Family Concerts

2017–18 Family Concerts—Presented by The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey
Victoria Theater, NJPAC in Newark

The young and the young-at-heart will enjoy discovering the instruments of the Orchestra, great stories told through music and rich orchestral repertoire featured in this magical and interactive series.

PRE-CONCERT ADVENTURE:

Learn more about the music and participate in fun hands-on activities during this interactive time that’s perfect for the whole family. The Pre-Concert Adventure begins at 1 pm for the 2 pm performance, and at 2:30 pm for the 3:30 pm performance. Ticketholders should participate in the Pre-Concert Adventure for their concert.

 

2017–18 Family Concerts

Nov 18 - Nov 18

SHOOTING FOR THE STARS

2017–18 Family Concerts

Blast off with a concert-going experience of astronomical proportions! Hear music inspired by the far reaches of space, including Holst’s The Planets, the otherworldly main theme from Star Trek and more. Your little astronauts can reach for the stars and dream their own dreams.

JEFFREY GROGAN conductor
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

May 12 - May 12

PANDA-MONIUM: MUSIC FROM THE ANIMAL KINGDOM

2017–18 Family Concerts

It’s a purr-fect arf-ternoon at the NJSO, when we take you on a wild and wooly concert adventure. You’ll be buzzing in delight as you listen to music inspired by the animal kingdom, featuring tunes from Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake ballet, Stravinsky’s Firebird and more! We’re not lion—ewe’ll have a whale of a time!

JEFFREY GROGAN conductor
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Tickets for this concert can be purchased today as part of a subscription. Single tickets go on sale August 7.

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2016–17 Family Concert


The NJSO is grateful to the following supporters of the Family series:

The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey – Series Sponsor
Marjorie Bunnell Charitable Fund
Merck Foundation
The Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation
New Jersey State Council on the Arts
Wells Fargo

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This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, and by funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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