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Oct 17, 2018

‘Magic Wand’: Brunswick Review interviews Xian Zhang

“Globe-trotting orchestra leader Xian Zhang talks to the Brunswick Review about culture, commitment and leadership in music.”

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Oct 12, 2018

Superconductor: ‘NJSO opens with an impassioned Beethoven’s Ninth’

Superconductor reviews the NJSO’s opening-weekend program.

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Oct 12, 2018

Korea Daily features Seong-Jin Cho’s NJSO debut

Korea Daily features pianist Seong-Jin Cho’s debut with the NJSO.

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Oct 10, 2018

Broad Street Review: ‘Never better timing’

“The New Jersey Symphony got it right, and their timing couldn’t be better.”

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Oct 10, 2018

NJ.com: ‘vibrant and relevant’ music at NJSO opener

“Zhang made both lasting music, from the ‘Ode to Joy’ to the national anthem, as well as Whitley’s new piece, sound vibrant and…

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Oct 1, 2018

Mom & I previews Seong-Jin Cho performances

Mom & I chats with Seong-Jin Cho ahead of his NJSO debut.

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Sep 27, 2018

WQXR: Conductors’ ‘Pieces of a Lifetime’

WQXR asked 11 conductors—including NJSO Music Director Xian Zhang—the one piece they would choose if they could only conduct one work for…

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Sep 24, 2018

NYCulture Beat previews Seong-Jin Cho’s NJSO debut

NYCulture Beat previews Korean pianist Seong-Jin Cho’s October debut with the NJSO.

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Sep 17, 2018

‘Ode to Joy’ in Pop Culture

Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy” in pop culture, from John McClane to Beaker.

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Sep 14, 2018

NY Times fall arts preview highlights ‘vibrant’ NJSO program

“This fine ensemble is perpetually underrated; a highlight of its season is a vibrant program ... that includes Milhaud, Gershwin, Stravinsky and…

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Sep 14, 2018

WQXR: Conductors’ ‘Roads Not Taken’

WQXR asked 11 conductors what they might have been had they not taken to the podium as a profession.

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Sep 4, 2018

Listen: WWFM looks back on the life of George Walker

WWFM’s “A Tempo” looks back on the life of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and Montclair resident George Walker.

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