2016 Season Highlights
The Boston-based chamber orchestra A Far Cry opens the 48th Season at the Breakers. Joining them for Mendelssohn’s “Piano and Violin Concerto” will be Pianist Bernadine Blaha and cellist Sergey Antonov.
The Vienna Piano Trio will make its Newport debut in two exciting concerts.
The National Museum of American Illustration hosts several festival concerts this season on its magnificent grounds. Classical radio host Larry King appears in two pre-concert talks.
Trombonist Achilles Liarmakopoulos of the famed Canadian Brass brings his world class musicianship to Newport for the first time.
Polish soprano Lucyna Jarzabek makes her North American debut at The Breakers.
Pianist Richard Glazier brings his unique artistry to Newport. He is joined by vocalists Michelle Knight and Michael Andrew in a tribute to the music of George Gershwin.