Enhance Your Concert Experience

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra has been a treasured community resource since its founding in 1922, enriching lives through a passion for musical excellence and a commitment to serving the diverse neighborhoods of our state. Through the offerings below, explore how the NJSO uniquely fosters a sense of community and nurtures the human spirit through live music.

Ask a Musician

Have you ever wondered just how a bassoon works? Or what kind of training is needed to be an orchestral musician? You have the chance to find out!

Classical Conversations

Hosted by NJSO Artistic Staff, these casual discussions give you a look into the music and music-makers performing that day.

Pre-Concert Adventures

Learn more about the music, participate in fun hands-on activities and meet musicians during this interactive time that’s perfect for the whole family.

Winter Festival

The centerpiece of the 2015 Winter Festival is the two-week residency of violinist Sarah Chang.

Accent Events

NJSO Accents are pre- or post-concert events that complement the musical encounters and provide audience members with more opportunities to personally connect with the concert experience. Most events are free and open to all ticketholders; events with additional admission charges are noted.