Mandolin New England was co-founded by Joshua Bell and Adam Sweet. Joshua “Josh” Bell is a musician, teacher and conductor of L’Esperance Mandolin Ensemble in Providence, RI. Adam Sweet is a musician, teacher and founder of the Springfield Mandolin Orchestra, a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to educating people about the important history of mandolins in America. Josh teaches mandolin-family instruments out of his studio in RI. Adam teaches mandolin, violin and guitar out of his studio in MA.
L’Esperance Mandolin Ensemble