Works by Montgomery, Elgar, and Tchaikovsky on Princeton Symphony Orchestra’s May 23 Virtual Concert
(PRINCETON, NJ) -- On Sunday, May 23 at 4:00pm, the Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) will broadcast a virtual concert programmed with Jessie Montgomery’s lively Strum leading into the heartfelt works of Edward Elgar’s Sospiri, Op. 70, and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48. The concert will be conducted by Edward T. Cone Music Director Rossen Milanov.
Saxophonist Ski Johnson To Release "Jazz For Life"
(NEWARK, NJ) --– Saxophonist Ski Johnson premieres his historic Jazz for Life album on May 21. Top 10 Billboard Songwriter Chilly Ed Beats produced Ski's highly anticipated 10th album that features award-winning vocalists Emerald Khan and PhillinMe.
Pilsener Haus & Biergarten Present Inaugural “Rock the Haus” Music Festival In Hoboken May 21-23
(HOBOKEN, NJ) -- Pilsener Haus & Biergarten will kickoff its Summer with three days of music, food, and drinks at its Hoboken location. The festival called “Rock the Haus” will take place Friday through Sunday, May 21-23. Grand Street will be closed between 15th and 16th streets and turned into a summer stage and outdoor concert festival for the weekend.
Matt O’Ree Band Begins 2021 Redo Tour Promoting New Singles
(ASBURY PARK, NJ) -- Blues rockers, Matt O’Ree and Eryn will be hitting the road starting in Tuscarawas, OH, making stops across the country including in Red River, New Mexico for the annual memorial motorcycle rally. Then the band will tour back across country and end in Cadiz, Ohio. The band is promoting three newly released singles, classic rock covers Rick Derringer’s “Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo”, “Funk #49” by the James Gang, and “Izabella” from Jimi Hendrix.
Chelsie Lim Of Cresskill Wins Grand Prize At Philadelphia International Music Festival
(PHILADELPHIA, PA) -- The prestigious Philadelphia International Music Festival awarded $25,000 in scholarships and performance opportunities to twelve young musicians who took the top spots in PIMF’s semi-annual Online Concerto Competition. The Grand Prize Winner is 16-year-old cellist Chelsie Lim of Cresskill, NJ.
Princeton Boychoir Presents Spring Concert "Journey On"
(PRINCETON, NJ) -- Princeton Boychoir’s spring concert, Journey On, will premiere on Saturday June 5 at 7:00pm. There will be an encore performance on Sunday June 6 at 4:00pm. Both performances will be streamed on Westrick Music Academy’s YouTube channel. In lieu of tickets, there is a suggested donation of $10, but any amount is greatly appreciated.
New Jersey Youth Symphony Showcases Experimental Technology In May 15 Online Concert
(NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ) -- The New Jersey Youth Symphony (NJYS), a program of the Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts, will livestream a free concert from the College of St. Elizabeth in Morristown on Saturday, May 15 at 7:00pm on WhartonArts.tv. Featuring the NJYS Youth Symphony led by Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Helen H. Cha-Pyo and with the support of the League of American Orchestras’ Futures Fund, NJYS will partner with Nokia Bell Labs to experiment with two-way communication at the concert. C4C, a technology that turns audience members’ phones into speakers, will enable concertgoers to become part of the performance.
Diego Allessandro To Release "DiegoFM 84.6FM"
(OLD BRIDGE, NJ) -- Diego Allessandro will release "DiegoFM 84.6FM," his sixth full length studio album, on June 25, 2021 via iTunes, Amazon, Spotify and other major digital retailers and streaming services. That release date is also his 37th birthday.