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Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts comprises the Performing Arts School, New Jersey Youth Symphony, and Paterson Music Project. Our Mission is to provide the highest quality performing arts education to a wide range of students in a supportive and inclusive environment, where striving for personal excellence inspires and connects those we teach to the communities we serve.

Events

Salon Series: Aurora Mendez & Christine Sherlock

Event Date: March 07, 2019

Intimate concert with Aurora Mendez, violin, and Christine Sherlock, viola.  

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Perform Your Best Workshop — Tom Kamp

Perform Your Best Workshop — Tom Kamp

Event Date: March 16, 2019

Perform your best with less stress.

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PLAYATHON!

Event Date: March 31, 2019

For over 30 years NJYS has been performing a spectacular Playathon, and now it is even bigger and better than ever!  Almost 500 musicians performing together is a spectacular sight to witness and to participate in! Performances include jazz, classical and musical theatre, and the full orchestra concert features Pops music from movies and musicals. […]

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Honors Recital I

Honors Recital I

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YS/FORT/CW/CE/ Concerto Comp Winner

YS/FORT/CW/CE/ Concerto Comp Winner

Event Date: April 07, 2019

Helen Cha-Pyo, Diana Charos Reilly and Bryan Rudderow, conductors. Featuring the 2019 NJYS Concerto Competition Winner. Works by Dana Wilson & Hindemith. $20 adults, $15 Students/Seniors.

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