A Tradition of Excellence


Please explore this site to peruse the rich selection of information, history, biographies and events of the Newport Music Festival.

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Festival Gala 2014
Friday, July 18th at Rosecliff

A limited number of tickets to this elegant evening are available now. Call us at 401-846-1133 for info. The Festival Gala promises to be a major event of the summer season.
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Backstage at the Festival
There is more to producing the festival most people realize. Get a glimpse of the artists behind the scenes
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History of the Festival
The Festival first entered the Newport summer scene in 1953 and has been produced continuously since 1969.
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Sapphire Gala, July 2013
It was the event of the season at the beautiful Rosecliff mansion, with entertainment by festival artists.
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Festival Artists
Some of the most talented musicians from around the world come to Newport to perform. Read about these special individuals.
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Corporate Sponsors
Our corporate sponsors play a significant role in the Newport Music Festival. Find out how your company can become a sponsor.
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Spring Concert
Featuring Latitude 41
Bernadene Blaha, piano; Luigi Piovano, cello; Livia Sohn, violin.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Emmanuel Church, Newport
Tickets $30
Phone 401-846-1133
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Festival Venues
Our concerts take place in some of the most beautiful settings in New England. This section offers photos and information.
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