Archive for 'Music'

Rick Springfield Gets “Stripped Down” in Morristown

Rick Springfield Gets “Stripped Down” in Morristown

January 02, 2018—He may always be associated with the ‘80s, but that’s only part of Rick Springfield's story. Hear songs and tales from the artist at a special acoustic performance at [...]

Twelve Twenty-Four’s Last Show of the Year

Twelve Twenty-Four’s Last Show of the Year

December 27, 2017—Twelve Twenty-Four, the holiday rock orchestra, is coming to the Levoy Theatre in Millville on Sat., Dec. 30. We recently got to talk with vocalist Joey James and bassist [...]

Deck the Halls with Monmouth Civic Chorus

Deck the Halls with Monmouth Civic Chorus

December 13, 2017—On Sunday, December 17, the Monmouth Civic Chorus presents their holiday concert, “Joy to the World." Taking place at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, the concert features [...]

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 [...]