Hackettstown Concert June 9th

Hackettstown Concert June 9th

Bring the whole family to join the Stone Soup Symphony for our 20th Anniversary concert! FREE admission, no tickets required. 3:00pm Saturday June 9th, 2018 Hackettstown First Presbyterian Church Handel’s Oboe Concerto Dvorak’s 8th Symphony (complete) Mussorgsky – The Great Gate of Kiev Shostakovich – Waltz #2 https://www.facebook.com/events/599995253711387/    

7:15 Start for More Oboe! 5/2/2018

7:15 Start for More Oboe! 5/2/2018

Wednesday, 5/2/2018 we are asking everyone who plays on the oboe concerto to be ready to rehearse at 7:15. If you DO NOT play on the oboe concerto, please arrive and be ready for 7:45. Thank you.

Oboe Concerto startup

Oboe Concerto startup

Hello all, This Wednesday, 4/25, we will be STARTING rehearsal with the oboe concerto. THEREFORE, if you don’t play on that piece, feel free to come a little late and we’ll start at 7:45. If you DO play on the oboe concerto, please be at rehearsal at the usual time. See you there!

Another Wed, Another Snowstorm

Another Wed, Another Snowstorm

Here we go again! I’m sorry to say that with today’s weather, I have no choice but to CANCEL tonight’s rehearsal. I REALLY hope to see everyone next week! Also, in light of all the cancellations we’ve had, April 4th will be a FULL Orchestra rehearsal, not just a string sectional.  

3/7/18 Rehearsal CANCELLED

3/7/18 Rehearsal CANCELLED

I’m sure you’ve all heard the weather reports.  Even tho this is a lovely Tuesday, we’re supposed to get BURIED with snow on Wednesday. Lots of business and schools are already announcing closings. Lots of people still don’t have power back from Friday’s storm.  A little bear told me that North Warren H.S. is open from 4-9:00…

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String Sectional Wed. Feb. 21

String Sectional Wed. Feb. 21

Hello all, This Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 will be STRINGS ONLY.  Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion are OFF for the evening. Sectionals are also planned for March 14th, and April 4th. All other Wednesdays are for FULL ORCHESTRA. Thanks!  See you there!

Rehearsal Cancelled Feb 7, 2018

Rehearsal Cancelled Feb 7, 2018

For those who don’t know our conductor that well, he can be pretty gung-ho about Stone Soup rehearsals and he’s not one to be afraid of the weather.  I can be the same way, and so I had been a bit on the fence about tonight’s rehearsal. So…  when Ed calls me and says “It’s pretty bad…

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Rehearsal is ON tonight, Jan 17th.

Rehearsal is ON tonight, Jan 17th.

I know lots of people are concerned about the weather. From what I can see, the snow has basically stopped, and the roads seem to be in pretty good shape, so we’ll proceed with our usual Wednesday night rehearsal. That said, USE YOUR JUDGEMENT.  If roads by you are bad, or if your car is terrible in…

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Rehearsals start TONIGHT! Jan. 10th. 2018

Rehearsals start TONIGHT! Jan. 10th. 2018

We had a snag last week, but I’m told it’s straightened out, so we are ON for tonight’s rehearsal. 7:30pm First Presbyterian Chapel 291 Main Street Hackettstown, NJ 07840 If you have been wanting to join, tonight is a perfect time to start! See you there!