NJWS 2021- 2022 Season

We Are Back!

The NJWS is back and is excited to announce its 2021 – 2022 concert season.  We look forward to once again presenting the finest in wind band performances at two outstanding venues.  We hope that you will join us as the New Jersey Wind Symphony returns to the concert stage.

Tickets for all concerts will be available for purchase on-line September 1, 2021

Friday, October 29, 2021
8:00PM
West Side Presbyterian Church
6 South Monroe, Ridgewood, NJ

A Sousa Spectacular

The NJWS opens it 2021 – 2022 season with a concert spotlighting works of John Philip Sousa. Marches, both familiar and unfamiliar, as well as Sousa scores that are not in the march style will be featured.  Music that was played by the renown bands of Sousa’s day will round out the concert.

Friday, November 5 and Saturday, November 6, 2021
8:00PM
West Side Presbyterian Church
6 South Monroe, Ridgewood, NJ

NJWS and Ars Musica

The NJWS teams up with Ars Musica, one of the finest area choral ensembles.  Featured on the program will be Stravinsky’s masterpiece, Symphony of Psalms. The NJWS will also perform the Holst Suite No. 1 in its original orchestration.

Friday, December 10, 2021
8:00PM
West Side Presbyterian Church
6 South Monroe, Ridgewood, NJ

TubaChristmas

A holiday favorite, 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.

Friday, February 11, 2022
8:00PM
West Side Presbyterian Church
6 South Monroe, Ridgewood, NJ

Program To Be Announced

Sunday, March 20, 2022
Time TBA
Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart
89 Ridge St, Newark, NJ

Sound Spectacular

Join the New Jersey Wind Symphony in the awe inspiring space of the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart. The fifth largest cathedral in the United States, the Basilica offers an aural experience like none other.  Works that are enhanced by the magnificent space and mighty organ will be featured on the program.

Friday, May 13, 2022
8:00PM
West Side Presbyterian Church
6 South Monroe, Ridgewood, NJ

Youth Soloist Competition Winner and Side By Side Concert

The season comes to a close with over 50 of the finest local high school wind, brass, and percussion students joining the New Jersey Wind Symphony in concert. This program will also feature the winner of the 2020 – 2021 Youth Soloist Competition now in its 16th year.