Monday, May 1, 2023

Announcing the 2023 New Jersey Symphony Summer Concerts!


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New Jersey Symphony performing at Branch Brook Park in Newark


Celebrate the best of summer with the New Jersey Symphony!

Join us this summer as the New Jersey Symphony brings you an exciting slate of summer concerts for you and your family to enjoy. From outdoor concerts across New Jersey, to our chamber series in Jersey City, the fun continues on as we perform beloved classics in the beautiful summer weather.

It all starts on June 25, when the Symphony returns to the annual Giralda Music & Arts Festival in Madison, with tickets for the festival going on sale this May. It is followed by a series of free outdoor concerts in Toms River, South Amboy, Newark, Red Bank and Jersey City. We are also proud to bring back our chamber series, which expands to Jersey City this summer with three free, family-friendly programs at Hamilton Park in July and August. The programs include a celebration of the music of Bollywood, and collaborations with Nimbus Dance and Resident Artistic Catalyst Daniel Bernard Roumain.

Your New Jersey Symphony doesn’t slow down after the main season comes to a close. Dont miss this spirited celebration of the best of summer with great music and fun!


Join us for our outdoor concerts!

39th Giralda Music & Arts Festival
June 25 at 6 pm


New Jersey Symphony at Giralda Music & Arts Festival

Enjoy the New Jersey Symphony’s performance while relaxing on the lush grounds of Giralda Farms. A much-treasured tradition, the Symphony returns for this annual summer tradition, now in its 39th season.

NOTE: Tickets for this concert go on sale this May.



Ocean County College in Toms River (FREE!)
June 27 at 8 pm


José Luis Domínguez conducting a summer concert with the New Jersey Symphony

The Symphony returns to Toms River to perform at Ocean County College. Fans can enjoy an evening of music close to home.



Raritan Bay Waterfront Park in South Amboy (FREE!)
June 28 at 7:30 pm


Overhead view of Raritan Bay Waterfront Park

The Symphony performs at the Raritan Bay Waterfront Park in South Amboy. Experience this performance while relaxing alongside the beautiful waterside of Raritan Bay.



Branch Brook Park in Newark (FREE!)
June 30 at 7:30 pm


Fireworks display being conducted after a New Jersey Symphony summer concert at Branch Brook Park

This performance takes place at the beautiful Branch Brook Park in Newark. Join us as we bring fireworks and fanfare to this spectacular concert!



Marine Park in Red Bank (FREE!)
July 1 at 8 pm


Patrons watching a New Jersey Symphony summer concert in Red Bank

The Symphony makes its return to Marine Park in Red Bank, where fans can watch the concert while enjoying the beautiful sights and sounds of the Navesink River.



Liberty State Park in Jersey City (FREE!)
July 2 at 7:30 pm


New Jersey Symphony patrons watching a summer concert nearby Manhattan

We wrap up our summer outdoor series at the Liberty State Park in Jersey City. Fans can enjoy the sounds of the Symphony while overlooking the Hudson River with a clear view of the Manhattan Skyline and the Statue of Liberty.



Join us for our chamber series at Hamilton Park!

Sounds of Summer (FREE!)
July 13 at 7 pm


Nimbus Dance performing with flutist Kathleen Nester

The summertime is one of the best times of the year as people get to go out and feel the breeze of the beautiful summer weather. Music has played an integral part as it inspires all of us to get into the groove of the summer season. This program will include great pieces that get us in our happy place, bringing out the best of the summer season.



Music of Bollywood (FREE!)
July 27 at 7 pm


New Jersey Symphony Chamber Series event at The Newark Museum of Art

Rhythm and dance are on the musical menu as the New Jersey Symphony Chamber Players perform beloved works from the Indian Hindi-language film industry of Bollywood. You don’t want to miss out on the fun! Come sing, clap and dance along in our summer celebration of Bollywood.


A Summer Evening with DBR (FREE!)
August 10 at 7 pm


Daniel Bernard Roumain speaking to attendees with New Jersey Symphony Chamber Players in tow

Resident Artistic Catalyst Daniel Bernard Roumain joins the New Jersey Symphony Chamber Players to curate this fun program to conclude our chamber series at Hamilton Park. DBR has curated an eclectic and crowd-pleasing mix of beloved classics and his own leading-edge compositions.



We thank our generous sponsors!

The New Jersey Symphony’s appearance at the Giralda Music & Arts Festival is presented by Morris Arts.

The Ocean County College concert is sponsored by the Ocean County College Foundation.

The Raritan Bay concert is sponsored by Middlesex County and is presented in collaboration with the Arts Institute of Middlesex County.

The Branch Brook Park concert is sponsored by the County of Essex—part of the 2023 Essex County Free Summer Music Series.

The Marine Park concert is presented by Red Bank RiverCenter.

The Liberty State Park concert is supported by Mayor Steven M. Fulop, the Jersey City Municipal Council, and the Office of Cultural Affairs. Supported with public funds from the Arts and Culture Trust Fund.

The New Jersey Symphony Chamber Series is a partnership between Hamilton Park & New Jersey Symphony. The Sounds of Summer and Music of Bollywood concerts are generously sponsored by the PSEG Foundation.







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