Raritan River New music Competition offers new music enthusiasts four live shows

Raritan River Music Competition, winner of the Countrywide Award for Adventurous Programming from ASCAP/Chamber Songs The us, will current a collection of four concerts throughout the month of May possibly.

All particulars about performers and composers, on the internet streaming, and COVID security safeguards for the competition concert events can be uncovered at the internet web-site, RaritanRiverMusic.org.

Laura Oltman, co-founding director of Raritan River Songs, explained, “Spring is in the air and a feeling of renewal awaits our return to the immediacy of the festival’s historic concert venues – Prallsville Mills, Previous Greenwich Presbyterian Church, Stanton Reformed Church – additionally we’ll be continuing at the out of doors, 100% lined Blue Military Shrine, for a specific Irish tunes demonstrate. All the venues are situated in genuinely idyllic configurations in the rolling hills of Hunterdon and Warren counties in West-Central New Jersey.”

The competition will current internationally-regarded ensembles and soloists in live performance – reside and in person, in addition to on the internet video streaming delivered by The Animal Dwelling music production studio.

Performers consist of: the Bergamot String Quartet at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May possibly 6, at Stanton Reformed Church, 1 Stanton Mountain Street, Stanton, N.J. fiddler Eileen Ivers with her band Universal Roots at 4 p.m. Saturday, May well 14, at Blue Military Shrine, 647 Mountain Watch Highway East, Asbury, N.J. a concert of five guitarists – Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo, Yenne Lee, Hannah Murphy and Phil Goldenberg, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Might 21, at Aged Greenwich Presbyterian Church, 17 Greenwich Church Road, Stewartsville, N.J. and 9 Horses at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May possibly 28, at Prallsville Mills, 33 Risler St. (Route 29), Stockton, N.J.

Michael Newman, the other founding director of Raritan River Music additional, “In a planet where inventive groups are often so narrowly outlined, we are fired up to provide a broad vary of musical systems, crossing myriad stylistic boundaries, that embrace performers and composers from Cuba, France, Eire, Singapore, South Korea, Brazil, Canada, Germany, as perfectly as Maine, California, Tennessee, Indiana, Texas, Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey.

“We are thrilled to current to the competition viewers these outstanding musicians who reflect the vast cultural prosperity and variety of The usa these days.”

Tickets obtainable at RaritanRiverMusic.org. For information and facts, contact 908-213-1100, take a look at on line or e-mail [email protected].