Saturday, January 22, 2022

2022 Lunar New Year Celebration with NJSO


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra


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2022 Lunar New Year Celebration
Jan 29 at 7:30 pm

Lunar New Year Celebration


Celebrate the Year of the Tiger as the New Jersey Symphony continues a tradition that welcomes all audiences for a festive evening of community and cultural exchange.




*Children’s tickets are available in select sections.


Xian Zhang conductor
Tong Chen conductor
Chelsea Guo piano & soprano
Peking University Alumni Chorus
Starry Arts Group Children’s Chorus | Rebecca Shen, director
New Jersey Symphony

Li Huanzhi Spring Festival Overture
Traditional Dance of the Yao People
Chopin Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante
Mozart Alleluia from Exsultate, jubilate
Traditional/arr. Julia Tsien “Jasmine Flower”
Copland “Long Time Ago” from Old American Songs
Traditional/arr. Nicholas Hersh “Red Dragonfly”
J. Strauss Jr. Thunder and Lightning Polka
Hans Christian Lumbye Champagne Galop


This celebration is generously sponsored in part by an anonymous donor in honor of Music Director Xian Zhang.

Chelsea Guo’s performance is generously sponsored by Margaret Lam. | 1.800.ALLEGRO (255.3476)


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