Donor Events

Take advantage of your donor benefits! Based on membership level, donors who give at least $100 receive invitations to the events listed below. To RSVP, or if you have any questions, please contact Renée Pachucki, Senior Director of Patron Relations, at [email protected] or 973.735.1722.

Annual Meeting—for donors of $100+

Tue, Sep 27

Reception at 5:30 pm; Meeting at 6:30 pm

Van Vleck House and Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair, NJ 07042

Held in the fall, the Annual Meeting gives NJSO supporters an opportunity to hear a report on the current state of the Orchestra and highlights of the upcoming season, meet NJSO Trustees and enjoy an intimate chamber music performance by NJSO musicians.

Open Rehearsals—for donors of $100+

Wed Oct 5 at 1:30 pm
Fri Jan 13 at 10 am
Wed Mar 22 at 1:30 pm
Wed May 10 at 1:30 pm
New Jersey Performing Arts Center, One Center Street, Newark, NJ 07102

Watch the NJSO and exciting guest artists in rehearsal as they put the finishing touches on that week’s concert program. Light refreshments are available in the lobby one hour prior to the rehearsal start time.

Intermission Receptions—two passes for donors of $250–$499, four passes for donors of $500–$999, six passes for donors of $1,000–$2,499, unlimited access for donors of $2,500+ 

Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine while meeting fellow symphony lovers and a musician or two in the Parsonnet Room donor lounge at NJPAC or the Carlton Lounge at the Count Basie Theatre during intermission at all NJSO classical and pops concerts in Newark and Red Bank.

Amadeus Circle Fall Appreciation Event—for donors of $2,500+

Sun, Oct 16 at 12 pm

An annual tradition, this event allows Amadeus Circle members to catch up with old friends and meet new ones over a delicious meal. The highlight of the event is a private chamber music concert presented by members of the NJSO.

Amadeus Circle Spring Appreciation Event—for donors of $2,500+

Wed, May 10 at 3:30 pm

New Jersey Performing Arts Center, One Center Street, Newark, NJ 07102

This informal gathering provides Amadeus Circle members with an opportunity to mingle with musicians after a rehearsal and enjoy an insightful discussion with our Music Director.