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Jul 1 , 2017

NJSO AT MERCER COUNTY PARK FESTIVAL GROUNDS IN WEST WINDSOR

Free concert with fireworks!

Pack your gear and come along on a “Road Trip Across the USA,” NJSO-style. Travel from our New Jersey home with a medley of Bruce Springsteen hits through the heartland with John Williams’ moving score to Lincoln, to the Wild West and Copland’s iconic Rodeo, all the way to the Magic Kingdom with favorite music from Beauty and the Beast. It’s fun for the whole family on this memorable musical trip! Full program info.

SAMEER PATEL conductor
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Upcoming Performances

This is a free concert. No prior ticket reservations are required. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets; there is no other seating available.

Concert location update as of 2:30 pm, Sat, July 1:
The concert will be held outdoors, as originally scheduled. Fireworks will follow the concert. See you there!

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Sponsors

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This concert is sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies.

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In partnership with the Mercer County Park Commission.

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Media Partner—NJ.com affiliated with The Star-Ledger

Program

DVOƘÁK Allegro con fuoco from Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, “From the New World”
GROFÉ “Mardi Gras” from The Mississippi Suite
PRICE “Nimble Feet” from Dances in the Canebrakes
MILLER (arr. Holcombe) St. Louis Blues March
ANDERSON Summer Skies
WILLSON (arr. Hayman) The Music Man: Symphonic Impressions
COPLAND “Hoe Down” from Rodeo

Intermission

COPLAND Fanfare for the Common Man
VARIOUS (arr. Holcombe) Hooray for Hollywood
KANDER (arr. Ricketts) Chicago Medley
MENKEN (arr. Holcombe) Beauty and the Beast
WILLIAMS “The People’s House” from Lincoln
WILLIAMS Liberty Fanfare
LOWDEN Armed Forces Salute
SPRINGSTEEN (arr. Hersh) BOSS: A Tribute

Program is subject to change.