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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.
pianos

In brief: ‘Two Pianos’ honors Holocaust survivors

'Two Pianos' concert on Sunday, Oct. 27, in Newark, honors, Halina Neuman, grandmother of Montclair resident Edward Hoffman, and her friendship with Anna Bieler, before and after the Holocaust.
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.
Lyric

Montclair Orchestra celebrates George Walker with ‘Lyric’ concert

Montclair Orchestra will feature an early work, by the late George Walker, “Lyric for Strings” (1946), on Sunday, March 10.

A welcome ‘Change’: Montclair Orchestra succeeds again

The Montclair Orchestra's second concert, "Change," was exhilarating, says reviewer William Amory.
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...

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...
Gregory Walker

Classical music review: peace and serenity at Montclair Orchestra

Montclair Orchestra's "Lyric" concert, honoring the late George Walker, was "a treat in every way," writes Elizabeth Oguss.

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.