Archive for 'Music'

Timely Content, Timeless Music – Montclair State University Opera Workshop: Crime—and Punishment?

Timely Content, Timeless Music – Montclair State University Opera Workshop: Crime—and Punishment?

December 05, 2017—On December 9, Montclair State University presents “Crime—and Punishment?” a workshop performance by students featuring opera excerpts from four seemingly very different operas. [...]

Beethoven’s “Fidelio” with Opera at Rutgers

Beethoven’s “Fidelio” with Opera at Rutgers

November 15, 2017—Did you know that Beethoven wrote an opera? Just one opera in his 56-year life, despite composing a slew of other works. And this weekend, Opera at Rutgers presents [...]

The Edgy Ember Ensemble Tackles Issues Of War

The Edgy Ember Ensemble Tackles Issues Of War

November 08, 2017—The eclectic Ember Ensemble of Schola Cantorum on Hudson begins its season with the East Coast Premiere of a dramatic oratorio called “But Who Shall Return Us Our Children? [...]

Maestro Tramm’s “Prayer for Peace”

Maestro Tramm’s “Prayer for Peace”

October 24, 2017—This Friday, the second “Prayer for Peace” concert series will conclude at NJPAC in Newark. “Prayer for Peace: The Power of One Voice” will be the New Jersey premiere [...]

The Montclair Orchestra’s Inaugural Concert Features Both Professionals and Student Fellows

The Montclair Orchestra’s Inaugural Concert Features Both Professionals and Student Fellows

October 17, 2017—The Montclair Orchestra holds its inaugural concert, “Operatic Connections” on Sunday, October 22. [...]

The Honeymooners at Paper Mill Playhouse

The Honeymooners at Paper Mill Playhouse

October 12, 2017—Seven years in the making, “The Honeymooners” is kicking off Paper Mill Playhouse's new season and generating a lot of buzz. We recently spoke with Tony Award-winning director John [...]

Princeton University Celebrates the New Lewis Center Complex with a Festival of the Arts

Princeton University Celebrates the New Lewis Center Complex with a Festival of the Arts

October 03, 2017—Princeton U. is hosting a multi-day Festival of the Arts highlighting the breadth and uniqueness of the arts on campus, and will include concerts, plays, readings, dance performances, art [...]

New Brunswick Gets Ready To Rock Once Again

New Brunswick Gets Ready To Rock Once Again

August 31, 2017—Did you know that no city in NJ has produced more national acts than New Brunswick? It's true, and the Hub City Sounds: ROCK New Brunswick festival will prove [...]

2017 New Jersey Uke Fest

2017 New Jersey Uke Fest

August 23, 2017—This Friday, the fifth annual New Jersey Uke Fest – that’s Uke as in Ukulele – begins at the Ukrainian American Cultural Center in Whippany. This weekend of concerts and [...]

Lee Hogans Quartet in New Brunswick

Lee Hogans Quartet in New Brunswick

August 15, 2017—Looking for something cool to do this week that won’t cost an arm and a leg, and will totally impress your date? Try the Lee Hogans Quartet performance on [...]