New Jersey Symphony at Branch Brook Park in Newark
New Jersey Symphony Free Summer Concert
José Luis Domínguez conductor
Timothy Shi violin
New Jersey Symphony
Enjoy the sounds of your New Jersey Symphony under the stars! This free program features a medley of timeless classics from Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music, Sousa’s ode to his time in New Jersey in “The Atlantic City Pageant March” and so much more. An inspiring performance by Timothy Shi, winner of the New Jersey Symphony Youth Orchestra’s Henry Lewis Concerto Competition, rounds out this concert of favorites the whole family will love.
The first of our summer outdoor concerts takes place amidst the majestic landscape of Branch Brook Park in Newark. Join us as the Symphony kicks off this summer’s series with fanfare and fireworks!
Francis Scott Key/Damrosch Star Spangled Banner
Rossini Overture to The Barber of Seville
Florence Price “Juba Dance” from Symphony No. 1 in E Minor
Suppé Poet and Peasant: Overture
Mozart Allegro from Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216
Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II / arr. Robert Russell Bennett The Sound of Music: Selection for Orchestra
J. Strauss Jr. Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214
John Philip Sousa “The Atlantic City Pageant March”
Arturo Márquez Danzón No. 2
Robert W. Lowden Armed Forces Salute
John Philip Sousa/McAlister The Stars & Stripes Forever
This concert is sponsored by the Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and the County of Essex—part of the 2022 Essex County Free Summer Music Series.
Programs and artists are subject to change.