XIAN ZHANG conductor
WYNTON MARSALIS Fanfare (World Premiere, NJSO Co-Commission)
JOAN TOWER Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No. 1
DVOŘÁK Serenade for Wind Instruments
DVOŘÁK Carnival Overture
COPLAND Lincoln Portrait
NJSO brass and woodwinds shine in works showcasing their special sound and virtuosity. We kick off with a brand new fanfare from jazz master Wynton Marsalis, Joan Tower’s take on Copland’s vision and Dvořák’s beguiling serenade. The full orchestra sparkles in Copland’s homage to Abraham Lincoln.