A Concert for Peace: Marvin Hamlisch’s Anatomy of Peace To Be Performed By The New Jersey Youth Symphony


The New Jersey Youth Symphony will present A Concert for Peace: Marvin Hamlisch’s Anatomy of Peace and Leonard Bernstein’s Symphony No. 1 Jeremiah on Saturday, February 26, 2022. As we enter a new year full of hope, together we celebrate peace and the joy of music. Tickets can be purchased HERE.

Based on a book by Emery Reves, Anatomy of Peace is the one-movement symphonic suite by Marvin Hamlisch embracing the central theme of reconciliation and world peace. A Lindermann Young Artist at the MET, Cierra Byrd is the featured soloist in Leonard Bernstein’s Jeremiah Symphony. The award-winning New Jersey Youth Chorus joins the NJYS Youth Symphony in what is sure to be a moving concert tribute to the ideals of peace and how we can transform our world into one that is more equal, more just, equitable, inclusive, sustainable, and harmonious.

BERNSTEIN: Symphony No. 1, ‘Jeremiah’ for Orchestra and Mezzo-Soprano
HAMLISCH: Anatomy of Peace, Symphonic Suite in One Movement
Cierra Byrd, Mezzo-Soprano
New Jersey Youth Chorus
NJYS Youth Symphony
Helen H. Cha-Pyo, Conductor

Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students/seniors. A family pack of five tickets can be purchased for $50.

Learn more HERE and purchase tickets HERE.