News & Updates

May 6, 2020

NJSO commissions new work for physically distanced orchestra and choir from José Luis Domínguez

In response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) global pandemic, and to express gratitude to frontline medical and service workers, the NJSO has commissioned…

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Apr 8, 2020

NJSO cancels concerts and events through June 7 due to COVID-19 pandemic

The NJSO has canceled its concerts, education and community engagement activities and donor events through June 7 due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) global…

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Mar 19, 2020

Quiz | Your New Favorite Piece

Nowadays it is effortless to absorb music from many different internet outlets. Discovering new works has never been easier, so why not take the time…

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Mar 17, 2020

Postponement of NJSO concerts and events to extend through May 10 due to COVID-19 pandemic

Following new updates and guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and state officials, the NJSO will postpone its concerts…

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Mar 11, 2020

NJSO to postpone March concerts due to regional COVID-19 outbreak

The NJSO will postpone its concerts through March 29 due to the escalation of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak in New Jersey and the tri-state region.…

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Mar 6, 2020

Quiz | Which Beethoven Piano Concerto Are You?

This is a big year for Beethoven!

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Mar 5, 2020

NJSO presents Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Concert, Apr 17–19

The NJSO presents Star Wars: The Force Awakens in concert April 17–19.

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Mar 3, 2020

2020–21 NJSO Colton Fellowship to support early-career Black and Latinx musicians

The NJSO announces the application process for the 2020–21 NJSO Colton Fellowship, an excellence-based program designed to support early-career…

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Feb 27, 2020

NJSO Youth Orchestras Spotlight: The Parent Perspective

One of the many special elements of the NJSO Youth Orchestras experience is the strong community of families of the student musicians.

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Feb 26, 2020

Watch | Musicians Speak: Christoph König

Guest conductor Christoph König previews his return for a program featuring Bruckner's Sixth Symphony and Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto.

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Feb 26, 2020

Bruckner’s Sixth—Romanticism, Both Early and Late

Whenever you hear a Bruckner symphony, think of it as a discovery—a missing piece that explains a gap in the puzzle of this larger-than-life genre.…

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