By BWW Newsdesk
April 3, 2019
New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Eric Wyrick takes center stage in a pair of double concertos, pairing with electric guitarist Steven Mackey in Mackey’s Four Iconoclastic Episodes and with Sphinx Competition winner Annelle Gregory in Bach’s Concerto for Two Violins-May 16-19. Music Director Xian Zhang conducts the program, which also features Beethoven’s Leonore Overture No. 3 and Weber’s Overture to Oberon.
Performances take place on May 16 at 1:30 pm and May 18 at 8 pm at NJPAC in Newark; May 17 at 8 pm at Richardson Auditorium in Princeton and May 19 at 3 pm at State Theatre New Jersey in New Brunswick.
Gregory is the 2017 senior winner of the Sphinx Competition. She appears with the NJSO as part of the Orchestra’s continuing partnership with the Sphinx Organization, a non-profit dedicated to transforming lives through the power of diversity in the arts.