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photo 2011 HSMF horn apprentices
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Virginia Broffitt Kunzer

Virginia Broffitt Kunzer, flute

Dr. Virginia Broffitt Kunzer is Assistant Professor of Flute at Oklahoma State University, principal flute of the Symphony of Northwest Arkansas, and … More -->

Sterling Procter

Festival Fanfare

In honor of the 20th anniversary of the Hot Springs Music Festival, the Hot Springs Music Festival Chorus, Lynn Payette, Director, has commissioned Sterling Procter, a well-known composer/arranger from Dallas, Texas, to write a brass fanfare to open the 2015 Festival.  Festival Fanfare is here and … More -->

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The Cavell Trio

The Cavell Trio to perform opening night

The Cavell Trio – Mentor Ensemble in Residence Shelly Myers, oboe Osiris J. Molina, clarinet Jenny Mann, bassoon The Cavell Trio, a Festival favorite, will perform on the opening night of the 20th Hot Springs Music Festival at 7.30 pm in the Arlington Ballroom. Tickets are $15; all students are admitted for $5. Founded in […]

Suzanne Davidson

Meet Suzanne Davidson

The Board of Directors of the Hot Springs Music Festival are pleased to announce the appointment of Suzanne Davidson as the Executive Director of the Hot Springs Music Festival. Suzanne Davidson is a member of the Hot Springs Board of Directors for District 1, which includes much of downtown Hot Springs. In that post, she […]

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HSMF in Top Ten

Thanks to to the generosity of those who participated in Arkansas Gives on April 2, the Hot Springs Music Festival finished #8 in the Top Ten List of Small Nonprofits in the State of Arkansas. Our heartfelt gratitude to all who were a part of that remarkable day.    

Virginia Broffitt Kunzer

Virginia Broffitt Kunzer, flute

Dr. Virginia Broffitt Kunzer is Assistant Professor of Flute at Oklahoma State University, principal flute of the Symphony of Northwest Arkansas, and a founding member of the Pangaea Chamber Players. A versatile musician, she has established a successful career as a teacher, soloist, orchestral musician, and chamber musician. Before her appointment at OSU she served as […]