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HSMF Chorus 2016 Repertoire Announced

The major repertoire for the 2016 Hot Springs Music Festival will include two works by W A Mozart: the familiar Ave Verum Corpus, K 618 and the … 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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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.    

Visit Hot Springs

Visit Hot Springs 1-800-SPA-CITY

The Hot Springs Music Festival hopes that visitors will enjoy Hot Springs at other times throughout the year.  Visit for more information or call 1-800-SPA-CITY