Apr 26, 2019 
2018-19 Season

Saint-Saëns’ ‘Organ’ Symphony

XIAN ZHANG conductor
JOHN J. MILLER organ

Join the NJSO and Music Director Xian Zhang for a musical spectacular featuring Cathedral Basilica organist John J. Miller pulling out all of the stops in Saint-Saëns’ thrilling “Organ” Symphony, performed on the Cathedral’s historic instrument with 8,916 pipes! Plus, revel in the majesty of Mozart with his famous and foreboding Symphony No. 40.

Performed in Newark at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Apr 27 - 28, 2019 
2018-19 Season

Xian Conducts Mozart

2018–19 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
SIMONE DINNERSTEIN piano (pictured)
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Performed in Morristown, Newark and Red Bank
May 5, 2019 
2018-19 Season

NJSO Youth Orchestras Spring Concert

Don't miss the season finale concert of the NJSO Youth Orchestras, featuring the program's four ensembles, as well as a dazzling performance by the 2019 Henry Lewis Concerto Competition winner! Honor this year's senior class and celebrate musicianship, friendship and fun.

Performed in Newark at Science Park High School
May 11, 2019 
2018-19 Season

Family: The Sound of Stories: Harry Potter & More!

2018–19 Family Concert

It’s a season of stories in music at the NJSO, and you get in on the fun, too! Listen in wonder as some of your favorite stories are told through music, including Tchaikovsky’s enchanted The Nutcracker and magical Swan Lake, romantic Romeo and Juliet and even the tale of your favorite boy wizard, Harry Potter!

Performed in Newark
May 13, 2019 
2019-20 season

Scores: Contemporary Chamber Works

Curated by Juri Seo

STEVEN MACKEY conductor and host
JURI SEO guest composer and curator
NA-YOUNG BAEK cello
CHRIS KOMER horn
NJSO CHAMBER PLAYERS

Performed in Princeton
May 16 - 19, 2019 
2018-19 Season

Art of the Double Concerto

2018–19 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
ERIC WYRICK violin
ANNELLE GREGORY violin
STEVEN MACKEY electric guitar
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Performed in Newark, New Brunswick and Princeton
June 1, 2019 
2018-19 Season

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix™ in Concert

2018–19 Season

Year Five begins! Between crushing on Cho Chang, studying for his O.W.L.s and the ever-growing number of detentions from Professor Umbridge™, Harry Potter™ must find the time to discover the secret of his terrible nightmares! See Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix™ in Concert on the big screen in high-definition and experience the NJSO performing Nicholas Hooper’s iconic score live.

Performed in Newark
June 6 - 9, 2019 
2018-19 Season

Blockbuster All-Orchestral Season Finale

2018–19 Season

XIAN ZHANG conductor
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Performed in Englewood, Newark, Princeton and Red Bank
June 21, 2019 

NJSO at Echo Lake Park in Mountainside

FREE concert!

Celebrate the diversity of the Americas with the NJSO this summer! Explore the continents with concert, theater and dance music from Leonard Bernstein, José Pablo Moncayo, Astor Piazzolla, Florence Price, Duke Ellington and George Gershwin. Hear hits from West Side Story and Porgy and Bess, travel to Mexico with Arturo Márquez’s Conga del Fuego Nuevo and experience patriotic favorites along with Copland’s classic “Hoe Down” from Rodeo.

June 23, 2019 

NJSO at Giralda Farms in Madison

Ticketed event

Celebrate the diversity of the Americas with the NJSO this summer! Explore the continents with concert, theater and dance music from Leonard Bernstein, José Pablo Moncayo, Astor Piazzolla, Florence Price, Duke Ellington and George Gershwin. Hear hits from West Side Story and Porgy and Bess, travel to Mexico with Arturo Márquez’s Conga del Fuego Nuevo and experience patriotic favorites along with Copland’s classic “Hoe Down” from Rodeo.

June 24, 2019 

NJSO at Maxwell Place Park in Hoboken

FREE concert!

Celebrate the diversity of the Americas with the NJSO this summer! Explore the continents with concert, theater and dance music from Leonard Bernstein, José Pablo Moncayo, Astor Piazzolla, Florence Price, Duke Ellington and George Gershwin. Hear hits from West Side Story and Porgy and Bess, travel to Mexico with Arturo Márquez’s Conga del Fuego Nuevo and experience patriotic favorites along with Copland’s classic “Hoe Down” from Rodeo.

June 25, 2019 

NJSO at Ocean County College in Toms River

FREE concert!

Celebrate the diversity of the Americas with the NJSO this summer! Explore the continents with concert, theater and dance music from Leonard Bernstein, José Pablo Moncayo, Astor Piazzolla, Florence Price, Duke Ellington and George Gershwin. Hear hits from West Side Story and Porgy and Bess, travel to Mexico with Arturo Márquez’s Conga del Fuego Nuevo and experience patriotic favorites along with Copland’s classic “Hoe Down” from Rodeo.