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Courtney Lewis conducts the Discovery Ensemble. (Eric Antoniou/Courtesy)
Courtney Lewis conducts the Discovery Ensemble. (Eric Antoniou/Courtesy)

Courtney Lewis, co-founder and conductor of Boston's Discovery Ensemble chamber orchestra, is one of the hottest young names in classical music.

At 26, the Belfast-born maestro splits his time between Boston and Minneapolis, where he serves as associate conductor of the Minnesota Orchestra.

Lewis joins us to talk about the Discovery Ensemble's upcoming concert of Romantic music at Harvard's Sanders Theatre.

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  • The Discovery Ensemble presents "Three Faces of Romanticism," music of Wagner, Schreker, and Schumann, Thursday, March 17 at 7:30 PM at Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, Cambridge

This segment aired on March 15, 2011.

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