WHO: Arkansas Symphony Orchestra (ASO)
WHAT: The Capital Hotel and the ASO present a FREE informance (a short, educational performance). The casual, free-to-the-public performance from the ASO’s Rockefeller String Quartet features short pieces and educational commentary from the musicians. The program includes selections from the following: Dvorak’s American Quartet, Brahms’s Wiegenlied, Albeniz’s Oration of the Bullfighter, and music from Tchaikovsky, Elgar, Puccini, and Bizet.
WHERE: The Capital Hotel in Downtown Little Rock
WHEN: 5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, October 12, 2016
WHY: To connect, enrich, inspire and advance Arkansas through the power of music.
About Arkansas Symphony Orchestra
The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra celebrates its 50th season in 2016-2017, under the leadership of Music Director Philip Mann. ASO is the resident orchestra of Robinson Center Music Hall, to which the ASO returns in November of 2016 after a two-year renovation of the historic structure. ASO performs more than sixty concerts each year for more than 165,000 people through its Stella Boyle Smith Masterworks Series, ACXIOM Pops LIVE! Series, River Rhapsodies Chamber Music Series, Intimate Neighborhood Concerts, and numerous concerts performed around the state of Arkansas, in addition to serving central Arkansas through numerous community outreach programs and bringing live symphonic music education to over 26,000 school children and over 200 schools.
For more information about the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra call 501-666-1761 or visit www.ArkansasSymphony.org