NJWS 2018 October Concert
All American

Come and celebrate the 36th season of the New Jersey Wind Symphony

Made
In America

Made in America

Don’t miss the opening concert of the NJWS 2018 – 2019 season, “Made in America”, featuring music by celebrated American composers.  The NJWS will also be performing works of Leonard Bernstein  whose centenary is being observed around the world.

Because
Of The Brave

Because of the Brave

The NJWS celebrates and honors all who have served. Marches by John Philip Sousa and E.F. Goldman, a festive arrangement of our National Anthem and a musical salute to all the men and women of our Armed Forces past and present will be featured.

Ridgewood
TubaChristmas III

TubaChristmas III

It’s not only a holiday favorite, but it’s now a NJWS tradition. Michael Salzman will return as narrator and tuba soloist. The NJWS will be joined by tuba and euphonium musicians from the area who will be playing selections that are traditionally performed annually at the TubaChristmas concert at Rockefeller Center.

Taste
Of Tanglewood

Taste of Tanglewood

The NJWS will feature music by American composers who have been closely associated with Tanglewood, the summer home of the Boston Symphony.  Music by Aaron Copland and John Williams will be presented as well as works by Leonard Bernstein and George Gershwin.

11th Annual
Side By Side Concert

Side By Side 2018

The 2018 – 2019 season comes to a close with over 50 of the finest High School wind, brass and percussion students from northern New Jersey joining the New Jersey Wind Symphony in concert. This program will also feature the winner of the 2018 – 2019 Youth Soloist Competition now in its 11th year.

Leonard Bernstein Centenary

The NJWS is proud to join ensembles around the world in celebrating the Leonard Bernstein Centennial by featuring a work composed by this legend at each concert of our 2018-2019 season.

All American

Listen
To The NJWS

Not your father’s cocktail. Listen to an exciting performance of John Mackey’s Asphalt Cocktail, recorded live February 9, 2018.

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Winner

Daniel Dauber

Daniel Dauber is the 2018 Youth Soloist Competition winner. Daniel will perform as saxophone soloist on the NJWS May 11, 2018 concert.

Meet
The NJWS

Thomas Abbate

Thomas Abbate, trombone, is a musician by night and a lawyer by day. In addition to the NJWS, Thomas actively performs with various groups in the area.

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