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, Enrique Soro, 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
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
JOHN WILLIAMS Superman March
COPLAND “Saturday Night Waltz” from Rodeo
JOHN WILLIAMS Raiders March
VARIOUS Armed Forces Salute
SOUSA The Stars and Stripes Forever
Programs are subject to change.
Rain date: Friday, August 27, at 7:30 pm. Please check back; we will update the website with any changes.
This 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.