediately to the northeast of Sheslow at the corner of Carpenter and 25th St.

Valet parking will be available for $20.