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Newport Contemporary Music Series

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

Join us for a very special tribute to Maestro John Williams, an evening focusing on music composed specifically for the concert hall. Among the works will be his Concerto For Cello, Concerto for Flute, and "Escapades", as well as some film favorites to be announced from the stage!


Hedwig's Theme

Concerto For Cello

"Wide Reciever"

"The Mission"

Excerpts from "Close Encounters of the Third Kind"

Concerto for Flute

"Escapades" for Saxaphone, Bass & Vibraphone


Newport Contemporary Arts Orchestra

Paul Van Anglen, conductor

Haruka Takikawa, cello solo

Marine Perez, flute solo

Ben Shaw, saxophone solo

Dov Schiller, percussion solo

Earlier Event: August 4
Monadnock Music Symphony Orchestra
Later Event: September 23
New Bedford Symphony Orchestra