Garden State Philharmonic

On November 19, 2011, at 8 pm,  the Garden State Philharmonic presents “Remembering Mahler! 100th Anniversary Tribute”, at the Strand Theater in Lakewood, New Jersey. The Zarathustra Fanfare , featured in “2001: A Space Odyssey”, will be among the pieces played. This concert includes Mahler’s Symphony No. 1 in D Major (The Titan), and is coupled with the World Premiere of  Ippolito: Mahler Grooves. This concert is sponsored, in part, by the OceanFirst Foundation. Mass transit to Lakewood is available via NJ Transit bus service from New York Port Authority, 137  or 139

At  7:15 pm, included with all tickets is Musically Speaking, a Pre-concert Talk with Maestro Anthony LaGruth. This provides audience members with an opportunity to directly interact Maestro LaGruth, and broaden their musical horizons.

“Remembering Mahler” will be played in Lakewood, New Jersey, at the Strand Theater. The Strand is a National Historical Landmark, built in 1922, at a time when performers relied on their own voices. The Strand is known as one of the best acoustical theaters in the nation, with exemplary sight lines, and no obstructing pillars or uprights.

Single tickets range from $10 for students to $40 for adults. Additional discounts apply for full-season subscribers, senior citizens, and groups of ten or more. Call 732-255-0460, e-mail, or visit for more information.  This is the second concert of our MasterWorks Series, and marks the 56th season for the Jersey Shore’s Premiere cultural resource, and the eleventh year with the Philharmonic for Maestro LaGruth.

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