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Berkeley Symphony was founded in 1969 as the Berkeley Promenade Orchestra by Thomas Rarick, a protégé of the great English Maestro Sir Adrian Boult. The Orchestra, reflecting the spirit of the times, performed in street dress and at unusual locations such as the University Art Museum. The orchestra evolved under the leadership of Maestro  Kent Nagano , who served as Berkeley Symphony's music director from 1978 to 2009. The 30-year partnership between Nagano and Berkeley Symphony is unlike...
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