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12.10.14
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Courtney Lewis’s code of conduct for the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Irish Times
11.06.14
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Minnesota Orchestra's Russian festival starts persuasively
The Star Tribune
05.28.14
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JACKSONVILLE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ANNOUNCES COURTNEY LEWIS AS ITS NEW MUSIC DIRECTOR
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra
02.26.14
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COURTNEY LEWIS NAMED ASSISTANT CONDUCTOR OF THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC BEGINNING IN 2014–15 SEASON
New York Philharmonic
04.19.13
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Concert Review: RPO performs "Beethoven 'Eroica'”
Rochester City Newspaper
04.06.13
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Discovery Ensemble keeps the music alive
Boston Globe
02.12.13
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Practically perfect: The Discovery Ensemble's latest
Boston Phoenix
02.04.13
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Chamber orchestra goes on a charm offensive
Boston Globe
07.24.12
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Leading lights let orchestras shine
The Irish Times
01.01.12
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The conductor
Boston Globe
11.08.11
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Discovery Ensemble shines at Sanders
Boston Globe
11.07.11
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Discovery Shows its Mettle
Boston Musical Intelligencer
10.04.11
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Probing discoveries from adept ensemble
Boston Globe
06.22.11
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CLASSICAL REVIEW: Ulster Orchestra Recital
Culture Northern Ireland
01.03.11
Alisa Weilerstein & Lera Auerbach , Miro Quartet , Courtney Lewis, Donald Runnicles, Patrick Summers, Gene Scheer, Jeremy Denk, Garrick Ohlsson, James Ehnes, Ryu Goto, Jennifer Koh, Yo-Yo Ma, Anoushka Shankar, Brooklyn Rider , Minnesota Orchestra , Michelle DeYoung, Francesca Zambello, Chanticleer
Opus 3 Artists's Best of 2010
11.12.10
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He’s a young musician on the move
The Boston Globe
11.11.10
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Plugged In : Discovery Ensemble
styleboston
11.11.10
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A Thrilling Ride With Boston's Discovery Ensemble
NPR
10.27.10
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Beethoven with the Discovery Ensemble, the BSO, and Opera Boston
The Boston Phoenix
08.10.10
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Impressive Concert from Conductor Lewis, Soloists Wolverton and Nomura
Boston Musical Intelligencer
04.30.10
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Courtney Lewis and Aaron Jay Kernis extend contracts with Minnesota Orchestra
Minnesota Orchestra
04.09.10
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A Young Conductor Leads A Noble Experiment
WBUR 90.9 FM
01.19.10
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Discovery Ensemble journeys from Bach to Stravinsky
Boston Globe
01.17.10
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Superconductor makes Discovery
Boston Herald
01.16.10
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A Young Maestro’s Noble Experiment: Classical Music For All
wbur.org
10.13.09
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The Roar Of The Crowd
The Boston Phoenix
06.10.09
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Springer vs. Nero!
The Boston Phoenix

With clear artistic vision, subtle musicality, and innovative programming, Courtney Lewis has established himself as one of his generation’s most talented conductors. Recently appointed as Music Director of the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra, a position he will assume in the 2014/15 season, Lewis is also the Assistant Conductor of the New York Philharmonic. Previous appointments have included Associate Conductor of the Minnesota Orchestra, where he made his subscription debut in the 2011/12 season, and Dudamel Fellow with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, where he debuted in the Fall of 2011. A passionate advocate of music education, Courtney Lewis is the founder and music director of Boston’s acclaimed Discovery Ensemble, a chamber orchestra dedicated not only to giving concerts of contemporary and established repertoire at the highest level of musical and technical excellence, but also bringing live music into the least privileged parts of Boston with workshops in local schools ... read full bio