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

  • NSO with Kenji Bunch and Erik Peterson

    February 3rd, 2018 to February 4th, 2018

    Newport Symphony with Adam Flatt, Conductor, with guest artists Kenji Bunch and Erik Peterson, present works by Copland, Griffes, Bunch, and Barber.

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  • NSO with Narek Arutyunian

    March 24th, 2018 to March 25th, 2018

    Young Concert Artist Narek Arutyunian performs clarinet in this concert with the NSO.

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