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Newport String Project presents: Resounding 2021
June 6, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - June 7, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
One event on June 6, 2021 at 5:00 pm
Newport String Project’s “Resounding” weekend includes one-to-one micro-concerts at the Newport Art Museum on Saturday, and a string quartet gala concert on Sunday at the IYRS Restoration Hall.
Saturday, June 5 – One-to-One Concerts
A day of micro-concerts for one musician and one listener or pod of listeners
Microstages will be set up at the various locations at the Newport Art Museum and Redwood Library
Featuring an afternoon performance by students of Newport String Project on the Youth Stage
Sunday, June 6 – Gala Concert with Newport String Quartet at IYRS
“Shop Talk” an informal conversation with local masters David Snediker and Karl Dennis on boat-building and violin-making.
The Gala Concert will feature string quartets by Caroline Shaw, Florence Price, Rhiannon Giddens and Grazyna Bacewicz.