In the past year, Newport Festivals Foundation has provided financial relief to over 425 musicians impacted by the pandemic and over 100 grants for music education programs across the country.
Since 1959, Newport Folk Festival has showcased many historic performances by providing a space for artists to express themselves freely. We continue this legacy to foster the next generation of players and fans.
We are making a commitment to partner with festival artists (past and present) to donate to a music education cause of their choosing.
The Newport Festivals Musician Relief Fund has been created to provide financial relief to musicians in our Folk & Jazz communities who are experiencing lost income due to COVID-19.
Newport Festivals Foundation and Nathanial Rateliff have partnered up to provide over $30K worth of music instruments to underserved music programs in Greeley, CO.
Explore our series of free lectures, tutorials, conversations, and performances meant to inspire the next generation of players and fans. Content grants have been provided to many of the participating artists.
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Your donation to Newport Festivals Foundation will help ensure the future of our festivals and support musicians and music education programs across the country.