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Rohynga

Culture in brief: MSU Chorale to Carnegie Hall in Concert for ‘Beethoven...

On Monday, Jan. 28, 8 p.m., at Carnegie Hall , Montclair State University Chorale will perform in a benefit concert titled “Beethoven for The Rohynga.”

‘Change’ is good, for Montclair Orchestra

The Montclair Orchestra's second concert, "Change," takes place on Sunday, Dec. 10.

Culture in brief: Award and concert, Montclair Orchestra

The Montclair Orchestra receives a grant from The Montclair Foundation, and has a concert this Sunday, Feb. 25.
Taubman

Culture in brief: Dorothy Taubman piano festival June 28-30

The eighth annual Taubman piano festival will take place June 28-30 at Montclair State University, featuring recitals by Mika Sasaki and Tiffany Poon.

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...

Classical Music review: Montclair Orchestra’s ‘rabbit’ succeeds

Sunday’s well-attended concert by the Montclair Orchestra at the Central Presbyterian Church in Montclair charmed children and their families.
technique

Taubman Festival highlights young players using her technique

In the Taubman Festival 2019 at Montclair State University, 22 players under the age of 14 will perform, using Dorothy Taubman's body-healthy technique..
petting zoo

Culture in brief: Montclair Orchestra ‘musical petting zoo’

The Montclair Orchestra will present its annual child-friendly concert, with an instrument "petting zoo,” on Sunday, Nov. 3, at 3 p.m., at Central Presbyterian Church, 46 Park St.The concert highlight is “Carnival of the...
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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,...
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.