Longwood Symphony Orchestra

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Longwood Symphony Orchestra (LSO)
Location Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Principal conductor Ronald Feldman
Website www.longwoodsymphony.org

The Longwood Symphony Orchestra is a volunteer non-profit orchestra based in Boston, Massachusetts, composed of medical professionals. Their concerts act as fundraisers for health-related non-profit organizations. It was founded in 1982 by members of the Harvard Medical School. They perform four concerts a year in Jordan Hall at the New England Conservatory, plus a summer outdoors concert at the Hatch Shell. The current music director and conductor is Ronald Feldman. The orchestra has been profiled in the Wall Street Journal,[1] the Boston Globe,[2] and the Boston Herald.[3] In June 2007, the Longwood Symphony Orchestra accepted the 2007 MetLife Award for Excellence in Community Engagement from the American Symphony Orchestra League.


  1. ^ Scherer, Barrymore Laurence (2005-05-12). "Practicing the Healing Art of Music". Wall Street Journal (Dow Jones & Company). Retrieved 2007-09-04. 
  2. ^ Dyer, Richard (2004-12-07). "Director makes a resounding debut". Boston Globe. Archived from the original on 2007-06-30. Retrieved 2007-09-04. 
  3. ^ Powers, Keith (2004-08-19). "Playing docs treat crowd to Mozart". Boston Herald. Archived from the original on 2007-06-30. Retrieved 2007-09-04. 

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