2018 Orchestral Repertoire Announced

Maestro Stefan Sanders has selected the major orchestral repertoire for 2018: Gustav Holst: The Planets John Williams: Music from Star Wars: Main Title & Cantina Band “Harry’s Wondrous World” from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Hymn to the Fallen from Saving Private Ryan (with chorus) Nino Rota: Waltz & Love Theme from The Godfather Verdi: The Anvil Chorus from Il Torvatore Leonard […]

Stefan Sanders to serve as 2018 Principal Conductor

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Stefan Sanders as the Principal Conductor for the 2018 Hot Springs Music Festival.  Peter Bay is taking a sabbatical next year in order to fulfill a 40 year dream of conducting a full production of Leonard Bernstein’s Mass, which will take place in Austin, Texas.  The final preparation […]

Arkansas Gives: Bravo!

Thank you to all who so generously supported us on Arkansas Gives day, April 6.  With the bonus dollars and matching funds, we will receive nearly $20,000.  During the Festival itself, there will be additional opportunities to help the Hot Springs Music Festival continue to do its important work.  Your gifts not only make a […]