Robson

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Geoffrey Robson

has emerged as a

force of artistic leadership

throughout the U.S.

and the state of Arkansas. 

In 2017, he was awarded the Respighi Prize in Conducting

by the

Chamber Orchestra

of New York

and currently serves as

Artistic Director and

Principal Conductor 

of the

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra.

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His dynamic leadership of the ASO during the Covid-19 pandemic resulted in state-wide and national visibility for the organization. By overseeing an aggressive shift to virtual offerings of performances and educational content, Maestro Robson ensured the continued success of the ASO and full employment of all musicians and staff.

The orchestra’s Bedtime with Bach series, received nationwide acclaim and was featured by the Washington Post and the Kelly Clarkson Show.

 
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As associate conductor

of the

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra,

Robson conducts over

30 performances each season including

Masterworks, Pops,

Children's Concerts,

and educational programs.

 

 

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Robson also serves

as music director of the

Arkansas Symphony Youth Ensembles

and conductor of the

Arkansas Symphony

Youth Orchestra. 

 

During his tenure with the ASYO,

the group has achieved

enormous artistic growth

and a three-fold

increase in enrollment.

 

The orchestra has performed

with notable artists 

Midori and Rachel Barton Pine,

and performs 

20 concerts annually 

throughout the state.