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Pinterest founder Ben Silbermann played in Des Moines Symphony Youth Orchestras

To all of you Pinterest fans out there — did you know that founder Ben Silbermann is not only from Des Moines, but that he also played cello in the Des Moines Symphony Youth Orchestras

"Ben was an excellent cellist," Des Moines Symphony Orchestra Music Director & Conductor Joseph Giunta said. 

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Two Des Moines Symphony Youth Orchestras — the Youth Sinfonia and the Youth Philharmonic — perform “Blue Ridge Run” May 18, 2011 at the Des Moines Symphony Academy’s home at the Temple for Performing Arts in Des Moines, Ia. Matt Meyer conducts. See 15 photos from the concert here.