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Lollipops & Posies

Lollipops & Posies


Sunday, May 5, 2024
3:00 pm


Franklin Events Center - Franklin Hall

Performance Details

Step into a world of musical brilliance and artistic triumph as we present our grand season finale concert, “Lollipops and Posies.” Prepare to be mesmerized by an enchanting afternoon of captivating melodies, exhilarating performances, and a celebration of talent that will leave you in awe. Featuring the iconic band piece “Lincolnshire Posy” by Percy Grainger and the explosive energy and rhythmic vitality of “Lollapalooza” by John Adams, “Lollipops and Posies” promises to be a season finale concert that will leave you inspired, uplifted, and yearning for more. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this unforgettable musical experience!


Opening Night on Broadway
, arr. Michael Brown
Carnival of Venice
- Paul Jeanjean
, arr. C. Fournier
Mingzhe Wu, clarinet
The Legend of the Lamb
- JaRod Hall
Swingin’ on the Moon
, arr. Michael Kamuf
With Every Sunrise
- Robert Sheldon
Lincolnshire Posy
- Percy Grainger
The Beatles: Love
, arr. Jay Bocook


Christian Carichner
Christian Carichner
music director

Community Partner


Support is provided by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Iowa Arts Council, which exists within the Iowa Economic Development Authority. Support is also provided by BRAVO Greater Des Moines and the Polk County Board of Supervisors.

Franklin Events Center
4801 Franklin Ave
Des Moines, Iowa

Franklin Events Center - Franklin Hall