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NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, SET TO MUSIC

Can you hear it? The Arkansas Philharmonic Orchestra (APO) reflects the people, culture and physical landscape of Northwest Arkansas in melody and rhythm. We're here to inspire diverse Arkansas arts audiences to enjoy orchestral music in surprising new ways and to cultivate young minds. 

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Performances 

and Events

You never know where the APO may pop up with collaborating friends, creating unique local arts experiences. Actually, come to think of it, you can know that. And enjoy our upcoming season of concerts and wider Arkansas arts events. Just click below.
Schedule

SHHH! DON'T TELL THEM CLASSICAL MUSIC BUILDS BETTER SCHOLARS.


The benefits of listening to and playing music are proven, improving concentration, fostering creativity and bolstering other brain functions. But we prefer to tell our charges in school residencies and the Arkansas Philharmonic Youth Orchestra (APYO) that listening to and learning music is fun and builds friendships.

Arts Education

HOW YOU CAN SUPPORT APO


Thanks to generous locals like you, the APO creates unique classical performances and enriching music education across Northwest Arkansas. You can help us by giving financial support, volunteering your time, or even dropping some ‘likes' on social media. It all matters!

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The unique virtuosity of sara davis buechner

Recently, internationally celebrated virtuoso pianist and trans-gender rights champion Sara Davis Buechner visited Northwest Arkansas for a week-long residency that included brilliant performances and ground-breaking public discussions. Relive these and other APO performances!
APO Mash-Ups