Rich and varied, music in Northwest New Jersey is just the ticket for evenings that end on high notes. Your musical destination is never very far away and often the price can't be beat.
Saturday, December 11 • GOODNESS AND LIGHT. Concertgoers will enjoy a world premiere by composer-in-residence Martin Sedek. Harmonium Choral Society, Morristown • 973/538-6969
Friday, December 17-19 • THE NUTCRACKER. With the talented young dancers of the New Jersey Civic Youth Ballet, Warren County's only non-profit ballet company, and featuring professional dancers from around the world, this production is sure to delight! Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown • 908/979-0900
Friday, December 17-26 • NEW JERSEY BALLET'S 50TH ANNIVERSARY NUTCRACKER. Splendid dancing, eye-popping special effects and a touch of holiday magic, set to Tchaikovsky's iconic score performed live by New Jersey Symphony Orchestra. Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown • 973/539-8008
Saturday, January 15 • THE BLUE DAHLIA. Brooklyn-girl, but a nomad at heart, Dahlia Dumont traveled the world from an early age, always absorbing the cultural and musical influences in her path. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown • 908/979-0900
Saturday, January 22 • AMERICAN PATCHWORK QUARTET. APQ reimagines timeless songs from America's past. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown • 908/979-0900
Saturday, January 29 • BEST OF THE EAGLES. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown • 908/979-0900
Sunday, March 20 • SEAMUS EGAN. Egan has helped define the sound of Irish music today. Centenary Stage Company, Hackettstown • 908/979-0900