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Courtney Lewis, a native of Belfast, Ireland, will lead the Minnesota Orchestra in a two-hour performance Tuesday in Dawson. Lewis is the associate conductor for the orchestra. Submitted

Belfast-born conductor to lead Minnesota Orchestra at Dawson performance


Courtney Lewis credits a "really wonderful high school music teacher'' with igniting his passion for classical and orchestral music.

It has taken him from his native Belfast, Ireland, to his role today in front of the Minnesota Orchestra as its associate conductor.

Now it's his turn to inspire others.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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