The Fort Dodge Area Symphony membership drive is now under way. Season memberships are $35 for adults, and family memberships are $60. Support with a tax-deductible donation is also available. Memberships may be ordered by sending a check to Membership Chairman, 522 N. Third St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. More information is available on the website, fdsymphony.org.
Regular ticket prices at the door are $10 for adults and $6 for students.
The concerts will be held at 3 p.m. Sundays at Phillips Middle School auditorium, 1015 Fifth Ave. N. The opening concert will be Oct. 14, with soloist Michael Gast, the principal French horn for the Minnesota Orchestra. The other concert dates are: Dec. 2, a Messiah sing-a-long featuring soloists and the audience as the chorus; March 3, Ashley Sandor Sidon, the Briggs Endowed cello professor, Drake University; and April 21, the Young Artists Concert.