OPENING WEEKEND WITH SARAH CHANG
TEDDY ABRAMS conductor
SARAH CHANG violin (pictured)
NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Start the season in style! NJSO favorite Sarah Chang brings her “characteristic athleticism and firepower” (The Star-Ledger) to a sparkling pair of showpieces.
BERNSTEIN On the Town: Three Dance Episodes
A brash yet irresistible love note to the composer’s adopted hometown of New York.
PIAZZOLLA The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Irreverently witty; a Latin American reply to the Vivaldi favorite.
Rhapsodic and virtuosic; Ravel’s dazzling take on Gypsy fiddling.
COPLAND Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes
High-spirited fun! This score for a buckaroo ballet contains the most famous hoedown ever written.
NJSO Accent events in Newark are sponsored by the Prudential Foundation.