BSO Founder Henry Lee Higginson

CLASSICAL MUSIC/99.5 Backstage With Brian Bell

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Brian Bell talks with author Joseph Horowitz about his 2012 book Moral Fire: Musical Portraits from America's Fin-de-Siècle, which features a portrait of, among others, Henry Lee Higginson, the founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

(portrait of Henry Lee Higginson by John Singer Sargent, via Wikimedia Commons)