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Florida Matters Newsmaker: Florida Orchestra Music Director Michael Francis

Tim Redman
Florida Orchestra Music Director Michael Francis

The Florida Orchestra has begun its 48th season, and the orchestra has a new music director. 

This week on Florida Matters (Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 11 at 7:30 a.m.), we feature a newsmaker special with Michael Francis, who has gained a reputation as an international conductor, having been at the helm of major orchestras across North America, Asia and Europe. 


Miss the broadcast? Listen to the full show here.

The complete schedule for the Florida Orchestra is available at this link


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