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June 25, 2017

Newport Contemporary Music Series- Opening Night


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When:
July 1, 2017 all-day America/New York Timezone
2017-07-01T00:00:00-04:00
2017-07-02T00:00:00-04:00
Where:
Rogers Auditorium
15 Wickham Rd
Newport, RI 02840
USA
Cost:
$25-$112
Contact:
Newport Contemporary Music Series
401-829-7593
Newport Contemporary Music Series- Opening Night @ Rogers Auditorium  |  |  |
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To celebrate the Opening Night concert of our inaugural season, Sir Andre Previn will be joining us for the world premiere of “Almost an Overture”, a piece written especially for our newly formed Newport Contemporary Arts Orchestra, followed by the American premiere of French composer Gerard Pesson’s “Future is a Faded Song”, featuring renowned pianist Melaine Dalibert. We welcome you to join us for an evening of new works, as well as some contemporary classics!

Program:

Goldsmith: Soarin’

Previn: “Almost and Overture”- World premiere performance

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Pesson: “Future is a Faded Song”- American premiere performance

Copland: Appalachian Spring

Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

Newport Contemporary Arts Orchestra

Paul Van Anglen, Conductor

Melaine Dalibert, piano soloist

Andre Previn: Special Guest

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