Newport Symphony Orchestra

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PO Box 1617

Newport, Oregon 97365

(541) 574-0614


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Nationally recognized for high-caliber musicianship Locally esteemed for its educational programming and its success in making classical music widely accessible Financially secure, as demonstrated by the ground-breaking for NSO’s state-of-the-art concert hall

The Newport Symphony Orchestra is the only year-round, professional symphony orchestra on the Oregon coast. Home base for the orchestra is the 400-seat Newport Performing Arts Center, just a few steps away from the gorgeous Oregon seashore in historic Nye Beach.

Adam Flatt is the Music Director and Conductor of the NSO, and Associate Conductor is popular actor and narrator David Ogden Stiers.

The NSO began in 1988 as the Yaquina Chamber Orchestra, later shortened to the Yaquina Orchestra. The name Newport Symphony Orchestra was adopted in 2004.

The NSO performs a popular series of concerts in the Newport PAC in a September through May regular season, and special events in the summer months including its hugely popular annual free community concert on July 4.

Upcoming Events in Newport Symphony Orchestra

  • Thomas Lauderdale with Newport Symphony

    June 17th, 2017 to June 18th, 2017

    Thomas Lauderdale with Hunter Noack join conductor Adam Flatt and the NSO to perform George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue for two pianos.

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  • Newport Symphony presents music from the Mad Men Era

    July 8th, 2017 to July 9th, 2017

    The vibrant and highly entertaining music of the Mad Men Era, with nationally-recognized vocal group Five By Design

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