Peter and the Wolf and Music from Around the World

Grunin Center for the Arts 1 College Dr, Toms River

Performed live at the Grunin Center for the Arts on the campus of Ocean County College and at schools throughout New Jersey, Serge Prokofiev’s famous story, Peter and the Wolf, is known and loved by people around the world. Experience this classic in the woodwind and percussion version performed by the Garden State Philharmonic Woodwind Quintet, as we take a trip around the world with additional music by Claude Debussy, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Scott Joplin, Valerie Coleman, and Zequinha de Abreu. Featuring Narrator and Baritone,  Edward Pleasant,  this concert is great for people of all ages.

From Bach to the Beatles

Grunin Center for the Arts 1 College Dr, Toms River

Enjoy music by Bach, Beethoven, and Rachmaninoff, as well as a new violin concerto based upon melodies by the Beatles, as we explore the relationship of classical music to popular music.