Celebrate Mother’s Day with an afternoon of folk and fiddle-infused music at Channing Memorial Church (135 Pelham St, Newport RI 02840). The Newport String Quartet will be joined by special guests Rachel Panitch (fiddle) and Mike Sokolovsky (guitar).

Head to La Forge Restaurant (186 Bellevue Ave) before or after the concert and receive 10% off your meal when you pre-purchase your ticket through Eventbrite!

Tickets: $10 in advance through Eventbrite/ $15 at doorEventbrite link here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mothers-day-with-newport-string-project-and-la-forge-casino-restaurant-tickets-59480878910

Noted for its eclectic and innovative programming, the Newport String Project is committed to presenting highly expressive performances of masterworks, alongside works by emerging and rarely heard composers in intimate, inclusive settings throughout Newport. With a dual emphasis on performance and education, the project also includes a rigorous youth mentoring program, which currently provides free lessons in violin, viola and cello to almost forty students in Newport.

To learn more about the Newport String Project’s mission, visit www.newportstringproject.org

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