NJSO Music Directors

1922–29

Philip James

1929–40

Rene Pollain

1940–47

Frieder Weissman

1947–58

Samuel Antek

1958–61

Mathys Abas

1962–67

Kenneth Schermerhorn

1967–76

Henry Lewis

1976–77

Max Rudolph (Music Advisor)

1977–83

Thomas Michalak

1983–85

George Manahan (Interim)

1985–92

Hugh Wolff

1992–2003

Zdenek Macal

2003–09

Neeme Järvi (2003–05 Principal Conductor and Music Director Designate)

2010–2016

Jacques Lacombe (2009–10 Music Director Designate)

2016–present

Xian Zhang (Learn more)