Elisabeth first came to Newport 10 years ago and performed programs in the former Music for a Sunday Afternoon Music Series. We welcome her back to Now Playing Newport, this time to the United Church of Newport for our first program in that church.
For Elisabeth Von Trapp, “ the sounds of music “ is part of her earliest memories. Born and raised in Vermont, Elisabeth is the granddaughter of the legendary Maria and Baron Von Trapp, whose story inspired The Sound of Music. Singing professionally since childhood, Elisabeth has enthralled audiences from European cathedrals to Washington D.C.’s Kennedy Center. Suggested donation: $10
Location: United Church of Newport, 63 Third Street, Newport, VT
Music by one of the top independent artists on Pandora radio today.
Gregory’s evocative, alternative sound blends "Rufus Wainwright ́s opulent musicality and Justin Timberlake ́s accessible soulfulness," (OUT Magazine). His recent spotlight on NPR's Morning Edition has coined him "one of New England's best- kept secrets." Douglass has shared the stage with artists like Regina Spektor, They Might Be Giants, Shawn Colvin, The Weepies, Jason Mraz, and Margaret Cho. Gregory has sold 100,000+ songs digitally on his own and his videos have amounted to over one million views on his YouTube channels. Tickets: $15 (tax included)