Sunday, March 5, 2022

3:00 PM

Franklin Events Center - Franklin Performance Hall

4801 Franklin Ave

Des Moines, Iowa


Central Iowa Wind Ensemble performances are made possible by the generous support of our audience members. Please consider a donation.

The Central Iowa Wind Ensemble will take you on a whirlwind journey through the greatest stories ever told!  From Roman and Greek legends to the tale of the great white whale, you’ll be glued to your seat for an incredible afternoon of musical storytelling!


Sara Danielson, piccolo soloist
Christian Carichner, conductor


Sponsored by

Greater Iowa Credit Union

Music Selections

Fanfare for Athena – Tyler S. Grant

Le Merle Blanc (Polka Fantasy for Piccolo and Band) – Eugène Damaré

Lord of the Rings – Mvt. 1: “Gandalf” – Johan De Meij

Of Sailors and Whales – Francis McBeth

Pines of Rome: Finale – Ottorino Respighi

This Cruel Moon – John Mackey

Vesuvius – Frank Ticheli