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Ensemble celebrates poetry of Whittier in a song cycle

Harold Shapero composed music for Whittier's poems. Harold Shapero composed music for Whittier's poems.
By David Weininger
Globe Correspondent / May 18, 2007

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Most classical-music ensembles connect with their surrounding culture by commissioning works from area composers or taking up residence at a local institution. But the Essex Chamber Music Players are exploring their Merrimack Valley community in a deeper way. (Full article: 624 words)

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