X

MENU

Your Support Needed Now More than Ever

A donation to ASO puts instruments in the hands of children, makes live symphonic music accessible to all Arkansans, and makes it possible for world-class musicians to call Arkansas home. 

Every dollar counts, and each donation helps ensure a sustainable, thriving future for ASO.

ASO plans to honor the financial commitment made to the musicians as the musicians have always been there for the ASO and the community and now we want to be there for them.

Upcoming Concerts

APR 10-11 Stravinsky's "l'Histoire du Soldat" (Soldier's Tale) in collaboration with Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts and Ballet Arkansas.

MAY 1-2 Music from Prokofiev and Mozart!

MAY 11 ASO musicians perform music from Benjamin Britten and Carl Reinecke.

MAY 20-21 ASO finishes the 20-21 season with music from Gabriela Lena Frank and Beethoven's jubilant Symphony No. 7!

OCT 2-3 Conductor Stephen Mulligan leads ASO in a rousing opening night performance of music from Adams, Schumann feat. Gabriel Martins, Ravel, and Stravinsky's legendary Firebird.

NOV 6-7 Conductor Roderick Cox leads ASO in a concert featuring piano sensation Conrad Tao and music from Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, and Brahms.

DEC 17-19 Kris Allen is home for the holidays! Arkansas' own Kris Allen joins the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra for a program of holiday favorites and selections from the American Idol-winner's own music.

JAN 29-30 Conductor Andrew Crust leads ASO in a concert featuring violinist Shannon Lee and music from Borodin, Shostakovich, and Tchaikovsky.

FEB 26-27 Violin superstar Gil Shaham joins Geoffrey Robson and ASO for a program featuring Barber's Violin Concerto, Tchaikovsky, and Little Rock's own Florence Price.

MAR 12-13 Celebrate the Queen of Soul with your ASO! This rocking program explores the career of one of the greatest entertainers in American history: Aretha Franklin!

MAR 26-27 Marvel at the extraordinary showmanship of world-renowned pianist Joseph Joubert and veteran Broadway singers featuring the timeless music of the Gershwin Brothers!

APR 9-10 Conductor Akiko Fujimoto and pianist Martina Filjak join ASO for a program featuring Mozart, Strauss, and a world premiere from Tania Leon.

MAY 7-8 Cirque de la Symphonie brings the magic of cirque to the music hall with an exciting adaptation of exceptional cirque programs choreographed to classical masterpieces and popular contemporary music.

MAY 14-15 Conductor Matthew Kraemer and violinist Tessa Lark join ASO for a program featuring Dvorak's New World Symphony and music from Torke and Jeremy Crosmer.

Classical Heights

21 MW5 Main Web Banner

Tickets can be purchased for a Pay What You Can ($10 Minimum) 

TICKETS: DONATE WHAT YOU CAN

Andrew Irvin, violin

Timothy MacDuff, viola

Geoffrey Robson, conductor

May 1, 2021
Saturday at 7:30 PM (Limited in-person audience)

Location: Robinson Center

May 2, 2021
Sunday at 3:00 PM (Limited in-person audience)

Location: Robinson Center

May 8, 2021
Stream available beginning 7:30 PM

Location: Virtual 

Program

Click here to download and view the online program book for Classical Heights!

Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 "Classical"
Wolfgang Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante (feat. Andrew Irvin, violin & Timothy MacDuff, viola)
Wolfgang Mozart - Symphony No. 41 in C Major "Jupiter" IV. Finale

 

Subscribers and members, this concert is included in your subscription/membership! If you did not receive an invitation to attend or stream for free, please contact Kortnee at 501-666-1761, ext.1. 

The stream will become available: 

7:30 PM Saturday, May 8, 2021

The program will be performed for an invited audience of subscribers and members only at the Robinson Center on May 1-2 and streamed for a minimum $10 donation beginning May 8 and staying up for at least two weeks.

If you are a subscriber, you are invited to attend in-person on April 10th or 11th at the Robinson Center. If you have RSVP'd, thank you so much! All subscribers will receive the link to the stream. The in-person and streamed events are included in your subscription - there is no additional charge. If you haven't RSVP'd, please call Kortnee in the Box Office during business hours at (501) - 666 - 1761 ext. 1 to do so.

 

Concert Sponsor

UAMS 1C LOGO

Subscribe and Save

New Subscribers SAVE 50%

Subscribe Online

Donate Now

A donation to ASO puts instruments in the hands of children, makes live symphonic music accessible to all Arkansans, and makes it possible for world-class musicians to call Arkansas home. 

Every dollar counts, and each donation helps ensure a sustainable, thriving future for ASO.

Entergy Kids Ticket

entergykids ticket module

Season Sponsors

  • acxiom.jpg
  • ar_arts.jpg
  • LR_cvb.jpg
  • simmons_logo_season_sponsor.JPG
  • stella_boyl.jpg

League of American Orchestras

Member: League of American Orchestras 75th Anniversary Logo