Tuesday, June 20, 2023

Summer outdoor concerts begin this weekend!



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José Luis Domínguez conducts the New Jersey Symphony at Branch Brook Park


Join the New Jersey Symphony as we kick off the summer with a slate of outdoor concerts beginning this weekend! Bring your family and friends for fun evenings in Toms River, South Amboy, Newark, Red Bank and Jersey City. Tickets for our return to the annual Giralda Music & Arts Festival this Sunday in Madison are still available.

The program features John Williams’ iconic theme from Jurassic Park, selections from Leonard Bernstein’s West Side Story, William Grant Still’s lively and energetic Festive Overture and so much more. Clarinetist Timothy Lien, winner of the New Jersey Symphony Youth Orchestra’s Henry Lewis Concerto Competition, joins the Symphony to perform Ludwig Spohr’s Concerto in C Minor for Clarinet, Op. 26 in Madison, Newark, Red Bank and Jersey City.

Your New Jersey Symphony doesn’t slow down after the main season ends. Come and celebrate a fun and exciting start to the summer!


Come to these summer outdoor concerts below!

39th Giralda Music & Arts Festival
This Sunday 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 are still available.



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


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

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.



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—with additional support from Citizens.

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. | 1.800.ALLEGRO (255.3476)


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