Musicians & Music

Meet the extraordinary men and women who have dedicated their lives to making music with your New Jersey Symphony Orchestra. Get to know them as individuals, meet them at concerts and events and learn more about the music the Orchestra performs in communities throughout the Garden State.


Learn more about Music Director Jacques Lacombe and the other leaders of the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Greater Newark Youth Orchestras.


Get to know the members of the Orchestra.

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! Visit with musicians and ask your questions during intermission of selected concerts. An announcement will be made from stage at every concert at which the Ask a Musician program is available.

About the Music

Explore the music the Orchestra performs—read program notes, take a peek “backstage” each month, learn about the New Jersey Roots Project and more!


Find out about upcoming auditions for positions in the Orchestra.