June 21, 2019

Hoboken to host NJ Symphony Orchestra at Maxwell Place Park

Mayor Ravi Bhalla and the City of Hoboken proudly present the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at Maxwell Place Park on Monday, June 24 at 7:30 pm. Admission is free, and guests are invited to bring a low back chair or blanket. In case of rain, the concert will be held at the High School Auditorium.

“The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra is one of the highlights of our cultural affairs programming during the summer,” said Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla. “I encourage all residents to come out and enjoy this wonderful musical performance on our waterfront.”

The concert is free and open to the public. No prior ticket reservations are required. Maxwell Place Park is located at One 11th Street.

Program for Monday’s performance


BERNSTEIN/arr. Peress: Overture to West Side Story

MARQUEZ: Danzon No. 2

COPLAND: “Variations on a Shaker Melody” from Appalachian Spring

PRICE: “Silk Hat and Walking Cane” from Dances in the Canebrakes

MONCAYO: Huapango

COPLAND: “Hoe Down” from Rodeo


MARQUEZ: Conga del Fuego Nuevo

arr. Norris: Duke Ellington Medley

PIAZZOLLA: Libertango

GERSHWIN/arr. Bennett: Porgy and Bess Selection for Orchestra

GOULD: American Salute

VARIOUS/arr. Lowden: Armed Forces Salute