Enhance Your Concert Experience

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra has been a treasured community resource since its founding in 1922, enriching lives through a passion for musical excellence and a commitment to serving the diverse neighborhoods of our state. Through the offerings below, explore how the NJSO uniquely fosters a sense of community and nurtures the human spirit through live music.

Ask a Musician

Have you ever wondered just how a bassoon works? Or what kind of training is needed to be an orchestral musician? You have the chance to find out!

Pre-Concert Adventures

Learn more about the music, participate in fun hands-on activities and meet musicians during this interactive time that’s perfect for the whole family.

2019 Winter Festival—Music Speaks

The 2019 Winter Festival celebrates great works of music that were inspired by myths, stories and poetry.