New Jersey Symphony Orchestra’s Family Series introduces children to the symphony world through a three-concert series. The package allows families to explore beloved classical favorites and meet talented performers for 30% off regular subscriptions.
Children's subscription packages are $16 (reg. $24), and adult packages are $29 (reg. $42), for the following concerts:
- Shooting for the Stars -- Saturday, November 30, at 2 p.m.: Holst's "The Planets" along with the themes from "Star Wars," "Star Trek" and "2001: A Space Odyssey"
- Music of the Americas -- Saturday, February 8, at 2 p.m.: Includes iconic sounds of Copland’s “Simple Gifts” and Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue alongside the whirling dances of Argentina and Mexico
- Meet the Orchestra -- Saturday, June 7, at 2 p.m.: Meet each instrument of the orchestra in turn through Britten's "Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra."
Learn more about the music from the concerts by listening to music clips on the NJSO's website.