Press Releases

Sep 23, 2021

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra announces Star Wars and Casablanca performances for 2021–22 season

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra announces performances of the blockbuster films Star Wars: A New Hope and Casablanca with live orchestral accompaniment…

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Sep 9, 2021

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra returns to main stage with opening-weekend performances Oct 8 & 10

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Xian Zhang return to mainstage performances with an opening-weekend program featuring Beethoven’s…

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Aug 9, 2021

NJ PBS to air EMERGE: An NJSO Concert Film Trilogy over three weeks beginning August 11

NJ PBS airs EMERGE: An NJSO Concert Film Trilogy—presented by The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and DreamPlay Films—over three Wednesday evenings,…

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July 30, 2021

NJSO Youth Orchestras to release digital album of original student compositions

The NJSO Youth Orchestras will release Our Voices, an album of original student compositions composed during the program’s 30th anniversary season,…

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July 19, 2021

NJ PBS to air TRANSCEND: An NJSO Concert Film July 21 at 8 pm

NJ PBS airs TRANSCEND: An NJSO Concert Film—presented by The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and DreamPlay Films—on Wednesday, July 21, at 8…

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July 14, 2021

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra launches interactive Planets video adventure

The NJSO has launched an interactive video adventure to explore the planets—and Gustav Holst’s The Planets—in a virtual experience designed…

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July 7, 2021

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra announces outdoor parks concerts for August

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra announces a series of outdoor concerts featuring music from composers across the Americas, with José Luis Domínguez…

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June 28, 2021

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Xian Zhang announce 2021–22 season

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Xian Zhang announce the Orchestra’s 2021–22 classical season and return to mainstage…

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June 24, 2021

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra announces NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute composers

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra announces the composers for the seventh NJSO Edward T. Cone Composition Institute, presented July 19–24 in Newark.…

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June 22, 2021

Daniil Trifonov begins NJSO Artist-in-Residence tenure in EMERGE Part 3: An NJSO Concert Film

Grammy Award winner and Musical America 2019 Artist of the Year Daniil Trifonov begins a yearlong tenure as New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Artist-in-Residence…

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June 7, 2021

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents virtual Pride Celebration June 13–18

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents a weeklong virtual celebration of Pride Month, June 13–18. The celebration features works by LGBTQ+ composers,…

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May 14, 2021

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents in-person outdoor chamber music series at The Newark Museum of Art

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents an in-person outdoor chamber music series in The Newark Museum of Art’s Alice Ransom Dreyfuss Memorial…

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