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Newport Contemporary Music Series

  • Rogers Auditorium 15 Wickham Road Newport, RI, 02840 United States (map)

Join us for a special evening featuring the concert music of legendard maestro Howard Shore! We will be performing the US Premiere of his virtusoic "Ruin and Memory" a concerto for piano, as well as his mysteriously beautiful "Six Pieces". The program will also feature "Almost and Overture" by Andre Previn and conclude with Alban Berg's haunting Concerto for Violin performed by our concert master, Harris Shilakowsky,

There will be a Q&A with Howard Shore following the concert, as well as an autograph signing. 



Previn: Almost and Overture

Shore: Ruin and Memory - Concerto for Piano (US Premiere)

Shore: Six Pieces

Berg: Concerto for Violin


Newport Contemporary Arts Orchestra

Howard Shore, special guest

Paul Van Anglen, conductor

Aaron Likness, piano solo

Harris Shilakowsky, violin solo

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