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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
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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 […]
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 […]