Monday, February 8, 2021

Lunar New Year Festival videos, photo booth and upcoming concert now available on demand!

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

All Lunar New Year Festival videos
are now available to watch on demand. 

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Lunar New Year Festival
NJSO Virtual 20–21

The festival highlights community performers, traditional performances, cooking demonstrations and more. Watch all of the videos on the NJSO’s YouTube channel, and be sure to share with your friends and family!


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Enter the (virtual) photo booth! 

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Lunar New Year Celebration Photo Booth

Show your family and friends that you’re celebrating Lunar New Year with the NJSO community! Take your NJSO photo booth selfie and mention and #NJSOLunarNewYear when you share it on social media!

Tune in Saturday for the virtual concert 

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Lunar New Year Celebration Concert
Tomorrow! Sat, Feb 6, at 7:30 pm

An NJSO tradition continues with the third annual Lunar New Year Celebration Concert! The Peking University Alumni Chorus and Starry Arts Group Children’s Chorus return for this joyous virtual concert.

Music Director Xian Zhang’s program includes Eastern traditional favorites such as the Spring Festival Overture, “Purple Bamboo Tune,” Fisherman’s Song at Eventide and “Gong Xi Gong Xi,” united with Western classical favorites such as Tchaikovsky’s Andante cantabile for Cello and Orchestra and Piazzolla’s Libertango. During the concert premiere, hear from Xian as she provides live text commentary on the performances on YouTube.


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Lunar New Year Celebration
Pre-Concert Virtual VIP Event

Sat, Feb 6, at 6:30 pm

Event sponsors and VIP Supporters of $100 or more will be invited to an exclusive event with Music Director Xian Zhang, President & CEO Gabriel van Aalst, guitarist Xuefei Yang and NJSO concert soloists Bart Feller, flute, and Na-Young Baek, cello. Net proceeds from our Lunar New Year Celebration will support the artistic vision of Music Director Xian Zhang.


Join us!



The Lunar New Year Celebration is generously sponsored in part by an anonymous donor in honor of Music Director Xian Zhang. Major support for the festival is also provided by A. Michael & Ruth C. Lipper, Prudential Financial, Norm Slonaker & Linda Dujack, Margaret Lam & David Yen and BROAD U.S.A.