Oct 11 - 13, 2019

Opening Weekend: Holst’s The Planets in HD

2019–20 Season
Performed in Newark and Red Bank
Opening Weekend: Holst’s The Planets in HD
Oct 11 - 13, 2019

Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2019

Grieg’s Piano Concerto

2019–20 Season
Performed in Englewood, Princeton, Red Bank and Newark
Grieg’s Piano Concerto
Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2019

Nov 7 - 10, 2019

Spanish- and French-Inspired Showpieces

2019–20 Season
Performed in Newark and Morristown
Spanish- and French-Inspired Showpieces
Nov 7 - 10, 2019

Feb 7 - 9, 2020

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert

2019–20 Pops Season
Performed in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert
Feb 7 - 9, 2020
More Info for Opening Weekend: Holst’s The Planets in HD
Oct 11 - 13, 2019 
2019-20 season

Opening Weekend: Holst’s The Planets in HD

2019–20 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
Women of NEWARK VOICES
Heather J. Buchanan, conductor

Performed in Newark and Red Bank
More Info for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert
Oct 26, 2019 
2019-20 season

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert

2019–20 Season

Watch Harry become a wiz at potions, win Felix Felicis and uncover the meaning of Horcruxes in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert! Relive the magic of Harry’s sixth year at Hogwarts™ on the big screen in high definition as the NJSO performs Nicholas Hooper’s unforgettable score live.

Performed in Newark
More Info for Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert
Feb 7 - 9, 2020 
2019-20 season

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert

2019–20 Pops Season

In the spectacular climactic sixth episode of the Star Wars saga, Darth Vader readies the second Death Star to unleash the final blow to the Rebel Alliance. Luke Skywalker joins R2-D2, C-3PO and Princess Leia to free Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt and launch a desperate attack upon the entire Imperial Fleet. Watch the complete film unfold as the NJSO performs John Williams’ legendary score live.

Performed in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert
Apr 17 - 19, 2020 
2019-20 season

Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert

2019–20 Pops Season

Thirty years after the defeat of the Empire, Luke Skywalker has vanished, and a new threat has risen: The First Order, led by the mysterious Supreme Leader Snoke and his enforcer, Kylo Ren. General Leia Organa’s military force, the Resistance—and unlikely heroes brought together by fate—are the galaxy’s only hope. Experience the complete film with the NJSO performing John Williams’ thrilling score live.

Performed in Red Bank, Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Classical Mystery Tour: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
Jan 26, 2020 
2019-20 season

Classical Mystery Tour: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

2019–20 Pops Season

Beatlemania is back! Relive one of the most iconic albums in rock history as Classical Mystery Tour performs Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band with the NJSO. Hear classic songs from “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds” to “When I'm Sixty-Four” to “A Day in the Life”—plus more of the greatest hits from The Beatles’ entire catalogue.

CLASSICAL MYSTERY TOUR
MARTIN HERMAN
conductor

Performed in Newark

Join us for Opening Night!

An evening to recognize friends for their significant contributions towards our shared goal—bringing live symphonic music to diverse communities throughout New Jersey.

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Announcing A New Fellowship

2019–20 NJSO Colton Fellowship

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra announces its NJSO Colton Fellowship designed to support musicians from underrepresented communities. This initiative continues the NJSO’s commitment to being a leader in diversity, equity and inclusion in the orchestra field. 

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Hear the NJSO at NJPAC

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra brings world-class music to Newark. Experience the NJSO at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)!

Watch: Music Director Xian Zhang's thoughts on conducting at NJPAC
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