Press Releases

May 29, 2019

NJSO and NJPAC announce the sixth installment of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series with Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince™ in Concert

The Harry Potter Film Concert Series returns to NJPAC with Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince in Concert, the sixth film in the Harry Potter series.…

May 9, 2019

NJSO announces 2019 Cone Institute composers

The composers include Dan Caputo (USC) with his work Liminal, Patrick O’Malley (USC) with his work Rest and Restless, Iván Enrique Rodríguez…

Apr 30, 2019

NJSO season finale features Mendelssohn and Rachmaninoff orchestral blockbusters

The NJSO and Music Director Xian Zhang close the 2018–19 classical season with a pair of blockbuster orchestral works—Rachmaninoff’s…

Apr 23, 2019

NJSO announces 2019–20 pops season

The NJSO’s 2019–20 pops season includes concert performances of two Star Wars films and two Harry Potter films, as well as a Classical Mystery…

Apr 22, 2019

NJSO launches NJSO Colton Fellowship for musicians from underrepresented communities

The NJSO is proud to announce the NJSO Colton Fellowship designed to support musicians from underrepresented communities.

Apr 16, 2019

NJSO performs free summer concerts at five NJ parks

The NJSO performs free concerts in five New Jersey parks in June, featuring a family-friendly program of diverse music from across the Americas.

Apr 15, 2019

NJSO Trustees Ann Borowiec and Norman Slonaker to assume leadership of NJSO Board of Trustees

Effective July 1, NJSO Trustees Ann Borowiec and Norman Slonaker will assume leadership as co-chairs of the NJSO Board of Trustees, succeeding Linda Bowden…

Apr 3, 2019

NJSO presents Bach and Steven Mackey double concertos

NJSO Concertmaster Eric Wyrick takes center stage in a pair of double concertos, pairing with electric guitarist Steven Mackey in Mackey’s Four…

Mar 26, 2019

NJSO presents ‘The Sound of Stories’ family concerts

The NJSO presents great stories told through music in “The Sound of Stories: Harry Potter & More” family concerts on May 11 at NJPAC in…

Mar 25, 2019

Students from El Sistema New Jersey Alliance to participate in Seminario with Gustavo Dudamel

Gustavo Dudamel, one of the world’s most famous conductors, is ending his season-long residency at Princeton University Concerts—and on April…

Mar 19, 2019

NJSO Youth Orchestras give spring concerts

The NJSO Youth Orchestras present a spring concert event on May 5 at Science Park High School in Newark.

Mar 12, 2019

Simone Dinnerstein joins NJSO for Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23

The NJSO welcomes Simone Dinnerstein back to NJSO stages for performances of Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23 on a program that also includes the…