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NY Philharmonic plays 'music of conscience' in premiere-heavy season

The New York Philharmonic will celebrate immigrants and highlight "music of conscience" in a strikingly modern season that features five world premieres. The leading US orchestra late Tuesday announced its first season under incoming music director Jaap van Zweden, a Dutch violinist turned maestro who some observers had presumed to be most interested in leading refined performances of the classical canon.
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