Festival Summer Gala, July 18, 2014


A beautiful summer evening was spent at magnificent Rosecliff mansion for the Newport Music Festival's Summer Gala. A debonaire group of music lovers and festival supporters gathered for a delicious meal catered by Russell Morin Fine Catering and fabulous entertainment by festival artists. Special Festival thanks to the Preservation Society of Newport County in Newport, Rhode Island.

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A beautiful setting for the Festival Gala.
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Champagne is served.
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The tables are set.
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Festival general manager Mark Malkovich with Jan Rubin.
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Kim Baron, Diane Hurley, Joe Gallo, Diana Webb, George Coughlin
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Festival Gala Co-Chairs Marilyn J. Woloohojian and Ruth Orthwein.
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Sonya Feitelberg, Lucine Moller, Kari Shapero, Virginia Gambale and Tamara Farrick.
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Music lovers and faithful Festival-goers Donald and Marilyn Malpass.
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Festival board member Virginia Gambale and Dr. Austin Feeney.
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Suzanna Perez and John Laramee. Congratulations on your marriage!
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Patricia and Philip Bilden enjoying the festivities.
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Festival board member Pamela Giroux with friends.
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Newport Music Festival Gala 2014 at Rosecliff mansion, Newport, Rhode Island USA. Many thanks to the Preservation Society of Newport County.
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Catering by Russell Morin Fine Catering. To music!
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Elaine and Rick Williams.
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Gloria Casparian and Laurie Onanian.
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David Guertin and Deirdre Murty.
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Carol and Allan Hodges with Festival board member Cynthia Sinclair.
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Kathy and Pierre Irving.
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Gala Co-Chair Marilyn J. Woloohojian with guests Lorraine DeCesaris and Barbara Benavides.
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Rick and Tamara Farrick with Lucine and David Moller.
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New friends Dennis and Roseanne Williams.
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Nancy and Ernst Rothe flank Angela Fischer.
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Roger and Muriel Buck, loyal Festival supporters for over 40 years.
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Jan Rubin, Kim Smith, Mark Malkovich, Diane Hurley and Evan Smith.
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The effervescent Lynne Romano and Festival volunteer coordinator Gail Skidmore.
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Kaja Zaklynsky, Rev. John J. Nichols, Pam Bakalarski and Festival board member Lee Bakalarski.
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Festival board members Cynthia Sinclair and Gala Co-Chair Marilyn J. Woloohojian.
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Dr. Marcellene Doctor and Festival board member Peter Kane.
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Rick Farrick, Dr. Austin Feeney and Dr. David Moller.
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Australian pianist Piers Lane thrills the audience.
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Festival Gala Co-Chair Ruth Orthwein.
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The stage is set.

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American soprano Theresa Cincione, accompanied by French pianist Alain Jacquon.
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American tenor Jason Karn.
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Festival Gala Co-Chair Marilyn J. Woloohojian addresses the audience.
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Jason Karn hits a high note, accompanied by Alain Jacquon.
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American pianist Frederic Chiu.
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Dessert is served.
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Frederic Chiu takes a bow.
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Swedish flutist Goran Marcusson.
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French harpist Coline-Marie Orliac.
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Coline-Marie Orliac and Goran Marcusson entrance the audience.
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It's all about the hands!
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American pianist Richard Glazier.
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The Grand Ballroom of Rosecliff.

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