For Musicians and Music Lovers

This list represents a sampling of music societies and venues from around the state that host live concerts. Many of these societies offer open auditions and membership. If you would like to add your music group to the list, please fill out a submission form. Please report any old or broken links.

NOTE: You must have an active website (Facebook pages do not count) in order to be considered for inclusion on the list.


Southwest Region

The Fine Arts Center of Hot Springs, Hot Springs

South Arkansas Arts Center, El Dorado

Arkansas Jazz Orchestra, Hot Springs 

Texarkana Regional Arts & Humanities Council (TRAHC), Texarkana 

Hot Springs Musical Festival, Hot Springs 

The Valley of the Vapors Independent Music Festival, Hot Springs 

The Muses Creative Artistry Project, Hot Springs

Association of Senior Arts Program, Hot Springs

Hot Springs Concert Band, Hot Springs 

Hot Springs Jazz Society, Hot Springs 

Hot Springs Symphony Guild, Hot Springs 

Stardust Big Band, Hot Springs 

South Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, El Dorado

Texarkana Symphony Orchestra, Texarkana 


Southeast Region 

J. Austin White Cultural Center, Inc., Eudora

Pine Bluff Symphony, Pine Bluff 

Delta Arts, West Memphis  


Northeast Region 

East Arkansas Community College, Forrest City 

Arkansas State University, Jonesboro 

Harding University, Searcy

Imperial Dinner Theatre, Pocahontas 

Center on the Square, Searcy 

Ozarks Folk Center, Mountain View 

Arkansas Craft School, Mountain View 

Kennett Alliance for the Arts, Piggot 

The Art Council of Mississippi County, Blytheville 

Delta Symphony Orchestra, Jonesboro 


Northwest Region 

Opera in the Ozarks, Eureka Springs 

Walton Arts Center, Fayetteville

Eureka Springs Auditorium, Eureka Springs 

Crystal Bridges, Bentonville 

Terra Studios, Fayetteville

Arts Center of the Ozarks, Springdale

Bull Shoals Theater of the Arts, Bull Shoals 

Ozark Arts Council, Harrison 

The Ozarks Chorale, Eureka Springs 

Fort Smith Symphony, Fort Smith 

Ozark Folkways, Winslow 

Ozark Highlanders Pipe Band, Fayetteville

Symphony of Northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville 

The Alma Performing Arts Center, Alma 

Fort Smith Chorale, Fort Smith 

Live on Stage, Bella Vista 

Mountain Home Symphony Orchestra, Mountain Home 

North Central Arkansas Foundation for Arts & Education, Fairfield Bay 

Ozarks Blues Society of Northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville


Central Region 

Butler Center, Little Rock 

Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock 

Historic Arkansas Museum, Little Rock

Arkansas Repertory Theatre, Little Rock 

Rialto Community Arts Center, Morrilton 

University of Central Arkansas, Reynolds Performance Hall, Conway 

The Weekend Theatre, Little Rock 

Central Arkansas Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, Little Rock

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Little Rock 

Arkansas Chamber Singers, Little Rock 

Community Theatre of Little Rock, Little Rock 

Conway Symphony Orchestra, Conway 

Little Rock Wind Symphony, Little Rock 

Opera in the Rock, Little Rock

Big Bang Sounds, Little Rock 

The College of Aspiring Artists, Little Rock 

Tiratto Entertainment Inc., Beebe 

Top of the Rock Chorus, Little Rock 

Wildwood Park for the Performing Arts, Little Rock

Arkansas Celtic Music Society, Little Rock 

Arkansas Choral Society, Maumelle

Arkansas Jazz Heritage Foundation, Little Rock 

Chamber Music Society of Little Rock, Little Rock 

Collaboration of the Arts, Little Rock

Diamond State Chorus, Sherwood 

Natural State Brass Band, Little Rock 

River City Men's Chorus, Little Rock 

Songs Unlimited, Inc., Conway