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2019 Orchestral Repertoire Announced

HECTOR BERLIOZ                          La damnation de Faust: Three Excerpts (1845-6) LILI BOULANGER                            D’un matin de printemps (1918) PAUL DUKAS-Miller                         Villanelle (1906) , Caroline Kinsey, horn CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS                Symphony No. …

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Phillip Schroeder, 2019 Guest Composer

We are delighted to announce that Dr Phillip Schroeder will be our Guest Composer for 2019 and his woodwind quintet, Reminiscence, will be performed during the 2019 Festival.  Dr Schroeder is also composing a new work for the Hot Springs Music Festival Chorus, so they will have a world premiere …

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HSMF logo in holiday colors

The Gift of Music

A Hot Springs Music Festival Pass would make a wonderful gift for any music lover.  Click here to go to the order form. Season 24, 2-15 June 2019, will feature music to delight audiences of all ages.  Your continued support, whether financial, as a valued volunteer, or as an enthusiastic audience …

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News of Note

New ASMSA Dormitory

Festival Partners: ASMSA & Oaklawn Magnet School

The presentation of the Hot Springs Music Festival would not be possible without the gracious assistance of the Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences, and the Arts.  Their beautiful Student Center is the home base for our Mentors and Apprentices during the Festival and their expert staff offer …

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Celebrating Mark Ayers

As some of you know, Mark Ayers, one of our HSMF Board members, and a beloved local musician, died unexpectedly last year.  His amazing talent was exceeded only the the generosity of his spirit.  In celebration of his life, the Hot Springs Music Festival Board has established the Mark Ayers …

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