Thursday, August 19, 2021

THE RETURN: Opening Celebration Gala Oct. 10

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra

and Music Director XIAN ZHANG
invite you to

he Return: 2021-22 Opening Celebration


Celebration Concert and Gala Dinner
Sunday, October 10
New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark


Join us in celebrating the NJSO’s return to the concert hall and the opening of our 99th season at this concert and gala dinner. Xian Zhang conducts Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony, premieres new music from Michael Abels and is joined by Resident Artistic Catalyst Daniel Bernard Roumain as he solos in his own Voodoo Violin Concerto. Net proceeds from this fundraising event will support the artistic and educational programs of the NJSO.

Honoring Craig Silliman, Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative, Legal & Public Policy Officer at Verizon

Robert and Laura Garrett, Gala Chairs

2 pm Pre-concert entertainment in the lobby
3 pm Concert

Gala Dinner immediately following the concert

Make your reservations by September 24.




For more information, contact Renée Pachucki at 862.800.5848 or

With our dinner guests’ safety in mind, we require all parties attending be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and show proof of vaccination prior to or upon arrival.

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