Those colleagues also help revivify the part for her each time. She said that she was especially impressed with director Lillian Groag, with whom she’s previously worked on a production of Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro.”
“I told her, “You still made me realize a few more details than I saw before,’ ” Lee said. “This is her first ‘Butterfly’ and my 112th, and still, I was amazed that she found something new for me. We found it together.”
LSO Haiti benefit
The Longwood Symphony Orchestra will play a benefit concert at the Arlington Street Church on Sunday to raise money for the construction of a rehabilitation center in Haiti. The orchestra will perform Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons”; each of the four violin soloists in the piece has ties to Haiti, according to the LSO. Music by Mendelssohn and the Haitian composer Julio Racine is also on the program.
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