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There may be another planet in our solar system?

We want YOU to tell us about it! The CSO is inviting area students to submit a visual representation (drawing, painting, computer graphic, clay, any medium) of the planet with a paragraph description of its characteristics (atmosphere, geography, any life, etc.). Give it a name, and at the end of The Planets concert, Izzy will […]

By |March 6th, 2017|Did You Know|0 Comments

The Planets!

On Sat. March 11, Jupiter will rise on the stage of Reynolds, as the CSO performs Gustav Holst’s suite, The Planets. With music inspired by the gods of mythology, and narration provided by Dr. Scott Austin of the UCA Physics Dept., the concert will transport you through the universe!

Come early for a STEAM information fair […]

By |February 18th, 2017|Coming Up Next, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Yu-hsuan Vivian Chang

Vivian is the Associate Principal Horn for the CSO, and also works as a music library assistant at the University of Central Arkansas library. She is also the 2016-17 UCA Concerto Competition winner, and will be featured on the March 11 concert! Originally from Taipei, Taiwan, Vivian is an integral part of the horn section, […]

By |February 18th, 2017|Have You Met, Uncategorized|0 Comments

About CSO for Kids!

By |February 18th, 2017|Did You Know, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Juan Garcia?

Juan Garcia is a senior Music Education major at the University of Central Arkansas. Though technically not a CSO musician, Juan is involved in all our performances as the coordinator of the ushers, through his position with the Kappa Iota chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity. Throughout his collegiate career, Juan has been a […]

By |November 29th, 2016|Have You Met|0 Comments

Nutcracker Sweets is on Dec. 4!

Enjoy storytellers, craft tables, cookies, hot chocolate and visiting ballerinas at Nutcracker Sweets! This children’s activity will be held before the Dec. 4, 3:00 performance of the Conway Symphony Orchestra’s Christmas Double Feature. Tickets are $5 for children and free for an accompanying adult (ticket does not include the concert). Hosted by the CSO Guild, […]

By |November 9th, 2016|Did You Know|0 Comments

A Christmas Double Feature!

What’s better than a Christmas show with one fantastic performance of a holiday favorite? A Christmas show with TWO fantastic performances of TWO holiday favorites! This year, the orchestra will be joined once again by the Arkansas Festival Ballet for all the highlights of The Nutcracker, in what has quickly become a tradition for all […]

By |November 9th, 2016|Coming Up Next|0 Comments

Opening Night, Oct. 29!

Neil Rutman gets jazzy with it on Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue, plus the excitement of the William Tell Overture, and the beauty of Dvorak #8. What a way to start our 32nd season!

Get your tickets now! (501) 450-3265, or click here

By |October 25th, 2016|Coming Up Next|0 Comments

…about our CSO on the Go! program?

With CSO on the Go!, you never know where you’ll find a CSO musician! Recently, we had a quartet at a Rock the Vote event at UCA, a trio at the ArtWalk in downtown Conway, and a quintet at the Museum of Veterans and Military History in Vilonia. We love to send the music out […]

By |September 30th, 2016|Did You Know, News|0 Comments

The Halloween Tree

A Ray Bradbury story. Shadow puppets. Original music composed by Paul Dickinson, Karen Griebling and more. A unique show directed by Adam Frank. A pit orchestra directed by Israel Getzov. A community collaboration to benefit El Zocalo Immigrant Services. Tickets for only $15, $10 for students/children.
How many more reasons can we list why you should […]

By |September 30th, 2016|Coming Up Next, News|0 Comments