NJSO Concert Films

Still & Dvořák: An NJSO Concert Film

Premiered Jan 14, 2021

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and DreamPlay Films present a concert film featuring captivating performances of Dvořák’s Serenade for Strings, Still’s Mother and Child and Puccini’s I Crisantemi. Coleridge-Taylor’s arrangement of the spiritual Deep River features Music Director Xian Zhang performing on the piano for the very first time with the NJSO in concert, joined by Concertmaster Eric Wyrick on violin.

This NJSO Concert Film is conducted by Music Director Xian Zhang, and directed by Yuri Alves. The concert was recorded on October 23, 2020, at NJPAC in Newark, NJ.

 

Daniel Bernard Roumain & Mozart: An NJSO Concert Film

Premiered Nov 19, 2020

Experience the world premiere of Daniel Bernard Roumain’s i am a white person who ____ Black people, a new NJSO commission. Soloists from the Sphinx Organization take center stage for Michael Abels’ Delights & Dances. Abels has risen to national attention with his stirring scores for Jordan Peele’s Oscar-winning film Get Out and Us. This program includes audience favorites Adagietto from Mahler’s Symphony No. 5 and Mozart’s Divertimento in D Major, K. 136.

This NJSO Concert Film is conducted by Music Director Xian Zhang, directed by Yuri Alves and produced by DreamPlay Films. The concert was recorded on October 23, 2020, at NJPAC in Newark, NJ.