Friends of Newport Orchestra

Our mission is to support the Newport High School Orchestra program, to enhance music education, and to communicate with parents and encourage students at all levels of participation.

Friends of Newport Orchestra

Our mission is to support the Newport High School Orchestra program, to enhance music education, and to communicate with parents and encourage students at all levels of participation.

Our Conductor

Christine E. Gero joined the Bellevue Music Department as the Newport High School Orchestra Director in 2013. Under her leadership, the Orchestra program has grown 55% to almost 200 students. Chamber Orchestra placed 2nd at the American Strings Teachers Association’s National Orchestra Festival.

Knights in Vienna

"Knights in Vienna" is a FONO hosted orchestra gala & fund raiser event in every January.

Listen to recordings, watch videos and click through photos of our program.

Contact FONO

Click the above to send an email to FONO.