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Riggs Estate Gives $1.8M to Arkansas Symphony Orchestra

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/20/2018 11:02 am

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra gets the largest individual donation in its history — $1.8 million from the estate of the late Linda Garner Riggs.

Look Who’s Working Out

by Fit Staff 1/19/2017 12:00 am

These Little Rock locals know how to get moving. Check out their workouts of choice, how they got started and why they keep going.

Look Who's Working Out: Christina Littlejohn

by Fit Staff 1/19/2017 12:00 am

Christina Littlejohn is the executive director of the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra.

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Ready for Its Return to Robinson

by Cimber Winfrey 8/1/2016 12:00 am

Meticulous preparation will allow the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra to return to the Robinson Center Music Hall this fall financially secure after overcoming what could have been a steep decline in revenue because of an unavoidable venue change.

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Opus Ball to Kick Off Robinson Center's Reopening

by Cimber Winfrey 8/1/2016 12:00 am

Those attending the ball will enjoy a cocktail reception in Robinson’s new ballroom, a silent and live auction, as well as dinner and dancing, with music provided by the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Big Band. Annual proceeds of the Opus Ball are expected to exceed $475,000.

Dale and Lee Ronnel Recount Personal Histories, Love of the Arkansas Symphony

by Todd Traub 10/29/2015 12:00 am

If not for a few twists of fate and the immeasurable role of music, Lee Ronnel might never have come to the United States, let alone marry his wife Dale, move to the South and become a patron of the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra.

Some Hiccups, But Development Continues Along Main Street in Little Rock

by Alexis Crowe 8/4/2015 3:26 pm

About $100 million in new development is unfolding along Little Rock’s Main Street as developers bet on an influx of jobs and residents, according to an estimate by Moses Tucker Real Estate of Little Rock.

Despite Sale, Symphony Ready for New Offices in M.M. Cohn Building

by Alexis Hosticka and Lance Turner 7/10/2015 4:07 pm

The executive director of the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra said she's looking forward to moving into new offices inside the renovated M.M. Cohn Co. building downtown, even as the building's owner prepares to sell the property.

Get Tickets for Arkansas Business Power Breakfast Panel on Boards of Directors

by Arkansas Business Editors 4/25/2014 4:29 pm

Arkansas Business presents a new event series called Power Breakfast. This program features experts who will share strategies for building an effective board of directors and being an impactful board member. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 7 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock.

Tenants on Main Street in Little Rock See Progress

by Lance Turner 3/19/2014 10:07 am

Our all-new sister site, Little Rock Soirée, is checking in on progress along Main Street in Little Rock, where millions of dollars in renovation is promising a new "creative corridor" of arts, culture and tech.

Nick & Susan Brown Orchestrating Change at Opus XXIX

by Rosemary Hallmark 11/1/2013 12:00 am

For Nick Brown, a love of symphonic music dates back to some of his earliest childhood memories, when he recalls late nights spent listening to his parents’ classical records. Though the mediums have changed over the years, music has remained a passion of Nick’s, making him and his wife, Susan, a perfect fit to chair the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra’s Opus Ball XXIX.

In Tune with Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Conductor Philip Mann and His Family

by Blair Neel 10/2/2013 12:00 am

For the October 2013 issue, Little Rock Family sat down with musical couple, Philip Mann and Tatiana Mann to talk about their passion for music education, Philip’s work with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, and how life has changed since the birth of their son Julian.

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra to Move Offices to Main Street

by Kate Knable 1/28/2013 11:47 am

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra has executed a lease and will be moving its practice space and offices to Main Street in Little Rock.