The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra will perform at Pier A Park on Thursday, June 18th at 7:00pm. Admission is free, and guests are invited to bring a picnic and blanket or low back chair.
“This event has become a great annual tradition that our community loves, and we are proud to again host this world-class orchestra for a free outdoor concert on our waterfront,” said Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer. “As part of Hoboken’s Sinatra Centennial celebration, this year’s event will also include a tribute to Frank Sinatra with a medley of his classics.”
Program includes selections from:
Dvorak Carnival Overture
Brahms Hungarian Dance No. 5
Mozart Ballet Music from Idomeneo
Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin
Mendelssohn Wedding March from A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker
Bernstein/Peress West Side Story Overture
Arr. Norris Ellington Medley
Arr. Nowak Fiesta Latina
Arr. Topper Let’s Dance Disco Hits
Arr. Moss Salute to Ol’ Blue Eyes
Custer Big Band Salute
Lowden Armed Forces Salute
Encore: Sousa Stars and Stripes Forever
Bring the whole family! At 6:00pm, a pre-concert “instrument petting zoo” by Touch the Music provides a hands-on experience for kids to try out different instruments.
In case of rain, the concert will be held at the Demarest School (158 4th Street).