Monday, August 16, 2021

Summer with the symphony—in a park! 

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

Join us starting this Wednesday!


NJSO Family Concert

Celebrate the summer with the NJSO performing diverse and inspiring music from amazing composers across the Americas, like John Williams, Pedro Elías Gutiérrez, Oscar Lorenzo Fernández and late New Jersey composer George Walker. Hear trailblazer Florence Price’s lighthearted "Nimble Feet" from Dances in the Canebrakes, enjoy patriotic favorites and rejoice in Aaron Copland’s classic "Saturday Night Waltz" from Rodeo.

Wednesday! August 18: Ocean County College in Toms River (free)
Aug ust 26
: Branch Brook Park in Newark (free and includes fireworks)
August 28
: Giralda Farms in Madison (tickets)

The Aug 18 concert is sponsored by PNC Bank, in partnership with Ocean County College. The Aug 26 concert is sponsored by Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and the County of Essex; part of the 2021 Essex County Free Summer Music Series. The Aug 28 concert is presented by Morris Arts.

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NJSO 2021—22 Season

Join us for the return!

Enjoy great masterworks throughout the season, including Beethoven’s Piano Concertos, Mozart’s "Jupiter" Symphony, Tchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto and Suite from Swan Lake, Ravel’s Boléro, Gershwin’s An American in Paris and much more.

Highlights also include world premieres from Resident Artistic Catalyst Daniel Bernard Roumain, Michael Abels, Wynton Marsalis and a quartet of jazz composers; works by pathbreaking composers like Jessie Montgomery and Joan Tower; return engagements by audience favorite guest artists like Augustin Hadelich and Conrad Tao, and solo turns from NJSO musicians. Explore.


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