Fort Smith Symphony Updates
JAMES ROBERT BRADSHAW PERFORMS VIVALDI’S CELLO CONCERTO WITH THE FORT SMITH SYMPHONY
The Fort Smith Symphony will present its fourth concert of the season, Classic Hits, to in-person and livestreamed audiences on April 24th, 2021. The program includes orchestral classics such as the Overture from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro, Joseph Haydn’s Symphony in D Major, and Antonio Vivaldi’s Cello Concerto in G Minor featuring James Robert Bradshaw as the soloist.
ER-GENE KAHNG PERFORMS MENDELSSOHN’S VIOLIN CONCERTO WITH FORT SMITH SYMPHONY
The Fort Smith Symphony presents its third concert of the season on February 27th, 2021, featuring Er-Gene Kahng as she performs Felix Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64. The Symphony will also perform Ludwig van Beethoven’s playful Symphony No. 4 for in-person and livestream audiences that evening.
The Fort Smith Symphony is excited to join Arkansas Colleges of Health Education in their effort to fuse arts and culture with health and wellness. Starting in summer 2021, we will move our offices to the Research Institute Health and Wellness Center on Fianna Way.
IN THE NEWS: READ ABOUT OUR SEASON OPENER IN WHAT’S UP!
This article originally appeared in the October 11 – 17, 2020, edition of What’s Up!, an arts and entertainment imprint of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette, and was distributed to us by the author.
2019 – 2020 SEASON RECAP FROM MUSIC DIRECTOR JOHN JETER
Dear Fort Smith Symphony Friends: Welcome to the first installment of the Fort Smith Symphony Blog! Stay tuned to this page for symphony news, media announcements, and updates from the FSS team. We are grateful for the support everyone has shown and continues to show for the Symphony and the upcoming season. As we move forward, we would like to take a moment to reflect on a fantastic 2019 – 2020 concert season.