NJSO musicians give solo and chamber performances outdoors in iconic New Jersey locations, produced by DreamPlay Media in partnership with the NJSO.
NJSO Everywhere: From Van Vleck House & Gardens in Montclair
Premiered Apr 21, 2021
The grounds of Van Vleck House & Gardens in Montclair provide a gorgeous backdrop for the first movement of Beethoven’s Septet.
NJSO Everywhere: From Pier C Park in Hoboken
Premiered Mar 31, 2021
Trailblazing composer George Walker (the first Black composer to win the Pulitzer Prize for Music) lived in Montclair, NJ, for most of his life. We go to the waterfront of Hoboken’s Pier C Park for the movement from his String Quartet No. 1 had later life as his most performed work, Lyric for Strings.
NJSO Everywhere: From the Jersey Shore in Seaside Heights
Premiered Mar 17, 2021
A brass ensemble heads down the shore for the second installment of NJSO Everywhere. Rousing works by Sousa and Poulenc fill the air at Seaside Heights, where the music floats across the beach, the boardwalk and even the generations, through a series of classic Jersey Shore visual postcards.
NJSO Everywhere: From One Theater Square in Newark
Premiered Dec 2, 2021
The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and DreamPlay Films present NJSO EVERYWHERE :: Newark, featuring NJSO Assistant Concertmaster David Southorn in a special performance of Rhapsody No. 1 for Solo Violin, a bold new work by Princeton-based composer Jessie Montgomery.