Monday, January 2, 2017


PhilanthrOPERA: A Musical Celebration of Philanthropy
Featuring Singers from The Metropolitan Opera

WHEN: Saturday, January 21 at 7:00 PM; Reception with the artists follows concert
Grace Church, 4 Madison Ave. (Route 124), Madison
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  • International Opera Star Mark Delavan
  • Metropolitan Opera Chorus
  • Gary Pate & Marc Persing
  • Broadway Tenor Tom Sellwood
  • Professional Sopranos Valerie Bernhardt & Lorraine Ernest
  • Conductor: Robert W. Butts with The Baroque Orchestra of  New Jersey

All ticket proceeds from PhilantrhOPERA directly benefit the Madison Area YMCA's Annual Fund.   Donations to the Madison Area YMCA Annual Fund directly support families and individuals in our community.  Donations help ensure that programs including the Madison Area YMCA's School of Performing Arts, health and wellness programming and childcare and education at the F. M Kirby Children's Center of the Madison Area YMCA are accessible to every member in our community, regardless of their ability to pay. 

Wassail 2017

WHEN: Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 3:00 PM
WHERE: Grace Church, 4 Madison Ave. (Route 124), Madison
TICKETS: Adults - $40, Seniors - $30, Students (under 22 with ID): $5
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International Violist Brett Deubner

  • Anton Hoffmeister, Viola Concerto

Also Featuring

John Ivor Alexander

  • Piano Concerto - World Premiere
    John Pivarnik - piano

  • Franz Schubert, Symphony #5


Sponsorship packages with significant local marketing support are available for BONJ's 2016-2017 Season. Your support enables the BONJ to present a wide range of exciting and accessible classical and contemporary music of the highest artistic quality. Your business or organization can sponsor a single concert, series, or the entire season. Sponsorships are also available for outreach to youth and seniors. Please contact Jen Packer at for more information.  It's a great way to support the community and deliver your message to arts-seeking adults and families in New Jersey.

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