ember

Classical music review: Ember touches the heart, honors veterans

Ember's concert on Veteran's Day in Montclair was a sober and touching reminder of the costs of war, given on the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day.

Life during Peacetime: Ember Ensemble honors veterans

On Veteran’s Day, Ember presents a concert about the end of war, titled “Thriving Through the Years: Wisdom from the Foxhole.”
Shakespeare Evening

Classical Music Review: Something new in ‘A Shakespeare Evening’ from Montclair Orchestra

Montclair Orchestra's "A Shakespeare Evening" succeeded richly — the non-verbal eloquence of the music poured into the verbal Shakespeare, and back again.
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VIDEO: Montclair Orchestra’s ‘A Shakespeare Evening’

Giuseppe Verdi's "Macbeth" Prelude and Ballet Music performed at "A Shakespeare Evening," the opening concert for Montclair Orchestra’s second season presents four pieces of music inspired by Shakespeare plays, performed by a 70-piece orchestra,...
orchestra

Montclair orchestra connects the dots

“A Shakespeare Evening” is not your usual orchestral concert: in between selections of music inspired by Shakespeare, actors will perform scenes from Shakespeare plays.
Hansel

‘Hansel and Gretel’ goes traditional at Opera Theatre of Montclair

"Hansel and Gretel" by Engelbert Humperdinck presents a classic family, by adults, for all.
audition

Sing with pros. No audition required.

AT OSNJ, no audition required. Read music, and love to sing, and expect to work hard.

George Walker, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer, dies at 96

George Walker(1922-2018), Montclair resident and the first African American composer to win the Pulitzer Prize, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 23."Lilacs," for voice and orchestra, won the Pulitzer Prize in 1996. It premiered with...
Taubman

Culture in brief: Seventh Taubman Piano Festival

The seventh annual Dorothy Taubman Piano Festival will take place Friday, June 22 through Sunday, June 24.

Culture in brief: Chamber Music in Anderson Park

The Chamber Music Society of North Jersey will play under the Olmsted Oak at Anderson Park in the free “Music under the June Moon” concert on Saturday, June 9, 8 p.m. This will be the...