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Feb 1, 2023

Hilary Hahn and the New Jersey Symphony give admirable performance of Sibelius Violin Concerto

“The less-is-more philosophy stuck with Glaser ... He set down the delicately sustained pianissimo of the strings in the allegro moderato with a…

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Jan 31, 2023

New Jersey Symphony emphasizes American-themed 2023–24 season with NJArts.net

Music Director Xian Zhang speaks to NJArts.net to discuss the American-themed 2023–24 season to start the New Jersey Symphony’s second…

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Jan 27, 2023

New Jersey Symphony Announces 2023–24 season

The New Jersey Symphony officially unveils the 2023–24 season, kicking off its second century of music-making with powerful performances and…

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Jan 23, 2023

The New Jersey Symphony ring in the Year of the Rabbit in celebratory fashion

“Zhang’s fifth Lunar New Year concert began and ended just like the first one. The finale featured all 1,100 in the audience asked to join…

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Jan 20, 2023

Daniel Bernard Roumain (DBR) will remain Resident Artistic Catalyst through the end of 2023—24 season

The New Jersey Symphony announces that Daniel Bernard Roumain has renewed his commitment as it’s Resident Artistic Catalyst through a one-season…

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Jan 10, 2023

The New Jersey Symphony and Daniil Trifonov bring new life into pieces from Brahms and Strauss

“The key ingredient to Saturday’s success at NJPAC in Newark was the symphony’s intrepid director Xian Zhang. She presided over both…

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Jan 10, 2023

Violinist Hilary Hahn in Sibelius concerto with New Jersey Symphony, plus music by Coleridge-Taylor and Prokofiev

World-renowned violinist Hilary Hahn joins Music Director Xian Zhang and the New Jersey Symphony to perform Sibelius’ Violin Concerto during the…

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Jan 4, 2023

New Jersey Symphony to usher in Lunar New Year with January 21 Celebration

The New Jersey Symphony presents the sixth annual Lunar New Year Celebration with the celebration of the Year of the Rabbit on January 21 at NJPAC…

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Dec 20, 2022

Call for Scores: New Jersey Symphony accepting applications for 2023 Edward T. Cone Composition Institute

The New Jersey Symphony is accepting applications for the 2023 Edward T. Cone Composition Institute through February 24, with the winning composers having…

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Dec 20, 2022

The New Jersey Symphony bring back Handel’s Messiah with full force

“ ... the chorus is really the star of "Messiah." The audience stood for the famous "Hallelujah" in Part II and erupted in cheers…

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Dec 19, 2022

Daniil Trifonov and New Jersey Symphony in Brahms and Strauss

Superstar pianist Daniil Trifonov returns to the New Jersey Symphony stage to perform Brahms’ Second Piano Concerto during the January…

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Dec 19, 2022

Xian Zhang described as the ‘future of the art’ by The New Yorker

The New Yorker described New Jersey Symphony Music Director Xian Zhang as an immaculate podium technician while discussing her performance at the…

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