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

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

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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More Info for Grieg’s Piano Concerto
Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2019 
2019-20 season

Grieg’s Piano Concerto

MARKUS STENZ conductor
JUHO POHJONEN piano

Performed in Englewood, Princeton, Red Bank and Newark
More Info for Spanish- and French-Inspired Showpieces
Nov 7 - 10, 2019 
2019-20 season

Spanish- and French-Inspired Showpieces

2019–20 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
NING FENG violin

Performed in Newark and Morristown
More Info for Rachmaninoff’s Third Piano Concerto
Dec 5 - 8, 2019 
2019-20 season

Rachmaninoff’s Third Piano Concerto

2019–20 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
GEORGE LI piano

Performed in Newark and New Brunswick
More Info for Handel’s Messiah
Dec 20 - 22, 2019 
2019-20 season

Handel’s Messiah

2019–20 Season

RODERICK COX conductor
SARAH SHAFER soprano
J’NAI BRIDGES mezzo-soprano
FREDERICK BALLENTINE tenor
DOUGLAS WILLIAMS bass-baritone
MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY SINGERS | Heather J. Buchanan, conductor

Performed in Princeton and Newark
More Info for Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet
Jan 3 - 5, 2020 
2019-20 season

Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet

2020 Winter Festival: In the Spotlight

XIAN ZHANG conductor
INON BARNATAN piano

Performed in Newark, Red Bank and Morristown
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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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News: NJSO on WQXR fall season preview

Tune in or join us live at the Greene Space as principal players Bart Feller and Bob Wagner perform woodwind showpieces and talk with host Elliott Forrest about NJSO season highlights at WQXR’s fall arts preview concert. 

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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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