Jul 16 , 2015

FOUR: New Orchestral Works

Join the NJSO for the world premieres of four dynamic works by the composers of the NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute, a multi-faceted program that promotes new music and emerging composers. The composers will briefly describe their pieces in a concert that will show the vibrant future of orchestral music.

STEVEN MACKEY Institute Director and host

Program includes:
SHUYING LI Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night
REINALDO MOYA Siempre Lunes, Siempre Marzo
LUKE CARLSON The Burnished Tide
Plus: STEVEN MACKEY Urban Ocean

For more information about the composers and their works, read their bios, Q&A's and notes on the program.

For more information on the Institute, click here.

Upcoming Performances

Tickets are only $15!
Seating for this event is general admission. A ticket purchase is required for entry.

Special post-concert reception!
Chat with the musicians and congratulate the composers on their world-premiere works immediately following the concert. The reception is held next door to Richardson Auditorium at the Nassau Presbyterian Church and is free to all ticketholders.

Summer is sweeter with the Ice Cream Cone Institute
Princeton’s Bent Spoon will introduce a delectable new flavor of ice cream celebrating the 2015 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute. Savor a rich chocolate ice cream laced with chunks of chocolate-covered waffle cone, available exclusively July 13–16, alongside the legendary artisanal ice-cream shop’s other inventive flavors. Save 10% on any Bent Spoon purchase July 13–16 when you show your ticket stub for the July 16 NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute concert!


Major underwriting support for the NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute is generously provided by the Edward T. Cone Foundation, Princeton University and the National Endowment for the Arts.