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Great Music in October with Strings Attached

Please join us for the following outstanding events: Sunday, October 13, 3 pm, St Luke's Episcopal Church, Hot Springs: violinist Kiril Laskarov and pianist Carl Anthony will perform music dedicated to great violinists: Fritz Kreisler (1875-1962) Praeludium and Allegro, attributed to Gaetano …

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Welcome Sameer Patel, HSMF Artistic Director

The Hot Springs Music Festival is pleased to announce the appointment of Maestro Sameer Patel as the 2020 Hot Springs Music Festival. Internationally recognized for his deep musicianship and passionate communication, Sameer Patel is one of America's most exciting young conductors. In the …

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The Gift of Music

Season 25, 31 May - 13 June 2020 will feature music to delight audiences of all ages.  Your continued support, whether financial, as a valued volunteer, or as an enthusiastic audience member, makes a difference As we explore dynamic new opportunities, we hope you will give thoughtful …

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News of Note

New ASMSA Dormitory

Festival Partners

The presentation of the Hot Springs Music Festival would not be possible without the gracious assistance of the Arkansas School for Math, 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 the same …

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Mark Ayers Scholarship Fund

As some of you know, Mark Ayers, one of our HSMF Board members, and a beloved local musician, died unexpectedly in 2017.  His amazing talent was exceeded only the the generosity of his spirit.  In celebration of his life, the Hot Springs Music Festival Board established the Mark Ayers Scholarship …

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Thanks to All for a Triumphant Season 24

To Maestro Peter Bay, our magnificent Mentors, our amazing Apprentices, our exceptionally dedicated volunteers, the Hot Springs Music Festival Chorus, our corporate sponsors, our generous donors, and our enthusiastic audiences, a heartfelt thank you for helping to make Season 24 a musical …

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