Serving the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont
The Newport Area Community Orchestra is a community based orchestra dedicated to the Northeast Kingdom and the surrounding communities. The orchestra is dedicated to quality performances in a setting that provides an educational and cultural relationship between musicians and audience. In addition, NACO's mission is to foster excellence and innovation in the arts within the community, as well as a sense of pride and accomplishment. It serves the student communities of North Country Union High School, Lake Region Union High School, North Country Junior High School, and Stanstead College. Students are encouraged to join the orchestra, including strings, woodwinds, percussion, and brass. NACO presents four annual concerts, two in the fall and two in the spring. The orchestras smaller ensembles also perform at other local venues during the year.
Calendar of Events
December 21, 2014 - FUP Ensemble at the First Universalist Parish Christmas Service (4:00 pm)
January 6, 2015 - Rehearsals begin for spring concert (6:30 pm)
April 12, 2015 - Northeast Kingdom Chamber Players at St. Mark's Episcopal Church
April 17, 2015 - Northeast Kingdom Chamber Players at the MAC (Reception)
May 24, 2015 - Newport Area Community Orchestra Spring Concert at The United Church in Newport
June 7, 2015 - Newport Area Community Orchestra Piano Trio at The United Church in Newport
July 3, 2015 - Northeast Kingdom Chamber Players at the MAC (Reception)
September 1, 2015 - Rehearsals begin for fall concert (6:30 pm)
The Newport Area Community Orchestra is a Vermont Domestic Non-Profit Corporation, and a 501 c 3 Private Operating Foundation. Any donation to the orchestra is tax deductible. Your donations will greatly appreciated and will help with the orchestra's future expansion plans.