Wednesday, May 12 • 7:30 p.m. • New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark
Featuring The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
Honoring Ruth & Martin Barber Distinguished Community Leaders
New Jersey Performing Arts Center Community Dessert Reception
The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra salutes legendary
composer Leonard Bernstein with some of his most iconic
music—the Overture to Candide opens the program with flair,
and West Side Story Symphonic Dances culls the musical’s
most intoxicating rhythms and melodies. Gifted pianist
Benjamin Hochman explores the classical and jazz fusion of
George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue, led by the talented,
dynamic conductor Gerald Steichen.
Proceeds from the Concert support
the UJA of MetroWest NJ Annual
The Annual UJA Benefit Concert is an event of beautiful music, community celebration, and philanthropic spirit. Proceeds from this extraordinary evening go to United Jewish Appeal (UJA) to support the MetroWest Community.