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Soprano Dawn Upshaw (second from right) and fellows from Tanglewood's summer program performed the world premiere of Michael Gandolfi's Carroll in Numberland July 25. Boston Symphony Orchestra hide caption

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Deceptive Cadence

At 75, Tanglewood's Student Program Holds Focus On New Music And People Making It

The Boston Symphony's summer program for young musicians has long been commissioning works and fostering new talent.

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Adopting A Buddhist Ritual To Mourn Miscarriage, Abortion

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Ungodly Fruit Wax Tailor
Chinese Tale PDP
Triptych, Pt. 3 Blockhead
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Peppy The Mar-Keys

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At Sandra Bland Vigils, Activists Say Seeds Of Change Must Be Sown In Person

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Soprano Dawn Upshaw (second from right) and fellows from Tanglewood's summer program performed the world premiere of Michael Gandolfi's Carroll in Numberland July 25. Boston Symphony Orchestra hide caption

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Boston Symphony Orchestra

At 75, Tanglewood's Student Program Holds Focus On New Music And People Making It

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Magical Trumpets Gunther Schuller
Dock Running Red Snapper

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