NJWS Side By Side Concert

The NJWS 2023 Side By Side Concert offers students the opportunity to perform with NJWS band members on the final subscription concert of the season.


The New Jersey Wind Symphony is excited to host the 2023 Side-By-Side Concert featuring selected band students from area high schools in Northern New Jersey and surrounding New York area. We are looking for students who are highly motivated, skilled, and dedicated to take part. Band students grades 9-12 who are nominated by the teachers are eligible.


This concert will take place in conjunction with our Youth Soloist Competition performance on May 12, 2023, at West Side Presbyterian Church 6 South Monroe, Ridgewood, NJ.


All Side-By-Side students will rehearse four Monday evenings, one Thursday evening and perform one concert:

  • April 3, April 10, May 1 and May 8 – 6:00pm-7:30pm at Midland Park High School, Midland Park, NJ
  • Dress Rehearsal May 11 – 6:30pm-7:45pm at West Side Presbyterian Church, Ridgewood, NJ
  • Concert May 12 – 7:00pm call time at West Side Presbyterian Church, Ridgewood, NJ


Teachers, please complete the application form online or paper copies by MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2023.

On-line Form Link Here

Form via email: mikertc1977@gmail.com

Form via mail (postmarked by Friday, March 10, 2023):
mail to Mike Connor North Bergen High School
7417 Kennedy Blvd.
North Bergen, NJ 07047


Questions, please contact LAURIE KUNZLE, kunzlemusic@gmail.com or MIKE CONNOR, mikertc1977@gmail.com

We look forward to making music with your students!