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This year will feature a diverse array of piano talent on the installed pianos in the Des Moines metro area. The line-up will feature artists from Des Moines which highlight the strength of piano music in our scene. “There are so many great artists in Des Moines who’s music all start at the piano,” said Kathryn Dickel, Founder of City Sounds. This year's free concerts will feature:

Nola Jazz Band in Windsor Heights on the corner of 66th & University from 1:00-1:45 PM

Jordan Mayland in Valley Junction from 2:00-2:30 PM

Jason Danielson on Ingersoll in front Ted’s Coney Island from 2:45-3:15 PM

Justin Appel in the Drake Neighborhood at Woody’s Smoke Shack from 3:30 - 4:00 PM

Dorothy Hecht in Sherman Hill at Smokey Row from 4:15-4:45 PM

Christopher the Conquered at the Downtown YMCA from 5:00 - 5:30 PM

Tanner Taylor at the Des Moines Social Cloub from 5:45 - 6:15 PM

Annalibera at Capital Square from 6:30 - 7:00 PM

The Snacks at on the Riverwalk at the Hubspot from 7:15 - 7:45

Nick Leo and Robert Espe at Raygun from 8:00 - 8:30 PM

Afterparty with Dave Zollo and the Body Electric at Peace Tree Brewing from 8:00 - 11:30 PM

Dave Zollo and the Body Electric at the Afterparty/Auction at the Peace Tree Brewing in the East Village at 8:30 PM - $10 suggested donation HERE

Featuring beer from PeaceTree, Food from Ted's Coney Island (you heard that right!) and some beautiful piano art to bid on! Cash bar will also be available. Come drink, dance and buy art - because music matters!

Bid on the 2016 Piano Art Here! Auction open till 11:45pm Saturday, May 20.