Tanglewood Music Festival Weekend Trip
Connect with fellow NJSO patrons as we travel to the picturesque Berkshires.
Friday, August 2– Sunday, August 4, 2019
Lenox, North Adams and Stockbridge, MA
• Experience violinists Joshua Bell and Pinchas Zukerman perform with the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood.
• Tour the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, Frelinghuysen Morris House and Studio and Naumkeag House and Gardens.
All-inclusive package price: $1,200 per person (double/shared occupancy), $1,400 per person (single/private occupancy). Includes transportation from Newark and transfers in a luxury motorcoach, overnight accommodations at the Berkshire Plaza (Pittsfield, MA), meals, admissions and gratuities.
Reservations must be made by Saturday, June 15.
The NJSO Travel Program is open to current and new donors of $100 or more. Reservations are honored on a first-come, first-served basis, and must be accompanied by full payment and a completed reservation form.
Tanglewood Music Festival: On Friday, Ken-David Masur leads the BSO. Joshua Bell performs Dvořák’s Violin Concerto, and the BSO will treat audiences to Martinů’s Memorial to Lidice and Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8.
On Saturday, Asher Fisch conducts the American premiere of Anver Dorman’s Double Concerto for violin, cello and orchestra featuring Pinchas Zukerman and Amanda Forsyth. Also on the bill are Beethoven’s Romance No. 1 in G, for violin and orchestra, Schumann’s Overture to Genoveva and Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 3, “Scottish.”
Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA): One of the world’s liveliest centers for making and enjoying today’s most evocative art and large-scale, immersive installations. Housed on a restored 19th-century factory campus, MASS MoCA is the largest center for contemporary visual and performing arts in the country.
Frelinghuysen Morris House and Studio: Home and studio of American abstract artists George L.K. Morris and (New Jersey native) Suzy Frelinghuysen. Tour the house with all of its original furnishings and view the works of Morris and Frelinghuysen, as well as their exquisite collection of American and European cubist art by artists including Picasso, Braque, Leger and Gris.
Naumkeag House and Gardens: With its views of Monument Mountain, stunning collection of gardens, original artwork and Gilded Age house, Naumkeag creates an unforgettable experience for visitors. The 44-acre estate houses one of the country’s most celebrated mid-century gardens, designed by landscape designer Fletcher Steele, including the world-famous Blue Steps.