Rhythm and harmony are on the menu for a program filled with jazz and jazz-inspired classical music expertly curated by New Jersey Symphony Resident Artistic Catalyst Daniel Bernard Roumain (DBR).

The concert features the music of Paquito D’Rivera, Valerie Coleman and DBR’s own Hip Hop Study & Etude in G Minor. Experience the New Jersey Symphony Chamber Players in the beautiful garden setting at The Newark Museum of Art.

Summer, Time and Jazz attendees will have time to explore the jazz exhibits inside the museum.

  • Valerie Coleman Red Clay & Mississippi Delta
  • Paquito D’Rivera Selections from Aires Tropicales
  • Tania León De Memorias
  • Paquito D’Rivera Lecuonerías
  • Paquito D’Rivera Selections from Four Pieces for Brass Quintet
  • Tania León Saóko
  • Daniel Bernard Roumain Hip-Hop Study & Etude in G Minor

Programs and artists are subject to change.

NMOA Summer Series is a partnership between The Newark Museum of Art & New Jersey Symphony. Learn more.

Event Guidelines

  • The Museum no longer requires proof of vaccination, negative COVID-19 tests, or temperature screenings.
  • On-site parking is available for $10. Use Washington Street entrance by Central Avenue.
  • Enter event through the Alice Ransom Dreyfuss Memorial Garden gate, located next to the Museum parking lot. Doors open at 6pm. Show your digital or printed ticket to our Visitor Experience Assistant.
  • Food and drinks will be available for purchase, courtesy of Sterling Affairs and Urban Vegan Kitchen.
  • Accessible restrooms are available inside the Museum through the South Wing entrance.
  • No refunds or exchanges unless the event is canceled or postponed.
  • In case of inclement weather, the event will be rescheduled to August 9.