“Music can change the world.” - Beethoven

The Ocean State Pops Orchestra is thrilled to announce WE ARE BACK and ready to play for you this summer and fall!

Ocean State Pops Orchestra members have been rehearsing together again, venues are open and music lovers are lining up to hear live music performed in all its soul-stirring, world-changing glory.

We’re excited to be playing music again and invite you to attend all our performances, starting with our annual FREE concert at North Kingstown Town Beach in August.

See our complete listing of 2022 concerts below.

2022 Concert Schedule

Victory Day Concert

Saturday, August 6th, 2022
6:00pm-7:30pm
Town of North Kingstown Beach
10 Beach St, North Kingstown, RI 02852
Admission: FREE
(Rain Date Monday, August 8th, 2022)

Private Event

Saturday, August 13th, 2022
7:00pm
RI Country Club
Admission: (Members Only)

Holiday Pops at Saint Rocco's

Wednesday, December 7, 2022
7:30pm-9:00pm
Saint Rocco's Church
927 Atwood Ave, Johnston, RI 02919

Holiday Pops at The Loos Center

Saturday, December 3, 2022
7:00pm
Loos Center for the Arts at The Woodstock Academy
150 CT-169, Woodstock, CT 06281

Are you a talented orchestral musician?

We’d love to hear from you!

Our Sponsors

We would like to thank The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts for their support of the Ocean State Pops Orchestra. Funding provided in part by a grant from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, through an appropriation by the Rhode Island General Assembly, a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and private funders.

Thank you to the Champlin Foundation for their generous donations to the Ocean State Pops Orchestra.

We would like to extend a special thank you to The Rhode Island Foundation and The June Rockwell Levy Foundation for their grant.