An Important Message Regarding COVID 19

Please note that due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, all of our on-site activities, including lessons, rehearsals, concerts and other events are suspended through Sunday, March 29. We are monitoring the situation on a daily basis and will keep you informed on next steps as we are implementing on-line learning for all of our programs.

Our office hours have been reduced and we are all working remotely for the time being. We will reply to your messages ASAP but do appreciate your patience in coming back to you. Thank you.

UPDATE Wednesday, March 25, 2020:

All NJYS (New Jersey Youth Symphony) IN-PERSON rehearsals, concerts and activities of all of its ensembles remain suspended till the end of the current season (May 17, 2020) however we are continuing our sessions remotely through our Zoom online platform, including our Virtual Playathon upcoming Sunday, March 29 @ 2:30pm. Also, all of our auditions will proceed as scheduled.

You will receive a separate email from our Artistic Director Helen Cha-Pyo with further instructions and details.
Please don’t hesitate to contact our Manager of Orchestras Stacy Square at stacy.square@njys.org or 908-771-5544 if you have any questions, comments and/or concerns.

Events

Virtual Playathon

Event Date: March 29, 2020

It is our top priority to keep our NJYS community healthy as we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. This is why we made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Playathon, which was scheduled for March 29 at The Mills at Jersey Gardens. Honestly, we are bummed because Playathon is one of our most beloved traditions—it’s […]

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SUSPENDED • Sinfonia/Flute Choir/Flute Forum/Concertino Winds/PMP Band/NJYS String Quartet

Event Date: May 02, 2020

The New Jersey Youth Symphony presents a concert featuring Sinfonia, Flute Choir, Flute Forum, Concertino Winds, Paterson Music Project Band, and the NJYS String Quartet on Saturday, May 2 at 5:00 p.m. at Dolan Hall at College of St. Elizabeth. Nevena Bojovic, Diana Charos Reilly, Bryan Rudderow, and Dana Nix, Conductors. Tickets are $20/Adults, $15/Students […]

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Fortissimo Flutes NJYS

SUSPENDED • Youth Orchestra/Clarinet Ensemble/Fortissimo Flutes/NJYS CL4tet/NJYS String Quartet

Event Date: May 02, 2020

The New Jersey Youth Symphony presents a concert featuring Youth Orchestra, Clarinet Ensemble, Fortissimo Flutes, CL4tet and the NJYS String Quartet on Saturday, May 2 at 5:00 p.m. at Dolan Hall at College of St. Elizabeth. Bryan Rudderow, Diana Charos Reilly, and Simon Lipskar, Conductors. Tickets are $20/adults, $15/students and seniors.

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NJYS Philharmonia

SUSPENDED • Philharmonia/Primo Strings/Concertino Strings/PMP Strings/Percussion Ensemble

Event Date: May 03, 2020

The New Jersey Youth Symphony presents a concert featuring Philharmonia, Primo Strings, Concertino Strings, Paterson Music Project Strings, and Percussion Ensemble on Sunday, May 3 at 3:00 p.m. at Nicholas Music Center at Mason Gross Performing Arts Center, Rutgers University. Works by Beethoven, Mussorgsky, and Copland. Mark Gunderman, Michelle Hatcher, TBD, and Dr. Mesia Austin, […]

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