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Governor Patrick has role in ‘World’ events

Governor Deval Patrick rehearses with conductor David Loebel and the New England Conservatory Symphony prior to Tuesday’s performance.

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Governor Deval Patrick rehearses with conductor David Loebel and the New England Conservatory Symphony prior to Tuesday’s performance.

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Better late than never. Governor Deval Patrick finally joined the New England Conservatory Symphony to narrate the words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in a performance of Joseph Schwantner’s “New Morning for the World.” Tuesday’s concert at Jordan Hall, originally scheduled for Feb. 5 but postponed due to one of this winter’s many storms, also included a performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 “Eroica.” The event was part of NEC’s ongoing “Music: Truth to Power” festival, which aims to show the role music has played in the human struggle.

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