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Review: Concerto concert shines

Montclair Orchestra began its 2020 season with a concerto concert. William Amory reviews, and says the event was both "joyful and raucous."

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.”

Playing music, giving back, for Montclair

Dr. Kenneth Bannerman will perform in a memorial "Concert for Eric" at Congregation Shomrei Emunah on Sunday.
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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..
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Classical music review: ‘Tour of Color’ ends season triumphantly

By WILLIAM AMORY For Montclair Local The Montclair Orchestra’s last concert of its inaugural season was a flourish of orchestral color, bringing the audience along on a tour of France, Russia, Austria and back to France,...
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‘Scottish Fantasy’ heals soloist Richard Lin

Richard Lin will perform Max Bruch's "Scottish Fantasy" with Montclair Orchestra. The piece and his love for it helped him heal and go on to win a prize.
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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.

The Kiplings and the ‘war to end all wars’

Ember will perform "A Kipling Passion," about Rudyard Kipling and his wife's loss of their son John, to honor veterans and the fallen of World War I.
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Romantic Persia from Montclair Orchestra

Montclair Orchestra will bring romantic Persia to town with their "1001 Nights" concert on Sept. 22, featuring work by Irianian composer Behzad Ranjbaran.
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Montclair Orchestra’s First Season’s Final Concert Is Triumphant

Pictures from The Montclair Orchestra's season finale "Tour of Color."