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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…

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.

Sep 17, 2018

‘Ode to Joy’ in Pop Culture

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

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…

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.

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.

Aug 29, 2018

NJSO to perform George Walker’s Lyric for Strings on opening weekend

The NJSO will perform George Walker’s Lyric for Strings on its opening-weekend program in memory of the late Pulitzer Prize-winning composer.

Aug 28, 2018

Asbury Park Press previews new season with Xian Zhang

Xian Zhang talks to The Asbury Park Press about the 2018–19 season.  

June 22, 2018

Listen: WWFM talks with NJSO leaders

Xian Zhang, José Luis Domínguez and Gabriel van Aalst talk about the future of the NJSO.

June 15, 2018

Tune in: WWFM talks with NJSO leaders June 16

“A Tempo” talks about the NJSO’s exciting future with Xian Zhang, José Luis Domínguez and Gabriel van Aalst.

June 14, 2018

NJ.com praises ‘ambitious and accomplished’ season finale

“The NJPAC audience was on its feet at the end.”