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New Music is Posted!

New Music is Posted!

To our musicians….. The parts for our Fall 2019 pops repertoire has been posted on the Repertoire page of this website. Reference recordings have been included. Please print your own parts before our next rehearsal on June 12th, 2019. If you are unable to print your parts (no printer, etc..) it’s not a problem. Just…

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Support the arts with a Smile

Support the arts with a Smile

For those unfamiliar with Amazon Smile, I’m not going to try to explain it better than Amazon did. From their website… AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the…

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Parking Arrangement

Parking Arrangement

As you know, parking on Main Street in Hackettstown has always been a challenge. Hopefully, we have a solution… Scrub-A-Dub Doggie, located at 283 Main Street, has agreed to let us use their parking lot on Wednesday nights. The parking lot is DIRECTLY behind their building.  It is accessed THROUGH the lot in between them…

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String Sectional March 13, 2019

String Sectional March 13, 2019

Just an update for everyone to remind you that March 13th will be a string sectional. All string players, please try to attend. Brass, woodwinds, and percussion should practice at home. All other Wednesdays in March are regular full orchestra rehearsals.

2/20/2019 Rehearsal CANCELLED!

2/20/2019 Rehearsal CANCELLED!

It’s another Weathery Wednesday. The roads are slick and it’s not supposed to get any better, so…Tonight’s rehearsal is CANCELLED. Since you’ll be home, PRACTICE!   Stay safe and warm tonight.  I hope to see everyone next week.

String Sectional 2/6/2019

String Sectional 2/6/2019

On Feb. 6, 2019 we will be holding a String Sectional with VIOLINS and VIOLAS ONLY. Everyone else, practice at home, and we’ll see you back on Feb. 13 for the next full rehearsal. See you then!

A Terrific 20 Years!

A Terrific 20 Years!

Now that I finally got the recordings from the Holiday concert posted on the website (Thanks Al) and have a moment to reflect, I just wanted to thank everyone who had a hand in making Stone Soup Symphony’s 20th Anniversary year a great one.It wouldn’t have been possible without the volunteers, local businesses, fans, and of course our musicians…

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Holiday Concert December 8th, 2018 at 3:00pm

Holiday Concert December 8th, 2018 at 3:00pm

Stone Soup Symphony is looking forward to celebrating our 20th Annual Holiday Concert this year! Please join us! December 8th, 2018 at 3:00pm Hackettstown First Presbyterian Church 298 Main Street Hackettstown, NJ 07840 We’ll be featuring repertoire by Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Leroy Anderson, and some beautiful new pieces. Admission is free, and we encourage you to…

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We’re Recruiting String Players!

We’re Recruiting String Players!

We’re Recruiting String Players! Violin, Viola, Cello, or Bass Stone Soup Symphony needs YOU! We’re looking to boost the size of our string sections. BASS PLAYERS URGENTLY NEEDED Stone Soup Symphony offers scholarships to graduating high school seniors. Here’s some pieces we’re looking at for next year. Help us play them! Saint-Saëns – Danse Macabre and/or Bacchanale Bizet…

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