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Romeo and Juliet and Muti

November 12th, 2019 2:33 PM

Music for the soul: Riccardo Muti led the Symphony of Oak Park-River Forest in rehearsing Sergei Prokofiev's "Romeo and Juliet, op. 64." on Sunday in Austin. The rehearsal has become something of an annual tradition for Muti and the Symphony. | SHANEL ROMAIN/Contributor

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By SHANEL ROMAIN

Contributor

Chicago Symphony Orchestra's Riccardo Muti, conducts the Symphony of Oak Park–River Forest during a rehearsal held at the Kehrein Center for the Arts in Austin on Nov. 10.

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