More Info for Xian Conducts Carmina Burana
Mar 1 - 3, 2024 
2023-24 Season

Xian Conducts Carmina Burana

New Jersey Symphony Classical

Xian Zhang conductor
Andrew Adelson oboe d’amore
Jana McIntyre soprano
Andrew Morstein tenor 
Hugh Russell baritone
Montclair State University Chorale | Heather J. Buchanan, director
New Jersey Symphony

Performed in Newark
More Info for Batman in Concert
Mar 2, 2024 
2023-24 Season

Batman in Concert

New Jersey Symphony at the Movies

James Olmstead conductor
New Jersey Symphony

We’re sending out a Bat Signal… you’re invited to Batman in Concert. Watch Tim Burton’s 1989 film (PG-13) on the big screen as the New Jersey Symphony performs Danny Elfman’s iconic score, live.

Performed in Newark
More Info for Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony
Mar 14 - 17, 2024 
2023-24 Season

Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony

New Jersey Symphony Classical

Xian Zhang conductor
Tom Borrow piano
New Jersey Symphony

Performed in Newark, Princeton and Morristown
More Info for Matilda in Concert
Mar 22, 2024 
2023-24 Season

Matilda in Concert

Danny DeVito narrates live! — New Jersey Symphony at the Movies

Danny DeVito narrator
David Newman conductor
New Jersey Symphony

Acclaimed actor, producer and director Danny DeVito will join famed film composer David Newman and the New Jersey Symphony in a very special performance of Matilda in Concert at State Theatre New Jersey. Come see New Jersey native DeVito narrate the film, while Newman’s enchanting score is performed live to picture!

Performed in New Brunswick
More Info for Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert
Apr 4 - 7, 2024 
2023-24 Season

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert

New Jersey Symphony at the Movies

Nicholas Hersh conductor
New Jersey Symphony

In the spectacular climactic sixth episode of the Star Wars saga, Darth Vader readies the second Death Star to unleash the final blow to the Rebel Alliance. Luke Skywalker joins R2-D2, C-3PO and Princess Leia to free Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt and launch a desperate attack upon the entire Imperial Fleet. 

Performed in Morristown, Red Bank, New Brunswick and Newark
More Info for 2024 Spring into Music Gala & Auction
Apr 18, 2024 
2023-24 Season

2024 Spring into Music Gala & Auction

Gala Reception and Dinner, Concert and Auction

Join the esteemed New Jersey Symphony, alongside a gathering of cultural luminaries, social influencers, enterprising minds and civic dignitaries, as we revel in an enchanting evening of exquisite dining and enthralling entertainment at our Bridgerton-inspired gala. Guests will enjoy a cocktail reception filled with delicious food, fabulous auction items, live music and a few dazzling surprises. Then, enjoy a gala dinner and be treated to a private performance from members of the New Jersey Symphony and students of the New Jersey Symphony Youth Orchestra.

Presented in West Orange
More Info for Jeremy Denk, Anna Clyne, Beethoven’s “Eroica”
May 16 - 19, 2024 
2023-24 Season

Jeremy Denk, Anna Clyne, Beethoven’s “Eroica”

New Jersey Symphony Classical

Markus Stenz conductor 
Jeremy Denk piano
New Jersey Symphony

Performed in Morristown, Princeton and Newark
More Info for Discover Beethoven’s Eroica
May 18, 2024 
2023-24 Season

Discover
Beethoven’s Eroica

New Jersey Symphony Family Concert: A Music Discovery Zone

Markus Stenz conductor
New Jersey Symphony

Discover what makes a live orchestra concert so special. We’ll take a deep dive into Beethoven’s “Eroica”–his breakout Third Symphony that broke all the rules and forged a new future for the symphonic form. Inspired by Leonard Bernstein’s masterful way of putting young audiences at the center of music-making, this interactive concert will feature inside tips, listening cues and fun facts that make for the perfect Saturday afternoon family outing!

Performed in Newark
More Info for Epic Scores of John Williams and More!
May 30 - June 2, 2024 
2023-24 Season

Epic Scores of John Williams and More!

New Jersey Symphony Special Concert - Symphony Celebration

Xian Zhang conductor
Jessica Rivero Altarriba conductor
Brett Boles host
Min Kwon piano
New Jersey Symphony

Celebrate epic film scores with your New Jersey Symphony, from unforgettable themes composed by John Williams, to the golden age of cinema, to famous classical music moments in movies. Enjoy familiar favorites from Harry Potter and Star Wars alongside monumental musical moments from Apocalypse Now and Cast Away, and so much more. You won’t want to miss this love letter to film music!

Performed in Newark, Red Bank and New Brunswick
More Info for Daniil Trifonov Plays Gershwin
June 6 - 9, 2024 
2023-24 Season

Daniil Trifonov Plays Gershwin

Season Finale! New Jersey Symphony Classical

Xian Zhang conductor
Daniil Trifonov piano
New Jersey Symphony

Performed in New Brunswick, Princeton, Red Bank and Newark