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Duxbury concert puts back-row instruments in the spotlight

The viola, the French horn, the oboe, the upright bass, the harp — they are part of every symphony orchestra, but you generally find them in the back or off to the side.

This weekend’s “Front & Center” concert by faculty members of the South Shore Conservatory will spotlight the qualities of less well-known instruments and the abilities of the musicians who play them.

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