Saturday Bands and Orchestras

Directed by Dr. Ted Schlosberg, the Saturday Bands and Orchestras are ensembles for beginning and intermediate student musicians. Parents/guardians and adult musicians are welcome to participate too!  Musicians are placed in the appropriate ensemble based on their ability.

Saturday Ensembles Include:

  • Orchestra – 2:30
  • Band /String Labs – 3:30
  • French horn ensemble – 4:30 PM
  • Trombone & Baritone ensemble
  • Jazz Lab – 1:30

Additional Saturday Programs include the Rock Performance Workshop and NJWA Jazz

Musicians must have their own instruments.  Instrument rental information is available by calling 908-789-9696.

New Jersey Workshop for the Arts: 215 Elmer St. Westfield, NJ


Scholarships/Financial Aid:

Scholarships: Write the name of the scholarship in the Scholarship field. For example if you have a professional scholarship write “Professional Scholarship” in the scholarship field.

Aid: NJWA does not want financial hardship to prevent you from being in our ensembles.

• Click here to begin applying for financial aid.

Information: Please call 908-789- 9696 or email

Photographs and/or videos of participants in this program may be used in various forms of publicly released media such as websites, social media platforms, advertisements, brochures, posters, etc. Parents/guardians of participants must notify the NJWA in writing if they do not consent to these uses of photos/videos of their child(ren).