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Sunday, July 15, 2018

The Newport Music Festival

Revel in the excitement of “the most festive of festivals” at the 50th season of the Newport Music Festival. From chamber music favorites to ragtime and tango, world-class music fills the Newport coastline. The 2018 season features over 100 artists making their Newport debut and joining the festival’s beloved family of musicians.

Each day will feature three to five concerts in locations throughout Newport, including the famous Newport Mansions. Enjoy the 50th Anniversary Season Gala on Sunday, July 15 at 5:30 in the evening at Ochre Court, Newport, featuring violin virtuoso Joshua Bell with pianist Allessio Bax. The festival runs July 5 through 22, with morning and evening concerts. Be sure to catch Dvořák’s String Quartet No. 12, nicknamed the American Quartet, which exudes hope and joy, opening the festival on the 5th at The Breakers. A concert that is full of delight, pleasure, and celebration to open the 2018 Anniversary Season.

Tickets on sale now and can be purchased at the Festival Headquarters and Box Office (26 Valley Road in Middletown), online or at 401-849-0700. Each concert venue offers ample complimentary parking. Ticket information online: