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BSO conductor Andris Nelsons at the train station in Osaka, Japan. (Andrea Shea/WBUR)MoreCloseclosemore
BSO conductor Andris Nelsons at the train station in Osaka, Japan. (Andrea Shea/WBUR)

The Boston Symphony Orchestra is almost 7,000 miles away from home this week. They're taking their show on the road with a four-city tour of Japan.

WBUR's Andrea Shea is there with the musicians, crew and music director Andris Nelsons. She joined Weekend Edition from Japan to discuss the beginning of the tour.

This segment aired on November 5, 2017.

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