Press Releases

Feb 19, 2019

NJSO presents Amjad Ali Khan’s Samaagam sarod concerto and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade

The NJSO presents Amjad Ali Khan’s Samaagam: A Concerto for Sarod, Concertante Group and String Orchestra and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade,…

Feb 13, 2019

NJSO invites amateur instrumentalists to play in #OrchestraYou

The NJSO invites amateur instrumentalists to join fellow audience members and NJSO musicians in the sixth annual #OrchestraYou at NJPAC in Newark on March…

Feb 11, 2019

NJSO presents Dvořák’s Cello Concerto, Schubert’s ‘Unfinished’ Symphony

The NJSO presents Dvořák’s Cello Concerto, Schubert’s “Unfinished” Symphony and the NJSO premiere of Schumann’s…

Feb 6, 2019

NJSO presents Debussy’s La mer, Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune

The NJSO presents Debussy’s La mer and Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune alongside Britten’s Four Sea Interludes…

Feb 4, 2019

NJSO presents College Night at NJPAC in Newark on Mar 2

The NJSO hosts College Night on March 2 at NJPAC in Newark.

Feb 1, 2019

NJSO presents Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto, Shostakovich’s First Symphony

The NJSO presents Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto with Jeffrey Kahane, February 28–March 3.

Jan 25, 2019

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Xian Zhang announce 2019–20 season

The artistry of the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Xian Zhang is “Front & Center” in the Orchestra’s 2019–20…

Dec 13, 2018

Daniil Trifonov performs Schumann’s Piano Concerto in NJSO debut

Daniil Trifonov, Musical America’s 2019 Artist of the Year, performs Schumann’s Piano Concerto in his NJSO debut, January 25–27, in…

Dec 6, 2018

NJSO presents Chinese New Year Celebration

The NJSO presents its first annual Chinese New Year Celebration on February 2 at NJPAC in Newark.

Nov 27, 2018

Dawn Upshaw performs works by Maria Schneider and Mahler with NJSO

Soprano Dawn Upshaw sings Maria Schneider’s Winter Morning Walks and Mahler’s Fourth Symphony January 18–20 in the second program of…

Nov 14, 2018

NJSO presents 2019 Winter Festival, ‘Music Speaks’

A trio of renowned guest artists with distinct musical voices—pianists Emanuel Ax and Daniil Trifonov and soprano Dawn Upshaw—headline the…

Nov 5, 2018

NJSO presents Handel’s Messiah

Members of the NJSO perform Handel’s Messiah with the Montclair State University Singers and a quartet of vocal soloists December 14 and 16 in Princeton…