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The New Jersey State Opera Guild invites you to a gala concert and reception at the beautifully decorated Van Vleck House & Gardens. A festive holiday program will feature our Artistic Director and renowned pianist Albert Stanziano and our talented New Jersey State Opera singers.

Saturday, December 5, 2015, 3pm

Van Vleck House & Gardens
21 Van Vleck Street
Montclair NJ 07042
$45.00 per person
RSVP - Limited Seating


Please mail your check payable to the NEW JERSEY STATE OPERA GUILD, c/o Karen Toepper, 56 Signal Hill Tr., Sparta, NJ 07871.

For further information please call 973-519-3472.

Albert Stanziano, Artistic Director of the New Jersey State Opera, will accompany renowned Metropolitan Opera soprano Olga Makarina, in a recital of arias, duets, and Russian songs at West Point Military Academy in West Point, New York on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 8:00pm.

The recital is under the auspices of the Department of Foreign Languages.

The event is open to the public and tickets are free. A valid form of ID is required for entry to the Academy.

For further information please contact Mr. Stanziano at 973-779-6649.

The New Jersey State Opera Guild held a gala concert and reception, featuring renowned pianist and NJ State Opera Artistic Diretor Albert Stanziano, accompanied by acclaimed New Jersey State Opera singers, at Van Vleck House & Gardens in Montclair, NJ on April 25, 2015.

The New Jersey State Opera Company Welcomes Albert Stanziano As New Artistic Director

The New Jersey State Opera Company is proud to introduce its new Artistic Director, Mr. Albert Stanziano.

Mr. Stanziano is a graduate of Oberlin Conservatory where has also served as an Assistant Professor. He received his Master Degree in piano performance from The Julliard School. A founding member of the Ariadne Piano Trio, he has done numerous recital programs with eminent violinists and cellists, and also toured extensively in Europe as a soloist. In addition to his duties with the New Jersey State Opera Company, he is a faculty member at the Military Academy at West Point.

Come Celebrate Spring! The New Jersey State Opera Guild invites you to join us for a Gala Concert and Reception, featuring renowned Pianist Albert Stanziano who will accompany acclaimed New Jersey State Opera singers.

New Jersey State Opera is proud to announce the 2015 Alfredo Silipigni Vocal Competition. Prizes ranging from $200 to $3,000 will be awarded to eight performers ages 18-35, who will also be asked to perform at two gala concerts for the NJSO later this year. Audition locations are available in Philadelphia, New York City, and Clifton, NJ, and the finals will be held June 6 at the Aprea Theatre.
2015 Operlogue Series

2015 Operalogue Dates:

March 19: Gianni Schicchi and Turandot
April 16: Comparison of Gounod's FAUST & Boito's MEFISTOFELE
May 21: Continuation of FAUST and MEFISTOFELE Comparison
June 18: TBA

All operalogues are from 7pm-9pm.

More details coming soon!

Meet Our Executives
Al Lembo, Jr., President, Board of Directors

Al Lembo, Jr.

President, Board of Directors
Edward Perretti, Executive Director

Edward Perretti

Executive Director
Albert Stanziano, Artistic Director

Albert Stanziano

Artistic Director
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Saturday | December 5
Van Vleck House & Gardens