The Newport Community Band is a forty-five piece symphonic orchestra sponsored by the Department of Performing Arts at Salve Regina University. Membership is open to all Newport-area residents, including high school students and Salve Regina students. The Newport Community Band has performed at a variety of public events.
Seating is on the grass- bring a blanket or lawn chair and arrive 15 minutes prior to the performance to ensure a place to park and time to make your way down to the quarry meadow. Use Hazard Road entrance. In the event of rain, the concert will be held Thursday, July 11. FREE
Music Month is one of a series of events held at Ballard Park this summer. The series is supported by sponsors that include:
Lead Singer Sponsors:
KIKI FINN, NINA BESTOSO POANESSA, RHODE ISLAND STATE SENATE, KEN AND TIA SCIGULINSKY
Back Up Singer Sponsors:
AARP, NEWPORT GRAND, PEOPLE’S CREDIT UNION, SALVE REGINA UNIVERSITY