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New Jersey Youth Symphony Holiday Signature Concert

FREE Event for Discovery Orchestra patrons!  NJYS Holiday Concert

New Jersey Youth Symphony’s upcoming holiday concert Danzon, Tango, and Bugler’s Holiday! at the Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway. The concert takes place on Sunday, December 11 at 4:00 p.m. and…

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New Jersey Youth Symphony’s Symphonic Dances! Concert

New Jersey Youth Symphony’s upcoming concert Symphonic Dances! will be held at the Patriots Theater at the War Memorial in Trenton on Sunday, October 30 at 4:00 p.m. and features…

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Collage of pictures with Ginny Johnston, Rick Kellar, Stephen Reynolds and Rachel Weinberger.

PASSING THE BATONS

Dynamic changes in leadership at The Discovery Orchestra keep the mission moving forward. As 2022 comes to a close, we are excited to share the news of dynamic changes in…

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Moon Landing

As we celebrate the July 20th first landing on the moon, I am always reminded of a funny incident that occurred much earlier in my career – in 1969, the…

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Care2Share – Investors Bank

We are pleased to announce that The Discovery Orchestra has made an important addition to our fundraising efforts.  We’ve joined the Investors Bank Care2Share Affinity Program, a free benefit that will provide us with…

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Musically Celebrate Black History Month

Musically Celebrate Black History Month

In February America celebrates Black History Month, taking time to honor African Americans. In this blog post I pay tribute to composers Florence Price and William Grant Still, and to…

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Your “listening guide” amazes me, in that it is a means of illustrating the role of various instrumental sections in communicating and “telling” a story. My background is science and technology so the 1 -1 ½ hours listening to a symphony with your presentation was an exciting learning experience I was not expecting.You are an exceptional talent and personality to be able to introduce someone like myself to the very complicated language of a symphony.

— Outreach Program Attendee

 

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