2021 Summer Park Concerts

Celebrate the summer with the NJSO performing diverse and inspiring music from amazing composers across the Americas, like John Williams, Pedro Elías Gutiérrez, Oscar Lorenzo Fernández and late New Jersey composer George Walker. Hear trailblazer Florence Price’s lighthearted “Nimble Feet” from Dances in the Canebrakes, enjoy patriotic favorites and rejoice in Aaron Copland’s classic “Saturday Night Waltz” from Rodeo.

JOSÉ LUIS DOMÍNGUEZ conductor
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

SMITH/arr. Damrosch The Star-Spangled Banner
CHABRIER España
SORO Tres aires chilenos No. 3
BIZET “Farandole” from L’Arlésienne Suite No. 2
WALKER Lyric for Strings
PRICE “Nimble Feet” from Dances in the Canebrakes
GUTIÉRREZ Alma Llanera
FERNÁNDEZ Batuque
COPLAND “Saturday Night Waltz” from Rodeo
JOHN WILLIAMS Olympic Fanfare and Theme
VARIOUS Armed Forces Salute
SOUSA The Stars and Stripes Forever

Programs are subject to change.

More Info for NJSO at Ocean County College in Toms River
Aug 18, 2021 

NJSO at Ocean County College in Toms River

NJSO in the Parks: Free Summer Park Concert!

Celebrate the summer with the NJSO performing diverse and inspiring music from amazing composers across the Americas, like John Williams, Pedro Elías Gutiérrez, Oscar Lorenzo Fernández and longtime New Jersey resident George Walker. Hear trailblazer Florence Price’s lighthearted “Nimble Feet” from Dances in the Canebrakes, enjoy patriotic favorites and rejoice in Aaron Copland’s classic “Saturday Night Waltz” from Rodeo.

More Info for NJSO at Branch Brook Park in Newark
Aug 26, 2021 

NJSO at Branch Brook Park in Newark

NJSO in the Parks: Free Summer Park Concert (with Post-Concert Fireworks)!

Celebrate the summer with the NJSO performing diverse and inspiring music from amazing composers across the Americas, like John Williams, Pedro Elías Gutiérrez, Oscar Lorenzo Fernández and longtime New Jersey resident George Walker. Hear trailblazer Florence Price’s lighthearted “Nimble Feet” from Dances in the Canebrakes, enjoy patriotic favorites and rejoice in Aaron Copland’s classic “Saturday Night Waltz” from Rodeo.

Performed in Newark
More Info for NJSO at Giralda Farms in Madison
Aug 28, 2021 

NJSO at Giralda Farms in Madison

NJSO in the Parks: 37th Giralda Music & Arts Festival

Celebrate the summer with the NJSO performing diverse and inspiring music from amazing composers across the Americas, like John Williams, Pedro Elías Gutiérrez, Oscar Lorenzo Fernández and longtime New Jersey resident George Walker. Hear trailblazer Florence Price’s lighthearted “Nimble Feet” from Dances in the Canebrakes, enjoy patriotic favorites and rejoice in Aaron Copland’s classic “Saturday Night Waltz” from Rodeo.

Performed in Madison

The Aug 18 concert is sponsored by PNC Bank, in partnership with Ocean County College.

The Aug 26 concert is sponsored by Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and the County of Essex; part of the 2021 Essex County Free Summer Music Series.

The Aug 28 concert is presented by Morris Arts.