Sep. 30 - Oct. 1 Fabulous violinist Jennifer Frautschi performs the Florence Price Violin Concerto No. 2 and the orchestra performs Respighi's massive Pines of Rome BUY TICKETS
Oct. 3 Music from Beethoven, Poulenc, Seiber, and Greenstein. BUY TICKETS
Oct. 21-22 Experience watching this epic movie while listening to John Williams' iconic score with a live orchestra! © 2018 & TM LUCASFILM LTD. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED © DISNEY. BUY TICKETS
Nov. 11-12 Sensational pianist Conrad Tao returns to Little Rock to perform one of the greatest works in the piano repertory: Rachmaninoff's Third Concerto. BUY TICKETS
Nov. 14 Artist of Distinction Conrad Tao performs solo and with ASO musicians. BUY TICKETS
Dec. 15-17 Your ASO invites you to bring family and friends to the Robinson Center for a fun-packed holiday music extravaganza! BUY TICKETS
Jan. 16 Music from Laténas, Khachaturian, and Rochberg. BUY TICKETS
Jan. 27-28 Piazzolla's passionate tango-inspired melodies, CPE Bach's Concerto for Flute, Saint-Saëns' Earth-shaking Organ Symphony BUY TICKETS
Feb. 10-11 Enjoy iconic James Bond songs from almost six decades of box office blockbusters with your ASO and amazing guest singers. BUY TICKETS
Feb. 24-25 Christopher Theofanidis' The Wind and Petit Jean - commissioned and premiered by ASO musicians - opens a concert featuring Beethoven's Violin Concerto and more. BUY TICKETS
Feb. 27 Artist of Distinction Kerson Leong performs solo and with ASO musicians. BUY TICKETS
Mar. 9-10 ASO will join forces with Capathia Jenkins' powerhouse voice to perform the soulful hits of Stevie Wonder, Chaka Khan, Toni Braxton, Adele, and many more! BUY TICKETS
Apr. 6-7 Gustav Holst's magnificent tribute to the cosmos will be performed on the weekend preceding the totality of the 2024 eclipse's passing through Little Rock! BUY TICKETS
Apr. 16 Music from Larsen, Moszkowski, Liebermann, and Flackton. BUY TICKETS
May 4-5 Romantic masterpieces close the season with Richard Wagner's Tristan und Isolde Prelude, Clara Schumann's Piano Concerto in A minor, and Johannes Brahms' Symphony No. 4. BUY TICKETS
May 7 Music from Koetsier, Dvořák, Takemitsu, and Shaw. BUY TICKETS
May 11-12 For the first time ever, your ASO will host a singing competition, featuring Bonnie Montgomery, Rodney Block, and American Idol's Season Eight winner Kris Allen as our guest celebrity judges. Watch performers go head-to-head alongside the orchestra to win your votes for the grand prize! BUY TICKETS
The new Stella Boyle Smith Center will serve as a home for the orchestra's education program, as well as for the wider community.
The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra recently broke ground at its new home, the Stella Boyle Smith Music Center. Located in Little Rock's East Village, the $11.75m project will yield a 20,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art music facility, which will open in September 2024.
The ASO's The Stella Boyle Smith Music Center building project was announced publiclly on January 12, 2022.
This future state-of-the art music center will enable the Arkansas Symphony to expand its state-wide music education initiatives and performance capabilities.
See press coverage from numerous sources and read more about the project here:
Guest Blog By: Dr. Linda Holzer, Pianist and Professor of Music, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
July 4, 2021
For the 2021-2022 concert season, the ASO is honoring the musical artistry of Little Rock native, pioneering African American composer Florence Price. Join us in celebrating Arkansas’ cultural heritage!